Praia da Barra, a few km's from the Hotel
Barra beach is located on the west coast of Portugal, in the Aveiro district, and where the Aveiro estuary connects to the sea. Administratively it is in the municipality of Ílhavo, in the parish of Gafanha da Nazaré. To the south it faces the beach of Costa Nova do Prado. To the north is São Jacinto beach.
Of the existing built heritage, there is the Farol da Barra, Ponte da Barra and the wall. This wall borders the entrance of the Aveiro Port bar to the south, and is about 500 m long, entering through the sea. This wall separates the existing sand, with the half orange beach in the north and the beach in the south itself. This beach and a guarded beach. The existing church is dedicated to the Sagrada Familia. This is next to the Barra Camping Park.