Cabo Espichel, Sesimbra

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Must see · Geologic Formation · Lookout
Take in the impressive view at Cabo Espichel, a cape with towering cliffs looking out over the Atlantic Ocean. A lighthouse and a church (Santuário de Nossa Senhora do Cabo Espichel) stand close to the edge and are still in use. After you have your fill of the view, look for the dinosaur fossil footprints in the Jurassic strata. Stop at the on-site cafe for a chance to rest your feet. Use our Sesimbra trip planner to arrange your visit to Cabo Espichel and other attractions in Sesimbra.
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  • It is nature, science (amazing geology and dinosaur footprints), and history (monastery) .. I always enjoy going there  more »
  • We spent several hours wandering around here with our family. A beautiful natural site with great views over the coastline. There are a couple of places to take a drink or bite to eat. Past the new...  more »
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