Rainha is perfectly located, just an hour north
of Lisbon and minutes from the most beautiful
beaches in the country. Beaches that are not
spoiled by mass tourism. During the season you
will mainly meet local Portuguese form the East
of the country.
The beaches of Foz
do Arelho, São Martinho do Porto and Peniche are famous
and amongst the most beautiful. In Peniche you
can take a boat to the Berlenga islands or watch Dolfins in the Atlantic.
In the evening you stroll the boulevard in Sao
Martinho or have a dinner in the narrow streets
The area of
Caldas da Rainha is famous for its cultural high
lights in Portugal.
Six of the seven Wonders of Portugal are within
an hours drive: