Lighthouse of Barra de Aveiro

The Barra Lighthouse is the highest lighthouse in Portugal. It is located on the beach of Barra, parish of Gafanha da Nazaré, municipality of Ílhavo, district of Aveiro. With a height of 62 metres, it is currently the second largest in the Iberian Peninsula, and it is included in the 26 largest in the world, rising 66 metres above sea level. Built in the 19th century, more precisely between the years 1885 and 1893, with a spiral (snail-like) staircase consisting of 288 steps made of stone, it provides, for those who "venture" to climb to its summit balcony, a magnificent and dazzling view of the surrounding área.



Telephone/fax: 234 327 268

License number: 4158/TR

About Us

As a complement to its main function of own and permanent housing, it is affirmed in the regional context as a service of lodging to tourists, with the purpose of«We welcome you,
with pleasure, warmth and kindness»

For security reasons, the opening and closing of the gate in the property is exclusively fulfilled by the owners of Casa da Ria, always being processed and only at the request of the guests.

Pets admitted with anticipated request and not being able to stay in the house without the presence of its owners.

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