About Surfing in Portugal
Surfing in Portugal is renowned throughout Europe. Some of the largest waves can be found at Nazaré on the central Portuguese coast. Espinho south of Porto is popular with bodyboarders. The more protected west coast of the Algarve, north of Sagres, is excellent for beginners and experienced surfers alike. Other known spots are Nazaré, Ericeira and Figueira da Foz near Coimbra.
Supertubos is the original surf destination in Portugal while Nazaré and Ericeira both attract highly talented local surfers and travelling pros.