Portinho da Arrábida beach is a small beach located next to the small village of Portinho da Arrábida, in the municipality of Setúbal, in Portugal.
Located in the Serra da Arrábida Natural Park, Praia do Portinho is one of the most beautiful in Portugal. Its white and fine sands and the varied shades of blue of the clear waters contrast with the green vegetation of the Serra, forming a beautiful scenery.
A charming fishing village located in an idyllic spot on the edge of clear emerald or turquoise waters, with a couple of the best restaurants in the region.Portinho da Arrábida It is one of the most famous postcard images of the best beaches in Arrábida.
In 2010, Portinho da Arrábida beach was considered one of the “Seven Natural Wonders of Portugal” in the Beaches and Cliffs category.
The Serra da Arrábida Natural Park comprises some of the most beautiful beaches in Portugal.
Access : Coordinates: 38.47691, -8.98386 / Praia do Portinho da Arrábida , located in the municipality of Setúbal and district of Distrito de Setúbal, in the southern part of the country, 30 km south of Lisbon the country’s capital.
- Portinho da Arrábida ,It is a sandy-rocky beach, being more sandy as you walk east ,It consists of a bay of calm and transparent waters, great for diving.
- At the eastern end, during low tide, it is possible to access, by swimming or by the cliff, the neighboring Praia dos Coelhos.
- Diving : it is possible to practice diving to observe the marine diversity, although spearfishing is prohibited as the seabed is also considered a nature reserve.
- facilities and services : Rental of awnings – parasols , Rental of light boats , Pub ,restaurant , Security – Surveillance.
Go next : The traditional fishing village , the historic Fort of Santa Maria da Arrábida / Setúbal , a city and seaport in Portugal, / Sesimbra , a city and port , part of the Greater Lisbon metropolitan area.