Supertubos is undoubtedly the crown jewel of Peniche's surf spots, and it has earned its reputation as one of the world's premier waves. Located just a short distance from the town center, Supertubos has become a hallowed ground for surfers seeking an unforgettable riding experience. Its name itself signifies the incredible tubes and barrels that form on this powerful sandbank break.
What sets Supertubos apart is its consistently hollow and fast waves that provide the perfect canvas for tube riding. The waves at Supertubos break over a shallow sandbank, creating a unique combination of power, speed, and shape. When the conditions align, surfers can experience awe-inspiring rides through the hollow barrels that form, offering an adrenaline rush like no other.
The quality and intensity of the waves at Supertubos have not gone unnoticed by the international surfing community. It has been the stage for the prestigious Rip Curl Pro Portugal
, a stop on the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour. Top professional surfers from around the world gather here to compete and showcase their skills in the challenging conditions Supertubos offers.