Praia do Carvalho Beach

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Parking of Praia do Carvalho Beach

1/8 Car parking near to Praia do Carvalho Beach.

Access to Praia do Carvalho Beach

2/8 Praia do Carvalho Beach, access stairway to the interior of the cliff.

Window at Praia do Carvalho Beach

3/8 Window carved on the rocky cliff of Praia do Carvalho Beach.

Praia do Carvalho Beach

4/8 Praia do Carvalho Beach.

Cliff at Praia do Carvalho Beach

5/8 East cliff at Praia do Carvalho Beach. In the upper left corner, an open area for parking.

Rock at Praia do Carvalho Beach

6/8 Praia do Carvalho Beach, rock in the water.

Sand at Praia do Carvalho Beach

7/8 Perspective over Praia do Carvalho Beach, from the east cliff.

Panoramic of Praia do Carvalho Beach

8/8 Panoramic view to Praia do Carvalho Beach.

Weather and Tide Table

Full Moon
Mostly Cloudy
16260
07h38
Sunrise
17h17
Sunset
Qui
8 - 16
Sex
12 - 17
Sáb
12 - 16
Dom
11 - 16
Seg
11 - 15
15
ºC
Air Temperature
WNW
20
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
70
%
Relative Humidity
1028
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
65%
Flood Tide
02h10
to High Tide
65
08:09
Low Tide
14:20
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

100%
3,33 m
10.9 ft
High Tide

100%
0,70 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,25 m
10.7 ft
High Tide

100%
0,70 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,39 m
11.1 ft
High Tide

98%
0,65 m
2.1 ft
Low Tide

98%
3,25 m
10.7 ft
High Tide

97%
0,70 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

96%
3,42 m
11.2 ft
High Tide

94%
0,65 m
2.1 ft
Low Tide

93%
3,22 m
10.6 ft
High Tide

92%
0,75 m
2.5 ft
Low Tide

90%
3,39 m
11.1 ft
High Tide

88%
0,70 m
2.3 ft
Low Tide

86%
3,14 m
10.3 ft
High Tide

84%
0,84 m
2.8 ft
Low Tide

82%
3,32 m
10.9 ft
High Tide

79%
0,78 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

77%
3,04 m
10 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Carvalho Beach?

It's an Oceanic Beach in the northern hemisphere bathed by the Atlantic Ocean, located on the coast of Portugal - Iberian Peninsula - in the municipality of Lagoa.

Praia do Carvalho Beach acquired its name for having been a captain's private property whose name was Carvalho, according to the locals. It has a reasonable sized sand with the shape of a seashell, completely surrounded by cliffs.
West there's a cave and 50 meters off shore, an islet breaks waters.
The access is via a stairway built into two tunnels inside the cliff making this one of the most exotic beaches of .

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Carvalho Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 37.086856º
Lon. -8.431559º
N 37º 5.21136'
W 8º 25.89354'
N 37º 5' 12.68"
W 8º 25' 53.61"
Parish Carvoeiro
County Lagoa
District Faro
Region Algarve
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Portimão
Protected Area
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Praia dos Três Irmãos - Armação de Pêra (W)
Coastal Region Costa Algarvia

Awards

Award 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006
Water Quality
Blue Flag
Gold Flag
Handicapped-Accessible Beach
Zero Polution

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