Praia do Norte, Nazare

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Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Praia do Norte (‘North Beach’) is a beach located in Nazaré, Portugal, which due to its giant white breaking waves is famed for its surfing conditions. Nazaré's waves were listed on the Guinness Book of Records for the biggest waves ever surfed.

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  • Not a good beach for swimming. But beautiful and windswept. The water is rough and the currents are very strong.  more »
  • I was there in October 2019. This is where the biggest waves in the world break but a little further out. Even though I didn`t see the huge waves, I loved the beach, the fact that I was in....  more »
  • Simple fab to watch the waves and surfers! Impressive view even when the waves aren't spectacularly high.
  • Sick waves, one of the best shoreys I've surfed. Pretty epic up to 10 ft. Over that it gets into hell man category.

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