Being a typical fishing village, Ericeira is situated between Serra de Sintra and the Atlantic Ocean and very close to Lisbon. Rich in history and seafaring tradition, nowadays, Ericeira is one of the most desirable resort areas in the Lisbon region, due to its beautiful beaches and crystal clear waters, so rich in iodine. It’s the friendliness of its people, the harmony of the village with its alleys and streets, its monuments and its unique traditional houses, make of Ericeira, a one of a kind place. Its landscape is unique.
“World Surf Reserve”, Ericeira is one of Europe’s surf villages, and therefore, a must-stop destiny for those who practice this sport. Surf spirit is everywhere, which brings a very relaxed way of living, to this place.
Ericeira waves are recognized worldwide and spots like Ribeira d’Ilhas, Coxos or the powerful Cave are mandatory. In Ericeira, we find waves for every surf levels, but mainly for those who are experts, since it has very demanding spots, and with powerful waves.
Besides surf, Ericeira also offers excellent conditions to bodyboard practice, SUP, Kitesurf and windsurf, among many other sports and activities.
Living Ericeira is a unique and unforgettable experience.
Being a typical fishing village, Ericeira is situated between Serra de Sintra and the Atlantic Ocean and very close to Lisbon.