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Campismo O Tamanco

Location and atmosphere

'O Tamanco' is a small-scale, pleasant camping where chickens, cats, goats and donkeys walk happily along. The place is extensively set up, partly covered with mimosas and fruit trees as well as bougainvilleas. Situated in a rural area at 12 km away from beautiful Atlantic sandy beaches. Special environmental attention is given to compost-use, cleaning of the swimmingpool with salt, waste-separation and the use of biodegradable cleaningproducts. The atmosphere is in agreement with the surroundings: intimate, small-scale and free.


For tents, caravans and campers there are spacious places available in the orchard and the forest. Two wooden bungalows with own terrace (max. four persons) and yurts (two to four persons) are for rent. A swimmingpool is hidden between the vegetation. A sandbox and colourfull playtools draw the attention, as well as the wooden climbing tower. For teenagers there is a special meetingplace. The restaurant ‘A Cantina’ offers (daily) the most delicious meals from the Iberian and international kitchen. One can choose from vegetarian-, meat- and fishdishes and as much as possible organic ingredientes are used. Who enjoys Portuguese snacks and tippling can take place in the bar. Extra’s: covered patio and cosy terraces, book-collection, exhaustive tourist information, computers with internet, Portuguese language-course, selling of home-made fruitjuice, jeux-de-boules court and visit to a winefarm.

Surroundings and activities

O Tamanco is centrally situated related to cultural attractions and natural beauty. The university-city Coimbra (45 km), the pilgrimage resort Fátima (40 km) and the Roman escavations in Conimbriga (30) are certainly worth a visit. The Costa da Prata (Silver Coast, 12 km) honours duely it’s name: cristalclear silvergrey water, untouched dunes and endless beaches.

General information

Opening times accommodationyear roundReservationNot possible or not necessary, but desirable

Languages spoken

German, Dutch, Portuguese, English

Selfcatering housingunit

Number of persons8Number of holiday units2Please bring your own towelsPrice smallest unit per week€ 520 per unitPrice largest unit per week€ 620 per unit

Normal camping

Accommodation for rent (such as a cabin, tent, yurt, gypsy wagon, trailer or caravan) etc.Total number of pitches50Number of tent pitches35prices per person€ 5Price tent per night€ 4,50-5Price caravan/camper per night€ 5-7,50Costs for use electricity per day€ 3-4,20Prices cabin or bungalow per week€ 5,20Price carparking€ niet bekend


Own restaurant/canteenSales of own produceBreakfast€ 6,50Dinner€ 12,50-16,50Distance to supermarket0,5 kmDistance to restaurants5 km


Open-air swimming pool

Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)

Marked trails


Open-air swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Tennis court


Small live stock for children


Open air children's pool



Special target groups

Pets allowed

Landscape characteristics

Sea, beach, dunes, lagoon

Forest and/or moorland, mixed agricultural

Hilly scenery

Predominantly agricultural

Farm production

Small, traditional and ecological farm


Route description

Nearest cityPombal en Figueira da FozNearest villageCarriço