The Algarve comprises of vast sandy beaches and towering cliffs, many of which have been eroded and shaped by the powerful seas that batter the coastline. Along this fascinating coastline, the Ponta da Piedade is considered as the finest natural feature, with the cliffs of the headland carved into rock pillars, natural tunnels and hidden grottos. These golden sandstone cliffs of misshaped angles stand at stark contrast to the deep turquoises and greens of the sea waters, and the entire region is best described as simply stunning, recently:
The expert team from Huffington Post travelled around the world, looking for the most beautiful beach, discover Ponta da Piedade.
The most beautiful beach in the world is Portuguese, according to the travel expert team of the Huffington Post, is Ponta da Piedade and is located near Lagos, Algarve.
Discover this wonderful beach, with such sublime and extraordinary characteristics that seduces even the most demanding traveler. In Portugal it is still winter but we show you this beach for being included on your summer tour.
A beautiful beach in Portugal
The expert team from the prestigious portal Huffington Post travel through the world and visited ten beaches from different summer paradises. They traveled throughout Brazil, Seychelles, Australia, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, but in Portugal they found the most beautiful beach in the world.
In the article, this team begins by stating that they have “encountered incredibly beautiful beaches in the last week,” but when they found the beach of Ponta da Piedade, Algarve, they had to return.
This beach is located in Lagos and they highlight the “cliffs so high that almost touch the blue, the blue of the sky”. As they described, the splendor of this beach is so overwhelming, so exciting, so irresistible, that “it’s kinda hard to look at, it’s so beautiful”.
Discovering the beach of Ponta Piedade…
In fact, the beach of Ponta da Piedade is a hidden treasure in the middle of the Algarve Eden. Its cliffs are so high that some of them can measure 60 feet. These rugged cliffs sublimely contrast with the calm and blue-green waters.