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Muro Alta is generally ok beach that was clean and offered warm shallow, calm water
Suffers from too many cafes and bars on the beach itself and is a bit too long drive from Porto village
Ok for a half day trip
Good beach with no wave, there are rocks breaking the sea around 50m from the beach so it feels like a gisnt swimming pool. Water reasonably transparent but the place got a lot things to do. Kayak, standup etc... Given the calm sea, everything is...More
There is parking at the end of the road . We got bracelets so we could use the shower
and toilets . It also allowed us to use the chairs at the beach , get served food and drinks . The only problem is that...More
We saw the great reviews and decided to go visit Muro Alto Beach. We decided to ride their via the buggy that was driving there. On first impression of the beach was calm and relax, but the reef barrier was meek with little and no...More
Being quite shallow and with no waves, the water is very warm. Lovely beach to try out kayaking and stand up paddle boarding without the added challenge of dealing with waves.
Also nice to do snorkelling by the coral reef.
The place is beautiful but dont go if you like quiet beaches. The number of houses and hotels has grown a lot in the region and the beach is not as pleasant as it used to be.
I went during carnival. The traffic was terrible...More