Praia do Paraíso Beach

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Parking at Praia do Paraíso Beach

1/8 Car parking at Praia do Paraíso Beach.

Entrance to Praia do Paraíso Beach

2/8 Entrance to Praia do Paraíso Beach. To the right, the bar.

Walkway at Praia do Paraíso Beach

3/8 Praia do Paraíso Beach, walkway on the dune system.

Nook at Praia do Paraíso Beach

4/8 Sand nook protected by the rocks, at Praia do Paraíso Beach.

Rocks at Praia do Paraíso Beach

5/8 Rock masses in the bathing area of Praia do Paraíso Beach.

Bar at Praia do Paraíso Beach

6/8 Perspective over the bar and the dwellings on the seafront, from the seaside.

South of Praia do Paraíso Beach

7/8 Praia do Paraíso Beach, south view. Far, the chimneys of Matosinhos industrial park.

Panoramic of Praia do Paraíso Beach

8/8 Panoramic view to Praia do Paraíso Beach and the Matosinhos industrial park.

Weather and Tide Table

Third Quarter Moon
Clear
21960
18h44
Sunset
07h54
Sunrise
Dom
7 - 16
Seg
8 - 18
Ter
7 - 16
Qua
9 - 16
Qui
10 - 18
11
ºC
Air Temperature
NE
8
km/h
Wind Speed and Direction
96
%
Relative Humidity
1013
mbar
Atmospheric Pressure
21%
Ebb Tide
01h21
to Low Tide
21
02:12
Low Tide
19:52
High Tide
No Data
Water Temperature
No Data
Wave Direction
No Data
Wave Medium Height
No Data
Wave Medium Period

55%
1,30 m
4.3 ft
Low Tide

52%
2,77 m
9.1 ft
High Tide

49%
1,28 m
4.2 ft
Low Tide

46%
2,60 m
8.5 ft
High Tide

43%
1,40 m
4.6 ft
Low Tide

40%
2,75 m
9 ft
High Tide

37%
1,25 m
4.1 ft
Low Tide

34%
2,66 m
8.7 ft
High Tide

32%
1,33 m
4.4 ft
Low Tide

29%
2,89 m
9.5 ft
High Tide

26%
1,05 m
3.4 ft
Low Tide

23%
2,86 m
9.4 ft
High Tide

21%
1,12 m
3.7 ft
Low Tide

18%
3,12 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

16%
0,80 m
2.6 ft
Low Tide

14%
3,11 m
10.2 ft
High Tide

About the Beach

What is Praia do Paraíso Beach?

Lifeguarded Beach from to
3110400
days for the start of bathing season

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 Matosinhos.

Praia do Paraíso Beach is located right to west of Kartódromo do Cabo do Mundo1.
The beach is abundant in rock formations and presents a sand with small dimensions.
To the north, the Ribeira de Joane2 flows into Atlantic Ocean.
Further south lies the best spot for bathing, near a small stream bounding the beach.
Access is available via Rua de Almeiriga Norte3 and by Rua Ocidental4.

References

  1. Cabo do Mundo Kartodromo
  2. Joane Stream
  3. Almeiriga Norte Street
  4. Ocidental Street

Where is it?

Map of Praia do Paraíso Beach

Coordinates
Decimal Degrees (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Decimal Minutes (Lat/Long WGS84)
Degrees, Minutes, Seconds (Lat/Long WGS84)
Lat. 41.224148º
Lon. -8.716714º
N 41º 13.44888'
W 8º 43.00284'
N 41º 13' 26.93"
W 8º 43' 0.17"
Parish Perafita
County Matosinhos
District Porto
Region Douro Litoral
Country Portugal
Continent Europe
Ocean North Atlantic
Maritime Authority Capitania do Porto de Leixões
Protected Area
Bathing Water
Coastal Unit Cabo de Santo André - Foz do Douro (N)
Coastal Region Costa Verde

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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