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Cabo Carvoeiro, Peniche

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The Cabo Carvoeiro lies on the Atlantic coast, along the westernmost point of the Peniche peninsula, in the civil parish of Peniche in the municipality of the same name in the Portuguese district of Leiria.Opposite the archipelago of the Berlengas, the cape is integrated into a natural terrestrial and maritime reserve, in the vicinity of the Gruta da Furninha, a site known for the discovery of prehistoric remains suggesting human occupation since the Neolithic.Owing to historical storms and Shipwreck, a 25m high lighthouse was constructed on the promontory to assist maritime shipping.
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  • Beautiful view across the sea to the islands one side, and along the coast of Portugal on the other. Would recommend going right to the edge of the rocks as there are some caves cut into the rocks und...  more »
  • This is a few min drive from Peniche, a coastal road driving next to the coast sculpted by the sea and wind. There are not many spots open but several closed and in ruin fishing houses and, at the end...  more »
  • The weather was not good when we went, pretty windy and cloudy. Even with the fog and dark clouds, we could get some good pictures and during a sunny and clear day, this would be a good spot to take s...  more »