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Amazing beach

Visited it in september. There was few free parking spaces before walking trail to beach. Actually... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Agnis U
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Beautiful beaches

Amazing sandy beaches and refreshing sea to swim in. Some parts have umbrellas but other parts you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kinross, United Kingdom
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Beco da Praia N 379 1, Setubal 2910-086, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited it in september. There was few free parking spaces before walking trail to beach. Actually it is not hard to find it. Use “maps.me” navigator to find correct walking trail. Water in september was cold, but beach itself was wonderful.

1  Thank Agnis U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing sandy beaches and refreshing sea to swim in. Some parts have umbrellas but other parts you need to bring your own. Road side parking or use the car park which is really cheap.

Thank TriciaAC
Reviewed 2 September 2018

very nice beach but very complicated to reach, so we only went one day there. Make sure you get all the information as some parts of the beaches in Setubal has no services, so if you are with kids it might be a problem and...More

Thank Luca B
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Tricky to find. There is a free bus from the car park, as the road is closed in Summer, the bus drops you at the top of the cliff and you have to find your way down which isn't easy. But worth it. There is...More

Thank annastylewhite
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Very nice beach, apparently rated best European beach in 2017. Water is quite transparent and you can see small fishes in the water. It's not so easy to get to, one needs to take the shuttle as a good option, which will drop you off...More

1  Thank chris6708
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Before you go, you need to know that this beach has gotten really hard to access. Municipal authorities have started blocking off the road to the beach! To get there, you must park at Pria dos Cohelos. You may find you have to park up...More

2  Thank Bec K
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Beautiful views in this road between Lisbon and Setubal. Many beaches to visit. Galapinhos is very beautiful.

1  Thank Antonio B
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Very clean beach, got all conditions to spend a nice day with friends and family. It is not very easy to access throgth the walking path, however, once you find out, you can really enjoy your day

Thank Tiago N
Reviewed 19 June 2018

One beautiful beach, one of the pretiest of the world. a little bit cold water, but very clean. i recommend to everyone, free shutle from Figueirinha beach

Thank NunoCorreia
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The beach itself is great and very good for children. Te bad part is the car parking... it isn't enough

Thank Vaskinho
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2 July 2017|
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Response from Pedro J | Reviewed this property |
There are some umbrellas for rent (at least there has been in recent years), but regarding washrooms the neighbouring beach Galapos has better facilities (I'm not even sure if Galapinhos has them at all). This is due to... More
27 October 2016|
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Response from MRodriguesR | Reviewed this property |
(Un)fortunately no.