Ericeira is considered Portugal’s surfing capital and is also the first World Surfing Reserve in Europe. Best of all, surfing in Ericeira is an all-year-round activity. With awesome beaches, near-perfect surf spots, a strong surf culture, you’re bound to have a great surf trip here. Ericeira offers surf breaks for all levels with the surf spots Foz do Lizandro and Seo Juliao (for beginners), Ribeira d’Ilhas (intermediate) Coxos, Pedra Branca (experienced) and more! Besides, Ericeira is also known for its crazy parties, resulting in a lot of missed morning surf sessions!
The jewel in the crown of Portuguese surf, Ericeira is often compared to Mexico’s Baja California and Australia’s Gold Coast. Are you wondering why?
From a surfer’s standpoint, Portugal has it all. It’s not just the awesome waves, but also the surf culture, its authentic charm, and the fact that it’s inexpensive that make it one of the world’s top surfing destinations.
Doesn’t matter if you are a seasoned surfer or you’re just starting out; Portugal is one of the most surfer-friendly countries out there.