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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This beach was the first one I visited in Portugal. I was no prepared for the beauty of the beach, the sandy beaches and the great waves. A must do!

Thank debbythesea16
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Praia Grande is a nice sandy beach with beautiful cliffs on the south side and plenty of restaurants. It has public transportation from Sintra. To get to the beach by public transportation you can take the Sintra Tram (also known as the Elétrico) or the...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Nice little diversion if you're driving along the coast from Cascais to Sintra. Not the best beach, but the kilometer-or-so long strip of beach and shops has a pretty chill surfer vibe. Take the first parking spot you find... there won't be many more! We...More

Thank Ian O
Reviewed 1 June 2017

On the plus side, it is easy to park nearby. However, the buildings along the beach are ugly and there is none of the spectacular scenery of the other beaches along this coast. Might be better for learning to surf, but in terms of pure...More

1  Thank Duncan P
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We went with our kids to Praia Grande beach yesterday, I was able to leave the work earlier and we have school holidays. The whether is great this time of year in Portugal, a sunny day with more than 25 degrees. Praia Grande is near...More

Thank Fernando T
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful secluded dog friendly beach. Several options for food and drink. Surf schools. Good parking.

Thank FrexicanJoseph
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Praia grande should be named Praia Pequeno. Is one of the smallest beach that I ever seen. We tried to eat at the biggest restaurant there with the best view but after we received (over 40 mins) some shrimps boiled in very used oil we...More

Thank Daniel968
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I like Praia Grande best in the winter months, when the enormous stretch of sand is nearly yours alone. At low tide, you can explore the rocks on the southern end, and on the northern end make your way to Praia Pequena. The best thing...More

Thank JaninedeBric
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We found this beach by accident when exploring the area. It is absolutely beautiful! There is also a great restaurant right in front of the beach with spectacular views and amazing food - Bar do Fundo

Thank Laura d
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great stop for a coffee and enjoy the surfers, or learn to surf. Waves are big and cliff is beautiful.

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