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Avô River Beach

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    Photo: Aldeias do Xisto, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Avô River Beach
    Photo: Aldeias do Xisto, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Avô River Beach
    Photo: Aldeias do Xisto, Aldeias do Xisto
  • / Avô River Beach
    Photo: Aldeias do Xisto, Aldeias do Xisto
Here, you find the well-known Ilha do Picoto, with its pleasant picnic area.
Beach bathed by the river Alva and the river Pomares. The two water courses divide to form the well-known Ilha do Picoto, with its pleasant picnic area.

This beach is formed by two dams in the area surrounding the island, with a pedestrian crossing point, a children's pool supplied with river water, grassy areas, picnic facilities, changing rooms and pedestrian areas.

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Update: June 02, 2020

Getting there

Sair de Oliveira do Hospital até à N17 direcção Sul. Mais à frente, virar para a N230 em direcção a Avô. Ao Km 14 vire à direita para Avô. A praia fica no centro da aldeia.

Coordinates

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40.293500, -7.902690
DMS
40°17'36.6"N 7°54'09.7"W
UTM
29T 593264 4460911
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