things to do


Airport – Porto – 132 km – 82 minutes by car

Airport – Lisbon – 200km – 2 hours by car

Train station – Figueira da Foz – 15km – 15 minutes by car

Closest shop – Foz Plaza Shoping centre

Village – Praia de Quiaios

City – Figuera da Foz

Casino- Casino Figueira

Restaurant – Nautic Bar Azul

Restaurant – Feito AO Bife – Steakhouse

Bar – Farol Bar

Coffee shop – Tasca da Praia

Teimoso Beach – 3,4 km

Cabo Mondego Beach – 3,8 km

Tamargueira Beach – 4,5 km

Golf club – Curia Golf club – 9 hole course – 45 km

Best time to visit

From April until October is best time to visit – average temperature is: 


                         Day        Night

JAN                14°C        7°C

FEB                 15°C         8°C 

MARCH          16°C         8°C 

APR                19°C         10°C 

MAY                21°C        13°C 

JUNE               23°C        15°C 

JULY                25°C        16°C 

AUG                 28°C        16°C 

SEPT                26°C        15°C 

OCTO               23°C         13°C 

NOV                 17°C         10°C 

DEC                  16°C           8°C 

Things to do

Beach of Quiaios and Murtinheira they are both excellent beaches to practice surfing with great waves, fresh salty water and a lot of tranquility.

Did you know that being near the ocean can have a calming effect on the mind and spirit. The sound of the waves and the beauty of the natural surroundings can help to reduce stress and promote relaxation.

There are few activities that you can do while staying near wild sand dunes beaches: take a hike, have a picnic, watch a sunset, fly a kite, take a dip or sit and relax.

Each beach and village Praia de Quiaios is connected by wooden bridge that is long for miles.

“If you like to have a lonely and quiet beach at the Atlantic coast with some basic amenities, you can’t go wrong. It’s simply perfect, amazing waves for surfing, only a few people, lots of nature”

Figueira da Foz

Casino Figueira is wonderful place for spending a great evening. There is daily show exhibition in the Noble Salon, offering an excellent gastronomy and a quality service in the Piano Bar. 


There is a cafe inside Casino in a Old theatre (beatiful room) with a live band and with the chance to have a drink and dance.

It has unique architecture with one of the most beautiful traditional gaming rooms, where you can try your luck at the slot machines or the gaming tables.

Where to eat

There are many reasons why to eat close to the beach:

  • Beautiful Scenery: Restaurants on the beach offer stunning views of the ocean, which can enhance your dining experience and create a relaxing environment.
  • Fresh Seafood: Many beachfront restaurants specialize in seafood, serving up the catch of the day. This ensures that you’re getting the freshest seafood possible.
  • Outdoor Seating: Beach restaurants often have outdoor seating, allowing you to enjoy the fresh air and sunshine while you dine.
  • Unique Experience: Dining at a restaurant on the beach can provide a unique experience that you won’t find anywhere else. It’s a perfect place to create memories with friends and family.
Recommended places:

Restaurant – Nautic Bar Azul

Restaurant – Feito AO Bife – Steakhouse

Restaurant – SAND Murtinheira

Restaurant – MAR – Praia de Quiaios

Bar – Farol Bar

Coffee shop – Tasca da Praia

How to book a car

Renting a car in Figueira da Foz, Portugal can provide a more authentic and immersive travel experience.

It allows you to explore the countryside at your own pace, visit small towns and villages, and discover hidden gems that are not accessible by public transportation.

Additionally, having a car can make it easier to reach natural attractions, such as beaches and hiking trails.

The best place to rent a car is in one of the airports – Porto or Lisbon. Try to book it before you fly here.

Prices are really affordable from €10 per day!

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