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

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.
  • Online Catalogue
    Online Catalogue

    Now you can get printed copies of guide books, maps and other Algarve publications without leaving the house! Visit our online shop here and place your order. Read them, underline the parts that interest you and make notes. Plan every tiny detail of your trip to make the most of your Algarve holiday!

  • Nature and Landscape
    Nature and Landscape

    Far from the wide beaches and steep cliffs, bright green mixes with shades of brown in the vast plains of the Barrocal region that invites the visitor to experience a ...

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  • Online Catalogue

    Now you can get printed copies of guide books, maps and other Algarve publications without leaving the house! Visit our online shop here and place your order. Read them, underline the parts that ...

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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.
  • COVID-19

    COVID-19

    Find out which measures have been implemented in Portugal.

    Events

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

  • 'Santons' Exhibition by Ragnhild Olsen

    'Santons' Exhibition by ...

    Collection of clay dolls - 'Santons' in French. An old Christmas tradition from Provence, Southern France. These handmade dolls are 25 to 30 cm tall. They’re signed by ...

  • Vila Real de Santo António's Giant Nativity Scene

    Vila Real de Santo António's ...

    Vila Real de Santo António’s Giant Nativity Scene is one of the biggest in the country and the biggest in the Algarve. It is made of more than 20 tons of sand, 4 ...

  • Rally Casinos do Algarve et la Regional Rally Champions Cup 2021

    Rally Casinos do Algarve et la ...

    03/12 | 7 p.m/ 11 p.m - Initial Verification | Fatacil - Lagoa 04/12 | 2:30 p.m - 1st Stage Starts | Fatacil - Lagoa 3:33 p.m/ 4:36 p.m - Special Race | Portimão 9 p.m ...

  • The Penis Monologues

    The Penis Monologues

    The comedy which reveals what men actually say about women. Women (birds) have always been very curious to know what men (blokes) talk about when they gather around a table in ...

  • The Penis Monologues

    The comedy which reveals what men actually say about women. Women (birds) have always been very curious to know what men (blokes) ...

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  • 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.
Monchique

Monchique

“Green, how I love you green”.The poet could have been writing of the wooded slopes of Monchique, for after the heat of the ...

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Silves

Silves

The deep green foliage of orange trees in fertile valleys.The blue sea and the fast-paced life of an international seaside resort;the picturesque ...

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Lagos

Lagos

Gigantic sculptures carved by the pounding waves that plunge into a crystal sea.The iridescent greens of sea caves. Beach after beach of soft ...

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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.

A secret to share

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The Algarve through the eyes of those who visit us

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    Guias

    Have you tried our interactive map yet?

    Have you tried our interactive map yet?

    Finding us has never been easier. The interactive map of the Algarve provides you with all the information and precise locations in each municipality, from accommodation and tourist attractions to other points of interest. Plan your next visit to the region in detail.

    Info-Agenda

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