Why This Portugal Beach Town Should Be Your Next Summer Stop

Foz do Arelho is a coastal gem and an ideal summer destination for beach lovers and anyone seeking a getaway from bustling Lisbon.


Foz do Arelho is a small coastal vila located on Portugal's incredibly scenic Silver Coast, just outside the city of Caldas da Rainha. Known for its small town vibes and extensive coastline, it's perfect for sunbathing, surfing, and long walks by the beach along its waterfront promenade taking you from serene lagoon to wild ocean. Located just 45 minutes north of Lisbon, Foz do Arelho is easily accessible by bus via Portugal's Rede Expressos bus transportation system.