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Top of the Cliff, Nazare 2450-076, Portugal
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All reviewsthe cliffstunning viewsstalls sellingby footbeach arealovely plazawaves rollinglocal restaurants arehistoric placeworth the effortsurfing beachthe main squarecouple of hourssmall feerecord breakingparking is limitedwalk up
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When I looked for a rental property in Portugal I was drawn to Sitio with its fabulous views and quaint buildings. Overlooking the main town of nazare, Sitio is quite stunning and the funicular railway allows a speedy and frequent descent to the main town...More

Thank tracy j
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the place where huge breakers hit the beach at certain times of the year. On the day of the visit the waves were small but plenty to do on the waterfront. A good place to spend a half day, walking along the promenade...More

Thank GordonW318
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice old town, nice cathedral, with a huge open square with nice shops and cafe's around. Unfortunately, it is geared to tourists, with shops selling trinkets, and little old ladies selling home made snacks. The view of Nazare from the Mirador is...More

Thank alikarim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ride the funicular to the top. Cute little items to buy. Cute little church to visit. Great views of the beach and town.

Thank Cynthia M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You can walk up or down from the City Centre of Nazaré or take the tram up to the top of the city. We decided take to the tram up. The view from there was amazing. We decided to walk down to the fort and...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I was skeptical about paying to go inside as i thought it was just another platform for the already tremendous views. I know nothing about surfing but was glad i went inside to see the signed surfboards & comments from the greatest surfers in the...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2018

Take the funicular to the top for outstanding views of the coastline. Beach at the top is touted has having the largest surfing waves in the world.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Foi uma manha.fantastica passada no sitio. The portuguese are very good people and frindely I will be back for see the biggest waves in world Praia de Norte thanks Nazare.

Thank Antonio C
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Sitio, located above the fishing village of Nazare still has an old world feel to it. The centre square is a great place to wander, taking in the sights of the church, stalls operated by the women of seven skirts, and merchants selling local crafts....More

1  Thank FWontheroad
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

You can drive here or get the Ascensor from Nazare. Very nice cliff top town with views and lots of shops and tourist traps. Some history too.

Thank Bob P
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Margaret V
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Response from nicolas s | Reviewed this property |
we found it easy to park near the mirador on top and see the view and the small chapel . however the fort is in another part of nazare' and it would be a long walk and take quite some time. . alternatively one could park in... More
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hijacs
May 25, 2015|
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Response from Arlivrett1953 | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus service, search for schedules on "Rede Expresso", to the center of Nazaré, close to the market and near the beach. Within 10 minutes walk you use a local ralway, cable car that in less than five minutes... More
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