Villa for rent on the Silver Coast in Portugal
Villa | Casafelino
Nadadouro is located on the Costa de Prata, which is a region on the west coast of Portugal, located between Lisbon and Porto. The Silver Coast starts north of the Costa de Lisboa, roughly at Torres Vedras. It is not entirely clear how far north this costa runs and is indicated differently. The northern border is approximately at the height of the city of Leiria.
Nadadouro is about an hour's drive from Lisbon airport near the Laguna de Óbidos. On the coast, the town of Foz do Arelho is approximately 4 km from the villa. A nice place to enjoy the view of the sea while enjoying a snack and a drink. The beautiful wide beach lies here between the ocean and the lagoon of Óbidos. The lagoon consists of beautiful nature and you can fish, walk and cycle here.
Further inland, also close by, is the larger town of Caldas da Rainha. This is traditionally a spa and and the city is known for its fruit cultivation. There are several markets every week and there are numerous shops and restaurants.
Also nearby is the tourist town of Óbidos. The castle located here in the walled center attracts many tourists every year. The center is known for the whitewashed houses. You can walk on the wall with beautiful views of the area and Obidos itself.
A little further south, Peniche is located on the coast. A beautiful fishing village located on a peninsula. Here also beautiful beaches and surfers can be found here. There is a boat connection from Peniche to the Berlengas archipelago.
Further north is the seaside resort of Nazaré, which is known for the high waves and the world surfing championships. The current is strong here and the sea is less suitable for swimming here.