Discover the many wonderful and enjoyable golden sand beaches that Portugal has to offer, particulary in the Algarve starting with the one at Praia da Luz.
Some of the most popular beaches in the country do have beach patrol or lifeguards on duty (usually only during the high season, running from May until the end of October) and some of them even use the safety flag warning system, including the beach at Praia da Luz.
RED FLAG No bathing or swimming allowed
YELLOW FLAG Bathing with caution - No swimming allowed
GREEN FLAG Bathing and swimming allowed
CHEQUERED FLAG Lifeguard temporarily off duty
Praia da Luz has an EEC "Blue Flag" award for beach and sea cleanliness. Sun beds, parasols and water sports equipment rental stands are available at Praia da Luz. Laze on the beach and go for a swim. The beach is considered to be safe and ideal for children. "Paraíso", is a popular restaurant located by the beach and other are accessible within a short walking distance.
Praia da Luz provides the ultimate yearly family beach holiday vacations. Enjoy the sun, the sea and the sand... replenish your mind, body and soul.