It may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the name Lisbon, but this city makes for a great surfing vacation. Lisbon is the only European capital on the ocean and there are several beaches with beautiful waves all year round. In winter, when the sea is rougher, the waves can reach spectacular heights. That is why more and more surfers are planning a holiday to Lisbon.
Those who prefer a warm beach vacation should visit in summer. In those months, the average maximum temperature hovers around 28 degrees Celsius and rarely drops below 20 degrees Celsius. But even in spring and autumn it is often nice enough to jump in the water with a wetsuit. Below you can read about the best surfing spots and find some great tips on how to make the most of your surf experience in Lisbon.
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