It’s impossible to stay indifferent to the cultural relics that Algarve hides, in fact we are not only beaches and good weather, behind that we have a very marked and interesting cultural background to be explored by those who visit us. There are several visits that you have to plan. We consider that you should take a few days with us to visit Sagres Fortress, Aljezur Castle, Castle of Paderne, Hermitage of NS de Guadalupe, Megalithic Monuments of Alcalar, Ruins of Villa Romana da Abicada and the Roman Ruins of Milreu that the Regional Directorate of Culture of Algarve recommends.
Much of what distinguishes us from other European countries is our beautiful beaches, lined with long sandy beaches, the Atlantic Ocean full of vibrant colors, a mix of blue and green and the scorching sun that calls for the bikini as the main piece of clothing! We consider that the best beaches in Algarve you should visit from East to West are Odeceixe Beach in Aljezur, Praia da Galé in Albufeira, Praia do Tonel in Vila do Bispo, the famous Praia da Rocha in Portimão, Praia da Marinha known for its crystalline sea and the unusual beauty it holds in Lagoa, the Armona Island beach accessible by boat in Olhão, Praia of the Barril in Pedras d’El Rei and the Beach of Manta Rota in Vila Real de Santo António. It’s mandatory to go to and to discover and lucky you, because we can get you there!
Portugal denotes an immense wine-making, from North to South, there are several wine references we offer and the south has very interesting characteristics for this activity, among them our proximity to the sea, our climate and our extensive areas of natural vegetation! Visiting Portugal means wine tasting, it would be a crime if you did not take a day to do it. There are several high quality wines from Algarve waiting for you to taste them.
Pedestrian paths are rich and healthy activities quite common in our country and here at Algarve it ain’t different. With an abundance of green areas, historic centers and paths to discover, the south becomes one of the favorite places to carry out this activity. Check out the best ground hikes in