Surfing in Comporta
Even though the majority of surfing in Comporta is practised at “Praia do Carvalhal” you may also surf at “Praia do Pego,” Aberta Nova or Melides beach.
If you are a beginner, an adolescent or family then surfing in Comporta at Carvalhal beach is just perfect.
The surf school in Comporta is based at Carvalhal beach and is open throughout the year.
The school has been open since 2008 and caters to both the local resident and tourist who spend many a happy hour here, riding the waves and generally making friends for life.
The surf lessons are suitable for all ages and cater to all experience levels, in fact, if you are an experienced surfer, then why not come down to the beach and pass on some of your favourite experiences or simply tell a few stories that are dear to you.
The instructor at Carvalhal Surf School is certified by the Portuguese Surf Federation and is a “local” who has surfed this area since his 14th birthday and therefore nobody knows the waves, swirl or beach better than him.
As a beginner, the lessons will start on the beach where you will learn to surf safely and understand the waters that you are about to tame.
As you take your first step into the ocean you will begin to practice the lessons that you have learned onshore.
As you progress to become an more experienced surfer then corrections to your technique and a greater knowledge of the local surf will enable you to start to thoroughly enjoy this addictive sport.
The surf in Comporta is an ideal place for the individual, group or family to spend a great time in great company.
As well as offering surf lessons, you may also ask Ana who also runs Maria Mar Surf and Guest House to stay at her surfing accommodation in Melides. This home is a great place to base yourselves and enjoy the company of like minded surfers in superb surroundings.
Ana can provide you with many different services and is a great guide and person of local knowledge and no matter how difficult your request, Ana is always pleased to assist and able to help.
For further information on surfing in Comporta with Carvalhal Surf School
Telephone : 96 756 6192
And to contact Ana directly, you may reach her on 96 247 5961
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Activities in Comporta
Birding in Comporta. Over two hundred bird species visit the area each year or have made it their permanent home. See for yourself, Comporta is a birding haven.
The largest land owner in the area the Herdade da Comporta realised some time ago that in order to attract the right clientele they would have to offer the state of the art golf course and club. Take a look at what is planned and what is already here in Troia.
Horse riding along the beach as the waves gently caress the shore is one of the most enjoyable activities you will find within this area. Why not try it yourself with horse master Jose Ribeira.
Although Comporta isn’t famous for her surf, if you’re a beginner or just love the sport then go along to Carvalhal beach where you will be in the best of hands.
It’s not for everybody, but if you love to gamble or just like a flutter once in a while with a little nightly entertainment then Troia Casino could be the perfect place.
So you’ve arrived in Comporta to chill a little and let the stresses of modern day life pass you by. Make the most of your relaxed mood and enliven your spirit with a little yoga near the beach.
A whole array of activities and things to do whilst you are in Comporta. Whether it’s cycling, walking, sunbathing, snorkeling or one of the many other activities in Comporta that are abound, there’s always something for you to do to enjoy.
Everything you need to know about Comporta