Peniche is located in the center of west Portugal, 89 km north away of the country capital, Lisbon, and it is a sweet combination between sports, nature, stylish and comfort.
Peniche is a zone of great natural beauty and an amazing landscape, with a vast patrimony, both cultural and religious.
From the magnificent beaches of the entire coast, perfect to practicing water sports, to the cultural patrimony, with outstanding blockhouses and religious monuments, Peniche presents a diversity of tourist resources including a rich and varied gastronomy with recipes of fish and shellfish, and a diversified craft-work, featuring the famous “Trimmed Lace.“
The region is Portugal’s main surfing area and it is considered by many, the true Portuguese surf capital.
The variety of surf spots available provides a unique consistency in Portugal, and the WSL World Tour Championship presence in October are the main reference for the region.
|Languages spoken||Portuguese, English|