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.
  • 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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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.

  • Operation Green Mountain

    Operation Green Mountain

    Devised and promoted by Zoomarine in 2016 with the motto TOGETHER WE PROTECT, ‘Operation Green Mountain’ aims to engage residents and tourists in the collective ...

  • Portugal Masters

    Portugal Masters

    The Portugal Masters Tournament features the best European golfers. Every year, many spectators visit Vilamoura with a view to watching this important golf competition.

  • 'The Other Algarve' by Hélio Ramos

    'The Other Algarve' by Hélio ...

    Hélio Ramos was born 24th December, 1954 in Olhão. He’s been photographing since 1973, and became a professional photographer in 1981. His work is divided ...

  • Rallye Casinos do Algarve - European Rally Trophy Final 2019

    Rallye Casinos do Algarve - ...

    The European Rally Trophy is a competition that happens throughout the year in seven European regions and 23 countries. The top three pilots from every region are selected to ...

  • Events

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

Algarve Travel Planner

Are you looking for a tailor-made holiday in the Algarve? Plan your trip here.

Exciting places to visit

There’s more to the Algarve than you think. Discover it in the region’s 16 municipalities.
Portimão

Portimão

First the blue sea and its gently lapping waves.Then fine, golden sands framed by cliffs and rocks. The cosmopolitan atmosphere of an ...

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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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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.

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.

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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