Peniche – living in the Portuguese capital of surfing

The city of Peniche and the sea are connected, and it is difficult to think of one, without thinking about the other. Its historical and cultural richness is immense and worth exploring.

Its name derives from a Latin term meaning “almost island”, which reveals much of what it was and what it has become, due to the strong tides. Tides that are today, a strong reason to be visited by surfers from the four corners of the world.

To live, there is nothing better than a quiet city, with everything you need.

Fishing and Surfing

Those who know Peniche can soon imagine the long and sandy beaches. Where their climate makes them quite attractive for surfing. But there is much beyond that. Like the island of Baleal, connected by a cordon, where you will find narrow streets with typical houses, excellent for family walks.

It also has the famous Berlenga Island, a natural reserve of translucent water. A paradise on the Silver Coast where you can take boat trips and dive. Cape Carvoeiro has a breathtaking view and calm.

In addition, you will find all the fishing culture that is present in every corner of the city. This is a city full of life, sea and history!

Living in Peniche

Peniche is a very attractive city to live in. The surf culture attracts thousands of people to this small circle. Its location on the Portuguese west coast, the silver coast, is an excellent point between the sea and nature.

The town is close to the beautiful village of Óbidos on one side and the town of Lourinhã on the other. It has good roads that connect it to the A8 highway, which puts you in Lisbon in about 1h.

In addition to the beaches and all the commerce connected to surfing, it has all the necessary services, schools, typical restaurants, shops… Its properties privilege the proximity to the sea and contact with nature.

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