Supertubos: the surfing jewel of Peniche

Supertubos, the famous Portuguese wave also known as "The European Pipeline", is a popular sand-bottom barreling dream located in the fishing village of Peniche.


Although Supertubos can only by dominated by intermediate-to-advanced surfers, on smaller days there are plenty of wave rides for everyone.

The sleepy village of Peniche attracts thousands of surf tourists throughout the year. From spring to winter, Supertubos transforms southwest swells and northeast winds into perfect breathtaking tube rides.

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Aquitaine: beach breaks and barrels

In the Aquitaine region of Southwest France, you'll find the most incredible waves for surfing in Europe. A surfing sanctuary and a natural paradise.


Close your eyes. Imagine tasty croissants, fresh orange juices, beautiful white sand beaches, turquoise ocean waves, and trendy women and men. It's not a dream, it's Landes Côte Sud, a subregion of Aquitaine.

In less than two hours, or 152 kilometers (94 miles), you'll discover the surfing gems of the Old Continent. From Saint-Jean-de-Luz to Biscarrosse, perfect waves are simply everywhere.

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