The Algarve boasts some of Portugal’s most spectacular scenery and enjoys nearly year-round sun. This beach-lover’s paradise is sure to provide something for all types of holidaymaker – its luminous coast is dotted with friendly seaside resorts of all description.
Albufeira is the Algarve’s largest and most popular resort. It boasts seven fabulous beaches and is loved by families, couples and partygoers alike. For those who wish to enjoy a tranquil base, yet stay within easy reach of Albufeira, there are charming resorts such as Porches, Olhos d’Agua and Praia da Falesia.
Sports are a popular pastime on an Algarve holiday. There is usually a great array of watersports available in all resorts. Quinta do Lago and Balaia are almost entirely dedicated to golf, while tennis and horse riding are widely accessible.
A stay here is ideal for Portuguese holidays. The diverse landscape is made up of undulating countryside and vast swathes of sandy beach, while holiday resorts are modern and well-equipped.
Flight duration to The Algarve: 3 hours
Time difference: +1 hour