Silver Coast Activities
The glorious Silver Coast found in the heartlands of pretty Portugal is an unspoilt haven ideal for a get away to remember. Take refuge on the deserted stretches of beaches, kick back and relax or stroll through the many charming villages when renting a property at Silver Coast.
Silver Coast Sight Seeing
There are lots of awe inspiring sights to see on your adventure to the Silver Coast like the most picturesque medieval town in Europe of ‘Obidos’. This beautiful town is still contained within its original city walls and is often described as an open-air museum with its monuments, narrow winding streets and white–washed houses with terraces full of flowers. The jewel in the Obidos crown is the gorgeous castle that grandly towers above the town and the Silver Coast.
Quinta dos Loridos is a must see when you visit the Silver Coast especially The Buddha Eden Garden. Set within the lush grounds of the famous Quinta dos Loridos, the garden has hundreds of marble and granite Buddhas, terracotta soldiers and various oriental sculptures such as dragons. Not only will this make a splendid day out in the Silver Coast but it is also completely free.
Go and see the magnificent fantasy land of spaghetti-like stalactites and stalagmites of Grutas de Mira de Aire: Portugal’s largest show caves in the Silver Coast. There are also bizarre rock formations which are named ‘Hell’s Door’, ‘Jelly Fish’ and ‘Church Organ’.
Things To Do In Silver Coast
If you are looking for something more active on your holiday why not try your hand at some surfing. The Silver Coast is famous for its surf beaches. ‘Super Tubos’ south of Peniche is probably one of the favourite locations amongst surfers in the whole of Portugal. It is easy to hire wet suits and boards from near by surf shops or take lessons from the many surf schools in Ferrel.
There are various sailing clubs at the Silver Coast, so why not sign up for a lesson. It could be as easy as plain sailing. The perfect place is the unspoilt Obidos lagoon where you can also learn to windsurf, water ski, kite surf and much more.
Enjoy the beautiful Silver Coast countryside on horse back, there are several riding centres all located in the immediate surrounding area that offer lessons for beginners and the more advanced horse riders.
The Silver Coast is also renowned for its Golf. Praia D’El Rey Golf and Beach Resort was voted Europe’s Golf Resort of the Year 2007 by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators making Praia D'el Rey on the Silver Coast known as one of the best golf holiday destinations in Europe. Bom Success is also a challenging course. Royal Obidos is also now open for golf enthusiasts.
After you have seen the sights and worn yourself out with the endless activities, why not stay in absolute luxury in one of Albatross Villas Silver Coast properties. You may be so overwhelmed with this beautiful place you may want to buy your very own flat or Villa.