Best Beaches In & Near Setúbal

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Map featuring Setúbal beaches. Click on pins to view beach details
  • 1. Costa da Caparica

    Costa da Caparica
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    Travel time from Setúbal: approx 1 hr

    Located just across the bridge from Lisbon is Costa da Caparica. This resort town is little known outside of Portugal, but incredibly popular with Lisbon locals during the summer months.

    It is easy to see why; a seemingly endless expanse of fine golden sand facing into the deep blue of the Atlantic Ocean provide a string of beaches, each with their own charms and character. The majority of beachgoers don't make… read more »

  • 2. Guincho Beach

    Guincho Beach

    Travel time from Setúbal: approx 1 hr

    Guincho beach, near Cascais, is not what many people imagine when thinking of the archetypal Portuguese beach. Despite being within an hour of the capital, Lisbon, Guincho has a wild desolate feel. Well, except for the summer months when it doesn't!

    This wide stretch of fine, golden sand sits in the shadow of the forested hills of Sintra, one of Portugal's most beautiful towns. To the north are high cliffs… read more »