When there is no surf but you still want to ride something, go skateboarding! Lisbon is filled with fun streetspots and big concrete skateparks, and in and around Ericeira there are also some skateparks that are definately worth a visit. We’ve made a list of the best parks around in and around Lisbon and Ericeira.
At only 10 minutes walking from Olá Onda Guesthouse you’ll find Ericeira Boardriders. Right outside the Quiksilver store -with bar and terrace- there’s a big concrete skatepark that’s open for everyone. You can even check the waves at Matadouro and enjoy the sunset from here.
Address: Avenida de Saõ Sebastião ,36 A, 2655-319 Ericeira
São Pedro da Cadeira
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A 20 minute drive outside of Ericeira you will find this fun concrete park. It’s not too big, but there is a bowl and some small obstacles.
Address: R. Casal do Feno, São Pedro da Cadeira
Parque das Gerações, São João do Estoril
One of the biggest concrete skateparks around. Next to the beach this park is a popular spot for all Estoril youth. There’s a big pool and a lot of flat concrete space with different obstacles. It’s easy to park close to the skatepark, there’s a little cafe and public toilets.
Address: António Ferro, 2765-218 São João do Estoril
Monsanto Skatepark, Lisbon
Address: Estr. de Montes Claros, Lisboa
Skatepark Vale de Chelas, Lisbon
Address: Avenida Santo Condestável, Lisboa
Pump track, Lisbon
This brand new pump track is right next to the 17 kms long Vasco da Gama bridge in Lisbon. There is a small pump track and a big one. Can get busy, especially in weekends. More towards the bridge there is also a skatepark, a bit outdated however.
Address: Passeio do Tejo, Lisbon
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At 40 minutes driving from Olá Onda Guesthouse you’ll find the concrete skatepark in Lourinhã. The park has two pools and is right next to a cafe. In the evening there are lights.
Address: Av. Maestro Manuel Maria Baltazar, 2530-921 Lourinhã