Praia da Rocha

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Praia da Rocha beach, near Portimão.
Praia da Rocha, Portimão fisherman.jpg

Praia da Rocha (English: "Rock Beach") is the beach and built up area on the Atlantic Ocean which is the southern section of the municipality/concelho of Portimão, Algarve, southern Portugal. It is also an urban area within the city of Portimão, south of the city centre.

The beach soccer tournament, Mundialito de Futebol de Praia, that hosts some of the worlds best national team, has taken place here every year since 2005.

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Coordinates: 37°7′N 8°32′W / 37.117°N 8.533°W / 37.117; -8.533