Category: Beaches


An enchanting journey crossing a Nature Reserve by narrow gauge train. On About one hour’s drive eastwards from Ferragudo is to be found the island beach of Barril. Although this beach is a run of the mill naturist beach, the journey makes arriving worthwhile. Take the A22 Motorway eastwards, towards Spain, leaving at Junction signposted […]


A very well sheltered beach from all but southerly winds From Lagos continue westwards along the EN125 until the roundabout junction of the A22 and EN125 (you may join the rout at this junction if you have come from the motorway A22 from Portimão) take the exit labeled to Sagres. At the junction with Parque […]

Cabanas Velhas

A Large, sandy bay with plenty of rocks and undulating cliffs to provide shelter, well frequented by naturists from the nearby campsite, which has a small area dedicated to naturist campers. From Lagos take the EN125 towards Sagres. From the roundabout junction of the A22 and EN125 (you may join the rout at this junction […]

Meia Praia

A long sandy beach with dunes behind providing shelter from any winds. Take the EN125 direction for Lagos. At the third set of traffic lights (16k) in Vila de Odiaxere, turn left following the signs for Meia Praia and Palmeiras golf. Enter the gateway of Palmeiras golf and continue along the tarmac road with a […]

Isla de Tavira

Attractive, sandy island reached by frequent ferryboats from the mainland. It’s about an hours drive from Ferragudo to Tavira, leaving the A22 motorway at junction 16 and continuing 4 km along the N270 signposted Tavira. Follow signs for Centro, passing this delightfully pretty old town. Upon reaching the river, turn right southwards, signposted Praia. Continue […]