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The Fort of Sagres is located on a dramatic, narrow headland that juts out into the Atlantic Ocean to form Portugal's most south-westerly point. It dates back to the 15th Century, a time when the Portuguese coast was often the target of raids from the Barbary pirates who heralded from the nearby…
History and landmark. Thought to be the centre of the Discoveries and where the Navigation school of Infante D. Henrique was set up - here you will find unique panoramic views over the cliffs and ocean. Nice souvenir shop inside the fortress.
Why visit Sagres? During your trip to Sagres, you will discover beautiful beaches, a distinctive fort and some of the most challenging surfing found in Portugal.
Sagres Fortress by Airbnb Experiences
Get to know this iconic landmark through Airbnb Experiences, small group activities led by locals
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