We intended to spend the day on the beach at Sao Martinez, it was so crammed we couldn't park anywhere and we're stuck in traffic jams. Found a back route that bypassed the town totally and led us past fields to Salgado. It is a little tricky to find and only one restaurant and a small cafe nearby up the...
A little crowded in the summer, hard to find a spot to park but go early, it's worth it. Very very dangerous waves, they have lifeguards but if you have kids, don't leave them alone near the water. Nice to relax plenty of space and very quiet.
Excellent beach to witness the force of nature up close. The beach is very vast with nice sand and most of the time a strong sea breeze.
As mentioned before, the water is very dangerous and it is not recommendable to go to swim here as under currents are extremely dangerous here.
As a site it is beautiful to see...
Wild Atlantic beach, totally deserted the cloudy day were were there, no facilities, except for one bar/shop?. huge deep wide beach backed by mountains. wild surf and could be windy, worth a visit just for photographic opportunities