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Lagos to Luz Beach

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Follow the cliffs lining the coast to Luz, where a golden sand beach awaits you.
Distance 10.7 km
3:21 h
195 m
160 m
95 m
1 m
Start hiking from your Hotel in Lagos, a beautiful city full of character in Algarve. Head to the river and walk along it to the sea. Pass a fortress and the Castle of Lagos then follow the amazing coast line to Ponta da Piedade, where you will see impressive of cliffs overlooking the ocean, spot caves and rocks with a wonderful array of colours as you walk! In the distance spot the small town of Luz and it's beach.  
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Minna Harshbarger
Update: December 19, 2017
Highest point
95 m
Lowest point
1 m

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This walk is part of the following itineraries:

WPSACT

Start

Lagos (7 m)
Coordinates:
DD
37.102176, -8.671782
DMS
37°06'07.8"N 8°40'18.4"W
UTM
29S 529164 4106257
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Destination

Luz Beach

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These maps and routes are designed to be used in conjunction with our traditional documentation. We have recently embarked on a conversion initiative to bring the two elements together, and this itinerary will be covered in due course.

In the meantime, using the two elements alongside each other should go a long way to ensure you have a safe, enjoyable and problem free day.

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Coordinates

DD
37.102176, -8.671782
DMS
37°06'07.8"N 8°40'18.4"W
UTM
29S 529164 4106257
w3w 
///acrobat.jaunts.daylight
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Adam & Dena Lyons
September 18, 2018 · Community
Beautiful walk along the coastline.
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Lagos to Luz Beach
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Distance
10.7 km
Duration
3:21 h
Ascent
195 m
Descent
160 m
Highest point
95 m
Lowest point
1 m

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