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Nazare is one of the most beautiful beaches in the region. Nazare is now famous for its giant waves, as the biggest wave ever surfed, was surfed there.
Famous for its huge Atlantic rollers and the biggest recorded wave ever surfed: 78 feet in 2011!!!! Legendary.
Go and see the place where the biggest waves ever surfed can be found. The town local town is now very famous and is always busy. There are many great restaurants and local attractions to visit. Take the funicular railway from the town to the cliff tops and walk down to the lighthouse to see where…
Nazare beach, site of the largest wave ever surfed on Big Sunday (look it up on youtube), is a nice beach town with an old funicular railway up the hill. Can easily be combined with a trip to Alcobaca.