Praia do Guincho is a consistent beachbreak that is very exposed to the north wind.
Works best with
Wind from the east or south and swell from the north-west at all tides.
There’s almost always a crowd, because it's fairly close to Lisbon.
Information & board rental
Praia do Guincho is considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches in the Lisbon area. Because of the good waves, golden sand and surrounding hills it’s a popular beach in summer time. It can be very windy as well. There is a possibility to rent a surfboard and take surf lessons. Guincho has a lot of parking space and some restaurants and bars.