Sítio da Nazaré

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Sítio da Nazaré

Sítio da Nazaré is where all has started at Nazaré, it was there that took place the episodes of the Legend of Nazaré with D. Fuas Roupinho playing an important role on it.

Due to its connections to the Nazaré’s origin, Sítio da Nazaré is also the place where you can find the most important sightseeing highlights, starting with the Nazaré Santuary and Memória Chapel both temples with a close connection to Legend of Nazaré.

But there also Dr. Joaquim Manso Museum, Chaby-Pinheiro Theater or the Royal Palace.

At Coreto you can find punctual cultural activities.

Sítio da Nazaré, typical figure, Nazaré village

You can also find some few parts of the ancient wall from the 18th century, which was built to protect the place from sand brought by the wind.

There are still a magnificent view from Suberco Viewpoint over Nazaré Beach, the unique Funicular and São Miguel Arcanjo Fort which offers a awesome view over the North Beach and its Big Waves provided by Nazaré Canyon and made famous by the American surfer Garrett McNamara.

No matter what is the motive of your visit to Nazaré, this is a place where you have to stop for sure.

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