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
Blustery
46560
06h27
Sunrise
20h53
Sunset
Seg
18 - 25
Ter
17 - 23
Qua
16 - 28
Qui
18 - 31
Sex
19 - 31
22
ºC
Air Temperature
NW
25
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
62
%
Relative Humidity
1011
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
31%
Ebb Tide
01h54
to Low Tide
31
21:18
Low Tide
15:07
High Tide
19
ºC
Water Temperature
WSW
Wave Direction
0.51
m
Wave Medium Height
4.4
s
Wave Medium Period

99%
3,04 m
10 ft
High Tide

100%
0,90 m
3 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,30 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

100%
0,80 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,06 m
10 ft
High Tide

100%
0,86 m
2.8 ft
Low Tide

100%
3,33 m
10.9 ft
High Tide

99%
0,77 m
2.5 ft
Low Tide

99%
3,06 m
10 ft
High Tide

98%
0,86 m
2.8 ft
Low Tide

97%
3,33 m
10.9 ft
High Tide

96%
0,78 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

95%
3,04 m
10 ft
High Tide

94%
0,88 m
2.9 ft
Low Tide

93%
3,29 m
10.8 ft
High Tide

92%
0,82 m
2.7 ft
Low Tide

90%
2,99 m
9.8 ft
High Tide

89%
0,94 m
3.1 ft
Low Tide

87%
3,22 m
10.6 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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