VisitAlgarve - Portal de Turismo do Algarve

  • Welcome to the Algarve
    Europe's most famous secret
  • Welcome to the Algarve
    Europe's most famous secret
  • Welcome to the Algarve
    Europe's most famous secret
  • Welcome to the Algarve
    Europe's most famous secret
  • Welcome to the Algarve
    Europe's most famous secret

Are you looking for unique experiences?

Be inspired by the suggestions of those who live here all year round and explore Europe’s sunniest destination.
  • 360º Algarve Experience

    360º Algarve Experience

    Enjoy a real immersive experience in the Algarve and discover the diversity of the region’s tourism offering and scenic beauty by watching the 360º videos available on the VisitAlgarve channel on YouTube.

  • Cycling and Walking

    Cycling and Walking

    The Algarve's diverse landscapes, beautiful beaches, abundant nature and agreeable climate make this a region that is not only the perfect destination for a beach holiday, but ...

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  • Culture and Tradition

    Culture and Tradition

    More than just magnificent beaches and a blessed climate, the Algarve offers a rich folk heritage which is worth appreciating along with the pleasures of the sun and the sea.

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  • 360º Algarve Experience

    Enjoy a real immersive experience in the Algarve and discover the diversity of the region’s tourism offering and scenic beauty by watching the 360º videos available on the VisitAlgarve ...

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Activities

In Europe's best beach destination you can do much more than laying a towel out in the sun. Thanks to the sea, unique landscapes, unspoiled nature, culture, tradition and friendly people, you can be sure of enjoying unique and varied experiences. Here we share secrets.

Events you won’t want to miss

Some events are worth travelling to. Take a look at the best ones in the Algarve.
  • Cultural Programme 365 Algarve

    Cultural Programme 365 Algarve

    Now there are even more reasons to visit the Algarve: the "365 Algarve" programme brings you a vast range of cultural options all across the region and throughout the whole year.

    Events

    From seafood festivals to classical music concerts, see the events that will get you out and about come rain or shine.

  • FIESA 2018

    FIESA 2018

    FIESA is the greatest sand sculpture exhibition ever to take place, in Sand City, Pêra, since 2003, attracting thousands of visitors every year. The festival features ...

  • National Speed Championship

    National Speed Championship

    The National Speed Championship organises the first competition of the year at the Algarve International Circuit. A move to the south, where pilots of all categories will be ...

  • Festival Med

    Festival Med

    The 15th edition of the Med Festival will be taking place between 28th June and 1st July in Loulé’s Historic Centre This event has 9 stages where various World ...

  • Lagos World Beer Fest

    Lagos World Beer Fest

    Fifteen Portuguese and foreign beers and ciders will feature in the 1st edition of Lagos World Beer Fest. This event will include two different areas: a contemporary terrace ...

  • Festival Med

    The 15th edition of the Med Festival will be taking place between 28th June and 1st July in Loulé’s Historic Centre ...

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  • FIESA 2018

    FIESA is the greatest sand sculpture exhibition ever to take place, in Sand City, Pêra, since 2003, attracting thousands of ...

    Know more
  • Events

    From seafood festivals to classical music concerts, see the events that will get you out and about come rain or shine.

Exciting places to visit

There’s more to the Algarve than you think. Discover it in the region’s 16 municipalities.
Vila Real de Santo António

Vila Real de Santo ...

The pale gold of mile after mile of sandy beaches. The turquoise blue of the sea. The green of pine woods. Brushstrokes of colour from the ...

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Faro

Faro

Faro's beaches and the Ria Formosa, where flamingos can be seen taking to the air, mark the border with the sea. On the flat terrain behind are ...

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São Brás de Alportel

São Brás de Alportel

The rounded forms of hills covered with cistus bushes, cork oaks and strawberry Trees. Gentle landscapes like watercolours, white houses ...

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Visit the municipalities

United and diverse; this is the Algarve. A tourist destination comprising 16 municipalities, each with its own identity, charming scenery, stories and secrets to share. Learn more about the region's 16 municipalities, explore what they have to offer.

Guias

Guides for getting the most out of the Algarve

Guides for getting the most out of the Algarve

Discover our guides and everything the Algarve has to offer. Beaches, Gastronomy, Wine, Heritage and much more!

A secret to share

Tell the whole world about the Algarve. Life is so much better when you share it.

Apps

The Algarve at your fingertips

The Algarve at your fingertips

Download the mobile apps that will put the Algarve in your hands. Let yourself be guided around the monuments, discover the Moorish legacy and find events happening near you.

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    Info-Agenda

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