Holidays to THE ALGARVE
This is one of our favourite destinations! The southernmost region of Portugal is so diverse it offers something for all ages and tastes. With more than 300 days of sunshine a year, and mild winters, you can visit all year round.
With rugged cliffs, spectacular caves and gorgeous mainly Blue flag beaches, it is inevitably one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world! With some resorts offering a vibrant nightlife to other smaller resorts offering a more relaxed holiday, top class golf courses, water parks, boat trips, hiking and cycling trails in stunning countryside and Portuguese history and culture, there is enough to keep you coming back again and again, and still find
Start your perfect holiday to The Algarve. Whatever type of break you are after, we can organise this for you. From a two week summer holiday family break by the beach to a luxury villa for a multi-generational trip, we're here to help!
WHY VISIT THE ALGARVE?
1. Stunning coastline and gorgeous beaches
The Algarve’s pristine Atlantic beaches and rugged coastline suit all ages and tastes. You will be spoilt for choice! From mostly calm, warm turquoise seas in the resort areas to the undeveloped surfing seas on the west coast.
2. Water sports, theme and water parks
Swimming, snorkelling and a full range of activities are available on the calm seas. For surfing, head west to the wild beaches of Carrapateira.
3. Land sports
Over 50 golf courses, many world class, in stunning surroundings. Hiking and cycling are also popular. Go through historic castle towns in the hills and cork oak, carob, almond and citrus groves via Algarviana hiking trail, a 300 km trek in all! The natural park of Ria Formosa stretches for 60 km along marsh and salt plains and is a must for bird watchers.
4. History and Culture
For us, Tavira with its ruined castle and Roman bridge is spectacular, but Lagos and Faro old town are significant too.
5. Food and Drink
You will be spoilt for choice. Try fresh seafood at the coastal locations, piri piri chicken and caldeirada fish stew with local wines.
WHERE SHOULD I STAY IN THE ALGARVE?
There are many resort areas...click onto the map to see a snapshot of some of them.
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When To Go
Spring through to Autumn is a perfect time to visit.
Fly direct to Faro from the UK in around 2 hours & 40 minutes.