Sines ʃ]) is a Portuguese city of Setúbal District, the Alentejo region and subregion of the Alentejo coast, with about 18,298 inhabitants . Find the largest and the first port area of Portugal and the main city industrial port logistics in Portugal and the birthplace of Vasco da Gama.
It is the seat of a municipality with 203.30 km ² of area and 18,598 inhabitants , divided into two parishes. The municipality is bordered to the north and east by the municipality of Santiago do Cacém, south and west by Odemira has coastline on the Atlantic Ocean. The coastline of the city, south of San Torpes, is part of the Natural Park of Southwest Alentejo and Costa Vicentina.