Figueira da Foz attractions

Beach in Figueira da Foz

Praia da Figueira

Figueira da Foz's main beach, known simply as Praia da Figueira, is one hell of a sand strip (it becomes 'Praia de Buarcos' further north). This wide stretch of sand fronts Figueira da Foz's urban development and of…
Area in Figueira da Foz

Serra da Boa Viagem

For those with wheels, this headland, found 4km north of Figueira and carpeted in pines, eucalyptuses and acacias, is a fine place for panoramas, picnics and cool walks. Take the coastal road to Buarcos, turn right …
Museum in Figueira da Foz

Museu Municipal Dr Santos Rocha

This modern museum, beside Parque das Abadias, houses a wonderfully wide-ranging collection featuring local archaeological finds, Roman coins, medieval statues, outlandish Indo-Portuguese furniture, objects document…