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Riverside beach

The water is cold! But lovely for a dip if you are a confident swimmer. The sand is so fine, it’s... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
JimsterandtheG
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Bandon, Ireland
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Riverside beach.

Praia do Farol is more of a riverside beach where the ocean and Mira River join forces. There is a... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
FWontheroad
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Vancouver, Canada
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Aug 10, 2018
“Riverside beach”
Jul 27, 2018
“Riverside beach.”
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Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

The water is cold! But lovely for a dip if you are a confident swimmer. The sand is so fine, it’s great. It was windy so a parasol and wind breaker are useful.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JimsterandtheG
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Praia do Farol is more of a riverside beach where the ocean and Mira River join forces. There is a lovely stretch of sand on the north side of the river which morphs to rocky tables reaching out to the sea. Just a short walk...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank FWontheroad
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a resting point on our way to Lisbon. Most beaches on west coast are high waves and strong current and this beach also offers calm and shallow water for swimming for families with babies.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sydney_park_ey
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

A bit more open to the sea, the stream here is really powerful. After the lighthouse, there are a lot of rocks on the beach, so not the best place to swim, but great for a sunset!

Date of experience: July 2018
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