Ericeira is a walkable, scenic neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants and bars. The neighborhood has many charming qualities, its small-town vibe among the more noteworthy. The sea and beaches showcase the area's natural beauty. Book a hotel in Ericeira and start exploring everything in and around Mafra.
Sightseeing around Ericeira
Sights like Aldeia Tipica, Air Museum, and Olga Cadaval Cultural Center offer insight into the local culture. Praca da Republica, Mosteiro Palacio Nacional de Mafra, and Igreja Do Gradil are some local landmarks.
Swimming, surfing, and fishing await you in and on the water. A great place to catch a game or event is Estoril Racetrack. Soak up some sun at Praia da Ribeira d'Ilhas, Norte Beach, and Sol Beach. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Tapada Nacional de Mafra Park, Iberian Wolf Recuperation Center, and Pena Park. If retail therapy is on the agenda, you might consider a shopping trip to Ericeira Municipal Market. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like AdegaMae Winery, Adraga Beach, or Adrenunes Dolmen.
Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Sintra National Palace, Quinta da Regaleira, and Moorish Castle. Foz de Lizandro Beach, Santa Cruz Beach, and Torre Vedras Castle will also leave an impression.
Getting around Ericeira
At 21.9 miles (35.2 km), Lisbon (LIS-Humberto Delgado) is the closest major airport to Ericeira.