Pictures

Santa Rita Beach, Santa Cruz

Campo Real Golf Course, Torres Vedras

Ribeira d'Ilhas Beach, Ericeira

Pedestrian routes indicated

Foz do Lizandro Beach, Ericeira

Paraglidin gover the sea, Santa Cruz

Playa d'El Rey Golf Course, Óbidos

Horse riding

Bom Sucesso Golf Course, Óbidos

Activities

A short distance from Quinta de Almagra, the region offers a huge range of activities, providing you with a even more complete holiday:

  • BEACH - At a 25 to 50km distance, between the towns of Peniche, Ericeira and SantaCruz, you can choose from over 30 different beaches.
  • SURF / WINDSURF - Surfing–Ericeira's recent distinction as a World Reserve Surf, confirms its beaches as among the best in Europe for this sport.
  • GOLF - Only 10 km. away from the Quinta de Almagra you will find one of the newest golf courses in Portugal, but if golf is truly your passion within a radius of 45 to 60 minutes you can find more than 20 other golf courses.
  • BATHS / SPA - The western region has always been known for its hot springs. Now, with the rise of the Spas the choice is even more diversified.
  • GASTRONOMY - From an exceptional range of fresh fish through to traditional soups and hunting meat and the inevitable portuguese pastries ... be prepared to eat like the gods!
  • WINE TOURISM - The west region of Portugal produces the most wine per unit of area per capita and Torres Vedras is the first national producer of wine.
  • TREKKING / MOUNTAINEERING -  If you love this practice stroll to the neighboring Montejunto mountain range, where different locations of varying difficulty climbing are expecting you.

And much more:

  • The most Portuguese of Portugal Carnavals in Torres Vedras.
  • Visit the Berlengas Natural Park , the only island in Continental Portugal.
  • The museum and dinosaur footprints in Lourinhã.
  • Lines of Torres Vedras, where for the first time, Napoleon's forces were defeated with the help of english armies.

For further details, see the following map