The Algarve – Portugal’s Southern Paradise
Discover a traveller’s paradise with a visit to Portugal’s fascinating Algarve region. Occupying the southern coast of the Portuguese mainland, the Algarve is known for its scenic sandy beaches and dramatic Atlantic coastline. Here, you can find relaxation, culture and history throughout the year. Bustling cities brimming with nightlife give way to quaint fishing villages where peace and quiet reign, offering the perfect environment for every type of holiday.
Experience the thriving resort towns of Albufeira and Vilamoura, or get a taste of Portuguese culture and history in the region’s main cities of Faro and Lagos. If you're looking for adventure, the mountainous interior offers excellent hiking trails, while the western Atlantic coast boasts awe-inspiring cliffs and charming villages off the beaten track. The Algarve region is also famous for sport, including some of Europe’s finest golf courses. Relax and enjoy the perfect climate and culinary delights of this Portuguese paradise.