Moreiró Beach, Vila do Conde
Only half an hour by car from the city center and has one of the prettiest landscapes of the North, this is Moreiró Beach.
On the weekends the beach gets a little bit crowded, specially on the summer months. There is a bar there where you can enjoy drinks and food, so not to worry if there was no time to prepare a picnic.
For the for the most demanding ones, you can also rent beach gear there like beach umbrellas, chairs and windbreakers.