Lighthouse in Nazaré


This amazing lighthouse (famous for its backdrop when Garrett McNamara and surfers are in the high seas) is a lovely place to visit, especially as the sun is setting. It has a small explanation of the geological rea…
Funicular in Nazaré


Departs to Promontório do Sítio every 15 minutes and every 30 minutes after 8.30pm.
Historic Site in Nazaré

Promontório do Sítio

Until the 18th century the sea covered the present-day site of Nazaré; locals lived at this cliff-top area 110m above the beach. Today this tourist-filled promontory is popular for its tremendous views, the lighthou…
Church in Nazaré

Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Nazaré

The 17th-century, baroque Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Nazaré, decorated with attractive Dutch azulejos, is on the Promontório do Sítio and holds the much-venerated sculpture of the Virgin, said to have been made by J…