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Praia da Luz, Luz

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To see dolphins playing in the surf, head to Praia da Luz. Known locally as the Beach of Light, this sheltered stretch of fine sand features rugged volcanic cliffs to the east and a series of rock pools to the west. Nearby, you can stroll down a shady promenade offering a welcome break from the sun and easy access to the area's finest bars, restaurants, and shops. For something a little different, walk along the coast to other popular beaches, known for their rocky outcrops and secluded coves. Just a short drive from here, you can also visit Lagos, a small town noted for its medieval walls and richly decorated churches. Make Praia da Luz a centerpiece of your Luz vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Luz vacation planner.
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  • Beach and promenade are lovely and clean. Quiet in winter but becomes active in the main summer holidays.  more »
  • It is a beautiful beach. Beautiful super views. That Yes, it is a little small so in summer will be super full. There are no stones in the beach area.
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  • Luz is a small pleasant town, far from the tumult of Lagos and Portimão. The beach is very nice with a stroll on the beach.
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