Praia da Luz

Always a favourite with families of any age, Luz has a sheltered golden sandy beach perfect for building sandcastles by the sea as well as a range of water activities to cater for most tastes.  A paved promenade featuring large palm trees leads from the church (Igreja da Luz) to the foothills of Rocha Negra (Black Rock).  Luz includes a range of small shops for everyday provisions as well as a bank and specialist shops catering for most holiday needs.