Days Out: Setubal Peninsula

Sesimbra
This town is a busy fishing village now becoming a popular holiday resort. Above the town it is possible to visit the Moorish castle, restored in the 18th century and offering panoramic views. Information office at Largo da Marinha 26-7, 2975 Sesimbra.
Vertigem Azul
In the river Sado estuary this company offers the possibility to observe dolphins from a small boat for 6 to 20 people. Also canoeing trips with monitors. At Avenida Luisa Todi, 2900 Setubal.
Palmela
Places to visit in the town of Palmela include the castle offering panoramic views and the church of Sao Pedro in the town square.
Blue Coast Bikes Tours
A variety of guided and self-guided tours, from one to three-day rides for those just browsing the seaside town, to the one and two-week packages that take adventurers throughout Portugal.
Ambifuga
Company offering guided tours and birdwatching activities in the Tagus estuary nature reserve focussing on natural environment and habitat interpretation. Contact Urbanizacao Porto Belo 18, Porto Alto.
Arrabida Secrets
A directory of things to do in the Arrabida Region, 30 minutes south of Lisbon.

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