www.visitportugal.com

Nautical Tourism

Marina de Lagos
Place: Lagos

The extensive Portuguese Atlantic coast is a paradise for lovers of pleasure boating, who will find here the perfect sea for them.

With calm waters for quiet sailing, or rough waters ensuring higher levels of adrenaline, the ocean displays its various moods that present no difficulties for those who know it well. The beauty of the landscape is a constant, with its towering cliffs, sand dunes and beaches, providing excellent settings for all water sports.

 Boat Trips_Ponta de São Lourenço ©Turismo da Madeira
Boat Trips_Ponta de São Lourenço ©Turismo da Madeira

Some areas are considered among the best regatta locations in the world, so they often host international events and races. In the depths of the sea, divers can discover a world of biodiversity, with fish of every colour and even ancient treasures.

Diving in Azores_ Formigas Islets ©Nuno Sá and Turismo dos Açores
Diving in Azores_ Formigas Islets ©Nuno Sá and Turismo dos Açores

The History of Portugal is full of exploits by explorers who crossed uncharted seas, sailing beyond capes and braving storms, to reach the other side of the world. These days, sailing is done with the support of the latest technology, but the love of the sea, of adventure and of welcoming those who come to visit remains.

Horta Marina_Faial Island_Azores ©Gustav
Horta Marina_Faial Island_Azores ©Gustav

And visitors arriving by sea will find marinas and yacht harbours all over the country, with excellent facilities and services, where they can dock safely to then explore other wonderful places ashore.


Search
Advanced search


Marina de vilamoura
Place: Vilamoura
Photo: José Manuel
Marinas and Yacht Harbours in the Algarve
Arriving in the Algarve by boat, you will find many places along the coast where you can safely dock. The Marinas and Yacht Harbours offer all the amenities and services you might need and have many (...)

Sailing
Place: estoril
Photo: Turismo do Estoril
Sailing
With its mild climate, bright sunshine and favourable winds, sailing along the Portuguese coast is a great pleasure. As always in the Atlantic Ocean, it is sometimes calm for a relaxed spot of (...)

Marina de Vilamoura
Place: Vilamoura
Photo: Turismo de Portugal
Vilamoura and its marina
Modern, lively and sophisticated, Vilamoura has developed around its marina, and is today one of the largest leisure resorts in Europe. The town is built around a tourist resort begun in the 1970s. (...)

Pages

Advanced search
Planning See your selected contents and create your own Plan or Brochure
Forgotten your password?
Login using social networks
*Please wait *The password recovery instructions will be sent to your e-mail. *E-mail not sent. Try again.
Login using social networks

This site uses cookies to enhance the browsing experience and does not keep data on the identification of users.
You can disable this feature in your browser settings. To learn more, see the Terms of Use and Personal Data Processing

close