Many surfers love being in the water until dark. Why? The crowd usually decreases and the waves often get even better just before dark. Also, you’ll be able to watch some amazing sunsets and the usual blue tone of the water becomes golden. Ericeira is home to not only a large number of world class surf spots but some majestic sunsets. Check out some amazing shots taken just before dark…

All photos by Pedro Mestre

What should you do after surfing? An excellent choice would be to visit the magnificent palace, convent and basilica of Mafra, just a short drive away. Find out all about it and how to get thereHERE.