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Municipal Park of the Springs

Estombar, Lagoa, Portugal
+351 282 380 400
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Refreshing on hot day

40 degrees when we visited. A change from The beach. Friendly people. Good cafe with facilities... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
via mobile
nature haven

peaceful beautiful location, a change from the beach and walking around the towns. great little... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Catherine H
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“fresh water” (2 reviews)
“lovely spot” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Estombar, Lagoa, Portugal
+351 282 380 400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

40 degrees when we visited. A change from The beach. Friendly people. Good cafe with facilities and fair price for ice cream. Lovely spot

Thank joanna_heels
Reviewed 24 May 2017

peaceful beautiful location, a change from the beach and walking around the towns. great little park and natures scenery is stunning.

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Very nice place to walk around. Barbecue possibility. Lake and small water. You feel relaxed in beautiful nature. Jogging would be a pleasure here as well.

Thank rofekamp
Reviewed 13 February 2017

These are beautiful fresh springs that eventually run into the ocean. A lovely trail for walkers winds along the river. Official picnicing spot with large area for children to run and play unsupervised. The only day NOT to go is MAY 1st when hundreds of...More

Thank trudy G
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Beautiful historic canal systems that you can swim in on hot days. The water is so clear but it is extra cold, so perfect for a hot day in the algarve! Can get popular on the weekends/holidays with many locals coming with picnics, but there...More

Thank SerendipitousNomads
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were brought to the springs by our tour guide on Jipe safari. A lovely place for a picnic, stroll or just to relax. Playground for small children and walks through the park land. The spring pool was very busy with school children on a...More

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Visited on a Sunday when the area was alive with family parties making use of the picnic area and BBQ. Children were enjoying the fresh water swimming pools and the fitness trail was obviously a pull for young and adults alike. We had a lovely...More

Thank Pontylynne
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Visit outside the peak summer season. The place is very nice, a merger between the well-being and nature. Great space to hold a picnic with the kids. In the summer should be more confusion but in the summer is always in this area. Good also...More

Thank Joaquim Jorge C
Reviewed 15 December 2015

A lovely spot for a quiet picnic or a family day out. The fontes mean the springs, here there are salt water low lying water, mixing with fresh water, picnic tables, an old abandoned stone water mill make for lovely photos. F you take any...More

Thank Trudy888
Reviewed 2 June 2015

This is just outside Estombar and is used in summer as an educational area for youths. Out of season, it is quiet and scenic. See all the different flora and fauna of the area including a small estuary. For the fitness buffs there are several...More

1  Thank alan t
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25 October 2015|
Response from alan t | Reviewed this property |
I believe, 7 days a week dawn to dusk