Praia Grande, Sintra

4.2
#3 of 8 in Beaches in Sintra Municipality
Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Surfers from all over the world flock to Praia Grande for its moderately large waves and fun atmosphere. This sandy shoreline offers year-round swells and more opportunities for water sports like skimboarding and bodyboarding. With such a long stretch, it's easy to find a space to yourself on the sand or on the waves. Although the waters are slightly colder than on southern beaches, visitors will find plenty of amenities available for a comfortable beach visit. Sun loungers and umbrellas are available for rent, and restaurants are steps past the sand. Arrange your visit to Praia Grande and discover more family-friendly attractions in Sintra using our Sintra trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Praia Grande

Praia Grande reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
372 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • It's a great place with a long sandy beach , beautiful landscape and clean water. Free parking and shower all along the beach. There are some restaurants as well. We had a good time when the tide...  more »
  • We went to a restaurant there for lunch and whjile at it we took a very nice a long walk on the beach. It was November, so no change of swimming, and the specific day was really windy so there were...  more »

Plan your trip to Sintra

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.