Sea Glass in Portugal

by Dana
(World Beaches)

Portugal Sea Glass Beaches Report (need photo)

Portugal Sea Glass Beaches Report (need photo)

Sea glass beach report for

Praia Castelo and Praia Cohelo beaches

in Albufeira, Portugal (Algarve Region)

Praia means "beach" in Portuguese.

These beaches are up against rocks.

During low tide, small caves are exposed, and up against the rocks there are lots of nice pieces of glass.

I found my biggest pieces there, and some turquoise/aquamarine."

Rated: Good (*no photos were included)

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Sep 29, 2018
Sea glass peniche Portugal
by: Anonymous

Loads and loads of sea glass on small beach,go past the fortress in Peniche, with the fort on your left,park up and small beach by the small houses has loads and pieces of pottery,beach called carreiro de Sao marcos.happy hunting

Aug 17, 2018
Algarve sea glass
by: Anonymous

Visited just about every beach from Lagoa down to Tavira - no seaglass at all. The beaches are fine sand, not enough pebbles and probably kept clean for tourism. That bring said finally found a beach with sea glass - Praia de Faro, just behind the airport. Good long beach with plenty of shells, pebbles and enough wave action. Picked up about 20 pieces in an hour, small mostly green but still beautiful sea glass

Apr 09, 2018
Not a single piece
by: Anonymous

We went there at low tide, and while there are plenty of shells, there was no glass whatever. Not a single piece.

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