Praia de Nazaré
Wide sandy beach for walks or loungers, salty sea air, waves and gusts of wind in front of which you can protect yourself behind sand hills. Fantastic sunsets can be observed here.
Nazaré - The Biggest Waves in the World
There are no waves on any beach in the world like the northern beach of Nazaré, Portugal. At 30 meters or more, it is the waves that happen here only in winter. For big wave surfers, Nazaré's giant waves are now a record-breaking place. The gigantic waves of Nazareth have to do with very special geological conditions.
Fátima - catholic pilgrimage place
Fátima is 50 km from Valado dos Frades and has about 9,500 inhabitants. It is a place of pilgrimage for many Catholics hoping for a miraculous improvement in their illnesses. Fátima is Portugal's most important port of call for pilgrims from all over the world, even before the Portuguese Way of Santiago (Caminho Português).
Monte de São Bartolomeu
Beautiful view to the beach, the atlantic and to Nazaré.
Av. Vieira Guimarães 2450-000, Nazaré, Portugal
Mercado Municipal de Nazare - farmers market
The market hall is located in the middle of Nazaré. You get everything your heart desires. Freshly caught fish, fruits, vegetables, nuts, sweet potatoes from the oven, cheese, sausage and homemade cakes / pies.
Monestary of Alcobaca
The Monastery of Alcobaca has been a World Heritage Site since 1989 and is one of the largest monasteries in Portugal, with the largest church in the country today.
It is one of the most attractive historical sites in Portugal, with over 250.000 visitors a year.