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Sagres Coast view of the sea and cliffs

Sagres is the most south westerly point of Europe but just because you feel like you are at the end of the world, it doesn’t mean that there are not plenty of things to do in Sagres when you visit.

One of the most iconic features of Sagres has to be the lighthouse that perches along the cliff tops, one of the strongest in the world and a beacon for boats for generations. Take a walk up to the lighthouse of Cape St Vincent and admire the views of this windswept and beautiful part of the Algarve before walking back along to the historical fort.

The fort at Sagres
The fort at Sagres

The Fortaleza de Sagres is an imposing walled area and one of the top things to do in Sagres, even if all you want is to enjoy the stunning views and amazing sunsets that take place here.

vista aérea fortaleza de Sagres

The natural beauty of Sagres and the surrounding area make this one of the best places in the Algarve for nature lovers and fans of the great outdoors.

Wave photograph near water.
Surfing Waves


If you are looking for things to do in Sagres then head down to the local beaches which have some of the best conditions for surfing in Europe. If you are new to surfing then take some lessons or if you prefer to stay on dry land then hire a bike to race through the natural park while taking in the flora, fauna and wildlife.

Mountains near the Coast with Jeep on top
Jeep Safari From Mountains to Coast


In Sagres you can explore the local area on a jeep tour, heading across country to discover the hidden beauty spots on the locals know about, while if you are looking for things to do in Sagres that will add some adrenalin to your day, then try your hand at land sailing while you are in the area.

Sagres is also home to fantastic restaurants, bars and cafes and it is here in this little fishing town that you can sample some of the best treats the Atlantic has to offer, caught directly of the beautiful coast of Sagres.

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