The ConceiçãoBeach in Cascais, was awarded as the ” + Accessible Beach” in 2012, at the Conference on “Tourism and Accessibility” BTL 2013, which was held in Lisbon between February 27th and March 3rd .
The Prize” Praia + Acessível” (+Accessible Beach” highlights the beach that best evidenced by improving accessibility for people with reduced mobility. This award is part of the “Most Affordable Beach, Beach For All” organized by National Institute of Rehabilitation.
Second place went to Miramar Beach, in Vila Nova de Gaia. The Valhelhas river beach, Guarda county received an Honorable Mention.
The delivery of this award took place in the latest edition of the Bolsa de Turismo de Lisboa (BTL 2013), held in FIL.
Conceição Beach N 38º 42′ 1.44” ,W 9º 25′ 1.22”
Miramar Beach N 41º 4′ 1.43” ,W 8º 39′ 25.24”
Valhelhas river beach N 40°24’9.38″, W 7°24’13.57″
“Praia Acessível, Praia para Todos” Lista de praias galardoadas em 2012- “Accessible Beach, Beach For All”. 2012 Awarded beaches list.