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Cape Sardao

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Vicentina Coast at its best

Some of the best views of the Vicentina Coast can be had from this cape. Next to the lighthhouse... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Tiago B
Girona, Spain
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Powerful and Spectacular View

This should be one of the scenic spots you must visit. It is well-marked and probably very busy... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Houston, Texas
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Some of the best views of the Vicentina Coast can be had from this cape. Next to the lighthhouse there is a parking space where you can leave the car and explore the cape area. Be sure to go up and down the coast around...More

1  Thank Tiago B
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This should be one of the scenic spots you must visit. It is well-marked and probably very busy during high peak season. There are a few viewpoints in the area, all you have to do is follow the path — to experience powerful waves, jagged...More

Thank Darthguppy
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Breathtaking views here and all along the coastal path - The Fishermans Way - part of The Rota Vicentina. Be careful on the cliff path itself and research your route if you intent to walk it. Also working lighthouse that has open days which are...More

1  Thank Nicola-Jane-Brown
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Very nice view on rocks & storks nest. It worth to spend some time walking along the rocks. Better have telephote to zoom them in

Thank fidolich
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Breathtaking landscape! If you like the ocean this is a must go. Was there in a perfect, sunny day, and walked around the steep scarps and was absolutely deligthed.

Thank Louisw1091
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

If you're a nature lover then you must visit Cabo Sardão. There are a few sight seeing spots. Athough there's a route along the cliffside, you can always find some new and interesting sites to photograph from but please be very carefull and use your...More

1  Thank HugoSampaio
Reviewed June 7, 2017

The steep cliffs surrouding Cabo Sardao are beautiful and made extra special by the stork's nesting on some of these cliffs. You will want to have your camera ready. Bring your hiking shoes. The Rota Vicentina trails can take you north or south. Either direction...More

Thank travelbug592
Reviewed June 7, 2017

Beautiful view of the coast from Cabo Sardão. There is a very nicely prepared trail running north and south from there.

Thank kitwalker38
Reviewed March 28, 2017

We stopped by here, thinking we'd just pop out of the car and take a look. I returned to fetch my camera and binoculars! So much to see and nice walks, all along the cliffs in either direction from the lighthouse. We were lucky with...More

1  Thank bonsternm1
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Pure nature at it’s best. The view. The smells. And a load full a trails to enjoy calmly. If you want time to breath, that’s your spot.

Thank Nuno F
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