Foz do Cávado Swimming Pools

Indoor swimming pool (waves)

With an area of 600 m² and a volume of 550 m³, this is a water pool heated to an average temperature of 30ºC, dedicated to leisure time, learning and / or improvement of swimming.
Supplemented with a whirlpool (average temperature 35ºC) and underwater sound, is attractive in the region and even in the country, in that, on an hourly cadence and for about 5 minutes, produces waves, providing real time "adventure at sea " in a maximum security and comfort environment. Its depth increases until reaching its peak, 1.80 meters.
  • Instant Capacity is 300 users.
  • It runs throughout the year.
  • Daily maximum capacity is 1200 users.

Children's swimming pool

The complex also has two swimming pools for children, with different depths, and with a suitable temperature for every age.


  • Temperature 36ºC
  • Foz do Cávado panoramic views

Outdoor saltwater pool

It is a saltwater swimming pool, consisting of a room for children (88m² area and volume of 35m³) and one for adults (686m² area, volume of 872m³ and maximum depth of 2m).

  • Instant Capacity is 686 users.
  • It works only during the bathing season.
  • Daily maximum capacity is 2744 users.

Location and contacts

Address: Av. Eng. Eduardo Arantes e Oliveira 4740-204 Esposende
Phone: (+351) 253 964 182

Forjães swimming pool

Forjães pools are a Municipal equipment under management of municipal enterprise Esposende 2000- Sports and Recreational Activities, M.S., with two swimming pools:

Indoor pool

  • Area 135 m² - water plan
  • Heated to 30ºC
  • 4 lanes
  • Bar Support
  • Individual changing rooms and rooms
  • Reception

Outdoor pool

  • Area 320 m² - water plan
  • 6 lanes
  • Individual changing rooms and rooms
  • Instant Capacity - 300 users

Location and contacts

Address: Rua da Morena, s/n 4740-444 Forjães Esposende
Phone: (+351) 253 872 808