The Lagoon Sailing School
..or, ‘ Escola De Vela Da Lagoa ’, is along the coast from Praia d’el Rey outside Foz do Arelho. The lagoon is open to the sea but free from the Atlantic waves making it an ideal Silver Coast Sail and Windsurf location for beginners, experienced sailors and windsurfers.
The school has an excellent sail and windsurf training programmes for all ages and they specialise in teaching children as young as six the basic sailing skills. With groups of six or more they will arrange to meet you on the resort side of the lagoon – saving the drive around the lagoon. The school has all sorts of boats, boards and equipment for hire.
For kite surfers the lagoon is an ideal location particularly where the lagoon meets the ocean.
The Sailing School is run by Isabel who speaks excellent English!
Tel: +351 962 568 005
For more information and to book click here .
Here’s a 60 sec video that gives you a flavour of learning to sail on the Obidos Lagoon. .. and there’s more here on the Silver Coast, Silver Coast Beaches, Praia Del Rey, Surfing and lots of other things on the Holiday Rental Portugal Google+ channel