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Latitude: 41° 40.159' N
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Amorosa is located 10km South from Viana do Castelo.From Viana you cross the old bridge, and then you take the direction Chafé.Then is always straight and you will find a round with the signal Praia da AMOROSA.To find the spot you have to walk 3 minutes to right and the spot is after the rocks.
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
BottomSandy with rock
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell directionWest, SouthWest
Good wind directionSouthEast, East
Swell sizeStarts working at Less than 1m / 3ft and holds up to 2m+ / 6ft+
Best tide positionLow and mid tide
Best tide movement
Week-end crowdFew surfers
Right/lefts This is a wave with good power.
To find the spot after you park the park you go to the main beach and them you have to walk to 4 minutes to right and the spot is located after the rocks.The place is really quite and peacefull.
Really quite and peacefull.
By Rafa , 07-10-2006
- i am a local and i can tell you that this spot was once one of the best spots in north porto and with no crowd..now the bottom as change and its worse..but this year i caught better waves than the last 3 years and e think its getting better know..we'll see this winter
By email@example.com , 07-02-2005
Discover the quiet Amorosa - It is a soft, friendly, well organised and very clean beach site for pleasant and quiet familiar holidays.
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