- Things to do
Figueira da Foz is an attractive clean and relaxed beach town located on Portugal’s west coast approximately halfway between Lisbon and Porto with a huge main beach and several equally attractive beaches both North and South of the town.
There are many café, bars, restaurants, open air markets, shops, live entertainment and sports options to enjoy, an active Marina adjacent to the River Mondego near where it reaches the Atlantic Ocean , a Casino (with frequent free shows) , a Bull-ring, Carnaval (at least twice per year) , Europe’s largest beach music festival (July) and a major Arts and Live Theatre Centre with international performers.
Nearby are the major Cultural attractions of the Historic University city Coimbra, Fatima, Conimbriga Roman Ruins, several Spa Towns, Major Cave visitor centres and much more.
Activities to do
We run bespoke and pre-arranged activity-based camps and holidays in Figueira da Foz, Portugal for all ages and abilities, juniors to seniors, beginners to world champion elite athletes.
We run camps for Rowing/Sculling, Surfing, Tennis (and a few others!) as well as Duke of Edinburgh Residential Gold Award scheme camps.
Covid 19 : For all new bookings in 2022 we offer a money-back guarantee should you be unable to get to us because of Covid-related travel bans. More information upon request and fully defined in our Terms and Conditions.
Protecting your Money: GoFigueira ensures your monies paid to us are protected as required by the UK Package Travel Regulations. All bookings from 3rd March 2022 onwards are protected by PTS ltd. All pre-existing bookings are protected by IPP Ltd.
Holidays and DofE Residentials for aspiring Surfistas! Any ability and age – summer camps and we provide everything you need.
TENNIS / PADEL CAMPS
Holidays with Coaching and optional Pilates for social players – and we provide everything you need.
ROWING / SCULLING CAMPS
Training, DofE and Holiday camps for rowers: 2k Lake, Boats, Launches, Gym, Bikes , Airport Transfers, Meals, Accommodation. Everything you need.
In terms of facilities, GoFigueira has a base camp located on the beach, which serves as their headquarters and rental center. They provide all the necessary equipment for their activities, including surfboards, SUP boards, kayaks, and bikes. They also have a team of experienced and certified instructors and guides to ensure the safety of their clients.