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.
  • Algarve Beautiful by Nature – From the Suspended Valleys to Salema
    Algarve Beautiful by Nature – ...

    Enjoy. Respect. Protect. The Algarve has breathtaking scenery. Nobody could resist all this beauty that dates from the time of the dinosaurs.  Explore it by following the signposted trails and enjoy taking great photos in safety.

  • 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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  • Algarve Beautiful by Nature – ...

    Enjoy. Respect. Protect. The Algarve has breathtaking scenery. Nobody could resist all this beauty that dates from the time of the dinosaurs.  Explore it by following the signposted trails ...

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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.

  •  Itinerant Exhibition ‘The Forest’ - Much more than Wood

    Itinerant Exhibition ‘The ...

    The Forest is the first itinerant exhibition of ‘la Caixa’ Foundation in Portugal. The aim of the exhibition is to promote sustainable forest management. The ...

  • Ria Formosa Festival

    Ria Formosa Festival

    In this event, you will savour the best sea food from Ria Formosa and other regional delicacies inspired by local recipes and traditions. As per usual, there will be daily ...

  • 27th Serra Fair 2018

    27th Serra Fair 2018

    Building the bridge between tradition and innovation, Serra Fair in São Brás de Alportel reveals the sounds, know-how and flavours from Serra do ...

  • Sardines Festival

    Sardines Festival

    From delicious sardines to various music moments and entertainment for all the family to enjoy! 01/08 > Matias Damásio02/08 > Xutos Total03/08 > Raquel ...

  • Sardines Festival

    From delicious sardines to various music moments and entertainment for all the family to enjoy! 01/08 > Matias ...

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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.
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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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 ...

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Tavira

Tavira

Beautiful empty beaches with sands that seem to go on forever. Fields of orange trees, heavy with the scent of blossom. Then hills of fig and ...

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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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