Map of Ílhavo beaches

The coastline of Ílhavo has 7 oceanic beaches — 5 beaches supported with lifeguard during its bathing season and 2 wild beaches.

Naturism is very common in Praia da Costinha Beach.

Along the shoreline of this county is the parish of Gafanha da Nazaré, Gafanha da Encarnação and Gafanha do Carmo.

If you want to visit special protected areas you can go to .

Usually, bathing season begins on June 15 and ends on September 15.