VisitAlgarve - Portal de Turismo do Algarve

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Be inspired by the suggestions of those who live here all year round and explore Europe’s sunniest destination.
  • "Algarve, Beautiful by Nature"
    "Algarve, Beautiful by Nature"

    This is the Algarve that nourishes you heart and soul, that makes you want to stay here for ever. The Algarve that always welcomes you with open arms. Respect it, protect it. Embrace it too.

  • “Your smile” campaign
    “Your smile” campaign

    The Algarve Regional Tourism Board’s (RTA) most recent campaign, Your smile is one of the Algarve’s best-kept secrets, is back, paying tribute to the ...

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  • "Algarve, Beautiful by Nature"

    This is the Algarve that nourishes you heart and soul, that makes you want to stay here for ever. The Algarve that always welcomes you with open arms. Respect it, protect it. Embrace it too.

    Know more
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.

  • Aldina Duarte "Roubados"

    Aldina Duarte "Roubados"

    Aldina Duarte is one of Fado’s greatest singers of today, thanks to her unmistakeable artistic personality and her unique interpretations. Aldina’s career has ...

  • Portuguese Revue "Volta a Portugal"

    Portuguese Revue "Volta a ...

    ‘Volta a Portugal’ is a Portuguese Revue that brings two hours worth of comedy and excitement. A hymn to good spirits, where laughs, happy thoughts and infectious ...

  •  "Mundos Fragmentados" (Fragmented Worlds) Exhibition by Ivan Ulmann

    "Mundos Fragmentados" ...

    Ivan Ulmann was born in 1976 in Switzerland, where he lived until he graduated from the University of St. Gallen in 1995. Between 1996-98 Ulmann worked with stone, marble and ...

  • 'The Snow Queen'

    'The Snow Queen'

    ‘The Snow Queen’ takes us to a fantastical world, in which a magic mirror makes all good, beautiful things disappear, while increasing the size of all that is ...

  • 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.
Aljezur

Aljezur

The boundaries of Aljezur municipality describe a broad rectangle delimited by the sea and the hills, and its landscapes reflect this dual ...

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Olhão

Olhão

The islands and the long stretches of beach that are an ideal spot for swimming and sunbathing;The tranquil waters of the Ria Formosa, a paradise ...

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Albufeira

Albufeira

First and foremost, Albufeira is famed for its beaches, for the countless shades and tones of its rocks and cliffs. This is a place where people ...

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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

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.

The Algarve through the eyes of those who visit us

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    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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