where the sea is bluer
where the sea is bluer
where the sea is bluer

About Ericeira

Ericeira is a beautiful fishermen village. It is not only its proximity to Lisbon that makes it so popular,
but also the many things Ericeira has to offer that attract more and more people.

Why we love Ericeira


What makes Ericeira so popular not only as a surf spot, but also as a Holidays destination in general, are the many beaches Ericeira has to offer. There are many spots along the entire length of the municipality's coast: some for swimming, some for surfing, some for relaxing. Come and discover your favourite beach! We will be happy to tell you all about Pria dos Pescadores, Foz do Lizandro or Ribeira d'Ilhas!

Restaurants and Bars

Ericeira also has a lot to offer in terms of gastronomy. A mix of traditional and international restaurants, lots of bars, live music, surf culture, all kind of events - especially in the summer months there is always something going on!

Hidden treasures

Walking through Ericeira, you discover so many beautiful things. The old town has a great charm, and the many alleys and squares invite you to discover it on foot.


Ericeira also has a lot to offer to all active people!


Ericeira is a world surfing reserve - not without reason! The many beaches offer something for every level of surfer.


Ericeira has become an epicentre of yoga. You are sure to meet people with the same way of thinking.

Hiking, Climbing and Mountainbiking

The beautiful landscape is also perfect for discovering hiking, bouldering, climbing or mountain biking.

Day Trips

The central location is also perfect for day trips to discover some of Portugal's other gems, such as Sintra, or Obidós.

…and so much more!

Area around Ericeira

30 minutes by car from Lisbon airport

Direct bus from Lisbon to Ericeira

Sintra within 30 minutes

daily Buses

Nazaré around 1.5h away!

Worlds biggest Wave from Nov. - Feb.

Hiking, mountain biking, climbing

Many outdoor activities in the area

Ask us about Activities!