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Alcacer do Sal 7580, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

of simpler times and traditional way of life. Unique harbor with various wooden docks and associated fishing boats

Thank wwglobetrotr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Carrasqueira is still the most traditional village within the Comporta Estate and the Cais Palafitico takes you back in history to see how for years the local fishermen have set sail from this destination. Photo's taken here at sunset, will probably be some of the...More

Thank ronald w
Reviewed 9 October 2018

this is well worth a detour, so quaint and a view of years ago. the town is cute with a bunch of great little restaurants

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Beautiful place to visit. All is wood construction, done by the local fishers. Great place for the photographers (amateurs or professionals) for a beautiful sunset shot. wear the anti-mosquito product.

Thank chirik68
Reviewed 13 August 2018

This small wooden harbor is located at 7 kilometers from the city of Comporta and is worth the journey. It consists of small wooden houses and footbridges. Having seen it at both low and high tide, we preferred the high tide. The only concern for...More

Thank leonardo_1964
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This place doesn't look much from the road but once you step onto the wobbly boards there are wonderful, spooky and magical views. It is so worth the visit. The local town is also very nice with lots of restaurants which had unfortunately stopped serving...More

Thank willowEastAnglia
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Curious place where the boat docks are made with sticks and boards. Very beautiful at the sunset and during high tide. Be careful if you decide to walk on the boards. They are very old and some may be broken. You can take nice photos...More

Thank Vitor A
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

A place to remember, always... I recommend a walk there on the sunset... very special and romantic! It’s a single place, very interesting historically and very nice for photographing!

Thank nonomt
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Interesting to see and an incredibly photogenic place at sunset. In the summer, bring your repellent, mosquitoes will devour you!

Thank anasarmen2
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Was a pleasant surprise! Some would think they have traveled to Asia and are standing somewhere in Bangladesh or Vietnam etc..such is the similarity! Indeed this is the reality of how this village lives and the great seafood they provide us tourists!

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