Surfing in the centre of Portugal
Surfing in the centre of Portugal
Waves for all tastes, with many perfect spots for surfing. Discover surfing in the centre of Portugal.

It is one of the sports that, increasingly, attracts new fans around the world. Surfing is in fashion and brings with it a series of benefits. First of all, its role in improving cardiovascular health, balance and motor coordination. Other added values ​​of this sport are the promotion of the respiratory system, the toning of the body and its positive impact on mental health. After all, a healthy mind in a healthy body, right? Discover surfing in the Centre of Portugal.


All these factors are important to take into account when practising surfing —already considered a lifestyle—, which, fortunately, is one of the business cards of the Portuguese coast. Throughout the country, there are several places suitable for surfing, with the central region of Portugal being one of those points.


The Aveiro coast, which includes Ovar and Furadouro, is an excellent destination for any type of surfer. With waves that can reach 800 metres, the central coast is also internationally recognized, due to the wide range of perfect waves. In fact, the variety of tides invites you to practise surfing in central Portugal, especially in summer, although the beginning of autumn, and even winter, are good times to practice this sport. Between Furadouro and Ovar, there are several establishments where you can surf and stand up paddle lessons. If you feel like surfing and you don't have equipment, there are also several spaces where you can rent equipment and take advantage of the excellence of the local waves.


The undulations of the coast in the center of Portugal are suitable for practitioners with smaller and softer boards during the summer. But the good news is that the surf route in the central area includes places that are still little known, such as Dunas de Ovar Beach, or Cortegaça beach, Barra beach or Costa Nova, where you can find a more calm atmosphere. Propitious conditions for the practise of surfing in the centre of Portugal.


In addition, surfing on the Portuguese coast has several benefits, such as being able to enjoy the beaches and heritage during the getaway. The centre of Portugal is particularly rich culturally due to the traditions of the fishing villages, where you can taste true specialties of fresh fish, shellfish and typical Portuguese dishes, due to the connection and proximity to the sea.


For lovers of surfing and others, Furadouro Boutique Hotel Beach & Spa is the ideal place to stay. Located in front of the sea, in the heart of Furadouro de Ovar beach, this hotel stands out for its good taste, tranquillity and elegance. With privileged accessibility, from Furadouro Boutique Hotel Beach & Spa you can easily reach any surfing destination. At the end of the day, to relax your surfer muscles, dine in the hotel restaurant, or relax your mind in our Wellness Center, which includes a Spa.


At Furadouro Boutique Hotel Beach & Spa, the good sensations that surfing provides are exacerbated by a decoration in light tones and a careful design in the rooms and facilities. Privilege your mind, come and relax in Furadouro, book your stay with us at the best price.

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