Enter the world of Gota d´Àgua surfcamp and you will indulge into the portuguese lifestyle and feel the surf vibe. Learn how to surf or improve your skills with highly professional and experienced instructors. You will find great packages for a perfect surf holiday where you don´t have to worry about anything.
One of our local hosts will always be around.
WE TAKE YOU TO PLACES WE LOVE. WE LOVE TO SHARE WITH YOU.
The surf villa is loacted in Caparica in a very beautiful and calm neighborhood with cobblestone streets, where neighbours greet you on the streets. In 8 minutes by foot you will be at the stunning beach of São João, where you can find one of our teaching locations.
More Surf Villa Fun
After surfing we offer activities you are free to join!
2 full lessons are always included in our packages. Yoga is the perfect complement for your body after a great surf session. Our instructor knows what kind of stretching and positions you need to compensate from your surf workout. For more lessons you can always book and upgrade.
After a delicious BBQ in our garden we have a local musician on our stage. With an acustic guitar he will entertain you with beautiful songs. Our guests are always welcome to join and suddenly you are in the middle of a jam session. Our friends often join these atmospheric nights and you will meet some more locals.
With some drinks and music we go to different beautiful and special spots to enjoy the sunset together.
Learn with us about the history of surfing and some interesting theoretical facts . You will be able to understand how waves form, learn about different types of surfboards, surfstyles, surf highlights in Portugal, rules in the water, risks during surfing and how to read a surf forecast.
After a great day in the water we will want to share our favourite surf movie with you! Lets chill and relax together in the cosy garden. If you are lucky we will make some popcorn!
Depending on the time of the year and the mood of our guests we offer the following activities:
This hidden beach is the most beautiful one you will find in the whole area. After an adventurous 15 minute walk down, you will be rewarded with crystal clear water and unique cliff formations. We will take you for a snorkling trip and you can jump from different cliffs! If you are not into action you can relax in the sand.
During high season Gota da Agua organises the famous Wild Wednesday beach parties at a beautiful beach bar. This is the place to be on a Wednesday night and you will meet many people from different surf camps from the area. Dance in the sand and watch the sunset.
Discover the trendy hillside capital with its beautiful viewpoints and charming neighborhoods.
This hidden place is perfect for taking some unique shots of the ruine. Discover the different graffitis and panoramic Lisboa in the background. After that We will take you to the best seafood restaurant in the area! Once you have tried the grilled octopus or other fish specialties you will never forget the taste.
We will take you to a charming fisherman village where time seems to have stopped. A dirty sandy road, some campervans and simple restaurants. This place has a special charme!
Try out SUP in a beautiful natural park with an SUP instructor who takes you on a 2 hour tour to discover the beautiful landscape.
Depending on the swell we will drive with you to the famous monster waves of Nazare. Mostly big swells occur between October and March. If you are able to see this it will be an experience you will never forget.
What is special about surfing with us?
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Beach town Caparica
Our base is located in Costa da Caparica.
Our Surf villa is only a 8 minute walk away from the charming beach of São João. From there you can walk on the lively promenade which is a pure sports mekka. You will see people surfing, skating, biking, jogging and doing workouts at a free outdoor gym just next to our surfschool. Take one of our bikes or a a skateboard and enjoy the view! In the centre of Caparica you can find surf shops, supermarkets, restaurants, bars and cafes.
Heading south from Caparica and find around 30 km of beautiful white sandy beaches stretched along the coastline. The road will lead you to unspoiled natural beauty, authentic fisherman villages, lonely beaches, breathtaking cliffs and natural parks. Heading north you will be in the heart of Lisbon within 15 minutes by car.
This gives us the perfect location between tranquility and a vibrant capital.