- Waves in Peniche
Best Surf Spots in Peniche Surfing Area
Peniche area has top quality waves all year around. Peniche is a peninsula, thus allowing any swell or wind for perfect surfing conditions. The perfect place for your surfing holidays in Portugal!
Areia Branca has many good uncrowded surf spots and is just a short drive away from the world famous surf spots in Peniche and Ericeira.
The best time for a "surfari" trip to Peniche is from September to April (advanced surfers) although there are waves all year round.
If you are a novice/intermediate surfer join our surf camp in Peniche or pick your surf spot carefully, as some of the waves are unforgiving, breaking over shallow reefs.
You'll find info on many and different surf spots in Peniche area. Some of these spots are well known, some are "locals only", but come surfing in Portugal with us and we'll guide you to the best surf.
Below are just some of the surf spots in Peniche area where we can take you.
Many more famous spots can be found further south such as Santa Cruz, Ericeira, Praia Grande, etc... or even up North. Portugal has 800 Km of really good waves!
Don't forget.. Portugal is facing directly the Atlantic ocean (the most western country in Europe)...
Beware of the locals... Respect and you'll be respected ,o)
- Level 2/3
- Max 3m. Swell – Northwest
- Wind – Southwest
- Sand break
- Multiple peaks
- Level 4
- Max 3m
- Swell - Northwest
- Wind - North
- Low tide
- Sand break - Powerful beach break
- Right and left hand