Practise water sports in Ovar
Practise water sports in Ovar
Water sports guide in the municipality of Ovar

Enjoy water sports in Ovar

Portugal Centre has excellent natural conditions for practising water sports thanks to its extensive Atlantic coast and its various inland waterways. If you are looking for a new adventure, come to practise water sports in Ovar. Enjoy the pleasure of being in contact with nature to give you the well-being you deserve!
The municipality of Ovar has a wide variety of beaches where you can practise water sports. One of them is kayak. Did you know that Aveiro Estuary has all the ideal conditions for this water sport?

For lovers of the most extreme water sports, such as surfing and body boarding, Cortegaça beach, São Pedro de Maceda beach and Furadouro beach are a great choice. Cortegaça beach, surrounded by dunes and pine forests, has strong waves, perfect for catching waves. São Pedro de Maceda beach has all the conditions for surfing, it extends over an extensive beach of about 3.5 km. It is the ideal setting for those looking for a wilder and more natural beach. Finally, Furadouro beach, known as the “surfers' beach”, is washed by strong waves from the Atlantic, ideal for catching waves!

The Aveiro estuary is a good place to practice kitesurfing, windsurfing and sailing, where the wind is a fundamental element. For those looking for a more extreme sport, kitesurfing is a good option. It represents the act of paragliding, a sport that combines strength and concentration. These sports can be practiced in the sea, in rivers, in dams and lagoons, with a surfboard.

If you prefer not to use boards and feel the sea, try a sailboat, powered by the force of the wind and currents, Portugal centre has excellent natural conditions for sailing.

Finally, you can also practise power boating with a motorboat. The races can take place on lakes, rivers or on the high seas. The central region is the scene of these national and international competitions.

Where to stay after practising water sports in Ovar?

The charming city stands out for its gastronomy, history, culture and for its beautiful beaches where you can practise water sports in Ovar throughout the year.
Furadouro Boutique Hotel & Spa is an excellent option to rest and relax after a day of water sports in Ovar. With its privileged location to the beaches, especially Furadouro beach in front of the Boutique Hotel.

Furadouro Boutique Hotel & Spa has held the Green Key distinction for sustainability since its opening. It has a fully equipped spa, with two treatment rooms, a double VIP suite for treatments and bath rituals, and a relaxation room with heated beds and chromotherapy. In the spa, all the products used are 100% natural and of Portuguese origin.

The proximity to the sea makes this charming hotel the perfect place to practice water sports in Ovar. Come discover the centre of Portugal and the beautiful city of Ovar, book with us now at the best price!