Beach-going in Lisbon
- stroll along the beach
- dive into the Atlantic Ocean
- have dinner at sunset, overlooking the sea
- taste the seafood
Situated at the mouth of the River Tagus where it meets the Ocean, Lisbon is a city with a strong connection to the sea, and is the only European capital with Atlantic beaches.
It’s essential, therefore, to take a walk along the coast or spend a few days on the beach.
With more than two dozen Blue Flag beaches to choose from, the coast has excellent conditions for water sports and attracts surfers and bodyboarders from around the world, with all levels of experience.
The experts say that the best waves in Europe are here, with a great diversity of types of wave and beach or rock breaks.