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  • Average5%
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“beautiful beach”(115 reviews)
“car park”(62 reviews)
“the cliff”(60 reviews)
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Ways to Experience Praia da Marinha
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a great day! Our guide, Ralf, with GraspaWasp, was terrific!!! He lives in the area and knows it so well that he took us to absolutely sublime spots that are not what you find listed everywhere. Three Brothers Beach and Ponta das Piedades were...More

Thank Denise P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful beach , clear waters , golden sand, sunshine, pure heaven , what’s not to love about this place, well worth a visit,

1  Thank holidaylady21
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful, but very rocky. Probably the most beautiful in Europe. Beware to cut feet on rocks under water. Free parking near beach.

Thank Agnis U
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is recommended to arrive early as the place is a victim of its success. Large parking available, but really chaotic and already full at 11 am. Otherwise, you can also park on the side of the road. The beach itself is absolutely wonderful. In...More

Thank CPJD00
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had read that this was one of the best beaches in the world! And it didn’t dissapoint. The place looks just like the beautiful images I saw on google images! I was staying in Lagos, and I took a train to the Estombar-Lagoa station....More

Thank Sillybean1975
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful beaches I ever visited. The place is easy to find and the beach is easy to access. The beach on the the left hand is worth it. You just have to access it by putting walking a bit in the...More

Thank danimujica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There’s nothing like it! Easy walk/hike just above called seven hanging valleys is absolutely amazing. Walk the cliffs to Bengali beach for lunch, walk back and spend the afternoon on the beautiful beach.

Thank Megsrd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery surrounding this beach . We visited on a semi cloudy morning at 10.30 and not too busy but getting busier by 2pm when left. Parking free but persons from homeless groups wearing yellow tabard showed us to space and we donated 5euros. Stunning...More

Thank anorchfygol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely one of the nicest beaches we’ve ever visited. We arrived early thanks to previous reviews and had no problem parking. By 9:30 am the beach was crowded. I highly recommend seeing this beach and visiting the caves and walking around the cliffs. The views...More

Thank Chantal L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach itself is beautiful. It’s quite a long way down from the parking area but It’s worth it. But bear in mind that there are rocks in the water so it’s not easy to get it and get out, especially when there are waves....More

1  Thank Małgorzata B
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Lindsay L
22 August 2018|
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Response from Ian P | Reviewed this property |
We did not see any. There are definitely kayaks available to rent at Benagil beach.
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Tintin_Herge77
25 February 2018|
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Response from Jake C | Reviewed this property |
Excellent answers from Alex and Cyrus (above). An alternative: We walked from to the village and down to a nearby beach and then to the beach at Carveiro, using roads, paths and some sidewalks. Be cautious of vehicle... More
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Lauri M
22 April 2017|
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Response from Paresh-Lon | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lauri. We had a rental car and we travelled the other way round. From our hotel near Marinha towards Albufeira. It was a leisurely drive through internal small roads and also the mahor roads. Took about a total of 40... More
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