Portugal is one of the best and most popular surfing destinations in the world. And the city and municipality of Leiria is a wonderful surf spot! In your free time, we recommend you visit the medieval Castle of Leiria. It is a stunning national monument that will surely blow you away. So, book your spot on a surf vacation in Leiria, Portugal and get to know the Portuguese surfing culture.
They say that humans evolved from the ocean and moved onto dry land, but sea lovers need to return home again and again.
The moment you become a surfer, you become an environmentalist; or to quote Kelly Slater, 11 times world champ, “I think when a surfer becomes a surfer, it's almost like an obligation to be an environmentalist at the same time.”
Surfboard shaping is a form of art. In this day and age, when machines have replaced almost all crafts (the surfboard industry makes no exception), riding a custom-built, hand-shaped surfboard is a deeply personal experience.