Blessed with exceptional natural beauty, the Oeste region is situated on the coastal area of central Portugal, with unspoiled stretches of sandy beaches.
It offers top class golf courses, a wealth of water sports and leisure activities, it also features many impressive historical sites, delicious food, quality vineyards and a warm welcome for all visitors. The centre of the region is less than an hour away from Lisbon airport and a true gem for golfers.
While the Oeste does not have an enormous amount of the golf courses, it does offer quality and some stunning locations, all within very easy reach of each other. The courses have been designed by some renowned names in the industry, including Cabell Robinson, Donald Steel and the incomparable Seve Ballesteros. These gentlemen have ensured you will have rich variety of holes to play.
Other attractions include the beautifully preserved medieval fortified town of Óbidos which is a UNESCO World Heritage site dating back to the 12th Century. It is one of the region´s most famous landmarks and can be enjoyed throughout the year.
You also should visit Peniche, which is one of the largest fishing ports in Portugal and known for the quality of the fresh fish found in it's restaurants. The beaches around Peniche have also gained worldwide fame due to the excellence of the surfing available. The Berlengas Islands are also a prominent attraction off the coast near Peniche.