Carrasqueira, Comporta

Destination

Comporta

Accomodation

Sightseeing
If you like crustaceans and fresh fish, visit the daily market in Carrasqueira.

If you like crustaceans and fresh fish, visit the daily market in Carrasqueira.

This 200-year-old fishing village is home to around 300 inhabitants who live in traditional houses made out of straw from the river. Visit at high tide when you can walk along the jetties, perched on stilts, and seek out the daily catch. All kinds of people go to the market, from the high society of Lisbon to locals from surrounding villages who like to buy fresh lobster, crab and big shrimp.