Apúlia

Apulia beach - Esposende
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Praia da Apúlia
© Joao Figueiredo / CC BY-SA 3.0

Praia da Apúlia

Located a few kilometres south of Esposende, on the far side of the river Cavado is the long sandy beach of Apúlia. Backed by a low promenade and small village there are plenty of facilities at Apúlia - which is what you would expect of a Blue Flag beach. During the summer season the beach is patrolled by lifeguards making it a good family choice.

Apúlia's most iconic feature are a number of old windmills set in the dunes at the northern end of the beach. These no longer have their sails and have been converted into accommodation.

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Apúlia tide times

  • Tue 3rd August
    Low 5:40am (1.42m)
    High 12:04pm (2.60m)
    Low 6:24pm (1.44m)
  • Wed 4th August
    High 12:33am (2.53m)
    Low 6:41am (1.37m)
    High 1:05pm (2.72m)
    Low 7:22pm (1.31m)
  • Thu 5th August
    High 1:32am (2.63m)
    Low 7:33am (1.25m)
    High 1:54pm (2.87m)
    Low 8:09pm (1.14m)
  • Fri 6th August
    High 2:19am (2.76m)
    Low 8:17am (1.11m)
    High 2:37pm (3.04m)
    Low 8:49pm (0.97m)

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