Car: not necessary
Ericeira, on the beautiful Lisbon Coast, is a picturesque fishing village with beautiful beaches and a host of great restaurants tempting you with everything from great steaks to freshly caught fish and seafood. World famous for it's surfing beaches, this is an ideal destination for couples and families alike and offers a taste of 'unspoilt Portugal'. Hard to believe that this quaint village with its maze of cobbled streets is only 30 mins from Lisbon and within a short drive of the palaces of Sintra and the cosmopolitan resorts of Estoril and Cascais. The golf resort of Penha Longa is only 40 minutes away and 18 hole, par 72 golf course at CampoReal can be reached in 35 mins.
This famous surf resort carefully blends the old with the new. Cobble stoned walkways lead to the long sandy bays of Ribeira d'Ilhas Beach, Orelheira Beach, Calada Beach and not to mention São Julião Beach. With consistent surf all year a trip to Ericeira is a must. Board and wetsuit rental is available.
Golf: The golf resort of Penha Longa is only 40 minutes away and offers the championship Atlantic Course which is ranked amongst the top 30 courses of Continental Europe. Penha Longa also has the Monastery Course - a nine hole par 35 course of 2,588 metres. Only 35 minutes away is the extraordinary beautiful and uniquely charming 18 hole, par 72 golf course at CampoReal resort.