The Algarve, the southernmost region of Portugal, is one of the best holiday destinations in Europe. In fact, the coastal towns of the Algarve, like Sagres, Lagos, Portimão, Albufeira, Vilamoura and Tavira, have fantastic beaches, nice accommodations and great restaurants. The beautiful turquoise waters and a unique rocky coastline make the Algarve a great holiday destination for sea-lovers. Therefore, boat tours in the Algarve are very popular.
Many former fishing villages of the Algarve have become major holiday resorts for the ones looking for a sunny holiday and also for a busy nightlife. Especially Lagos and Albufeira stand out for their vibrant night scenes.
The Algarve is home to several modern marinas, where you can find a broad selection of sea experiences like diving, dolphin watching and other boat trips. Some boat tours in the Algarve run all year round. For those seeking watersports like SUP, surf and others, most experiences start from the beach.
The Algarve is a pleasant holiday destination for many types of travelers, from families to party-people, to elderly escaping cold winters in the North of Europe. The Algarve, with its favorable weather conditions, is a nice holiday destination all year round.