Cabo de Santa Maria (Faro)

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Coordinates: 36°57′0″N 7°53′17″W / 36.95000°N 7.88806°W / 36.95000; -7.88806

Beach in the southernmost point of mainland Portugal, Barreta Island (Santa Maria cape)

Cape of St. Mary (Portuguese: Cabo de Santa Maria) is the southernmost point of mainland Portugal, in the municipality of Faro. It is a point in the smooth curve of a long sandy beach in the Island of Barreta, which has also the name of Island of Cabo de Santa Maria. Its coordinates are approx. N 37º57'0", W 7º53'17".

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