Algarve has all ingredients for a holiday to remember with fantastic climate, golden beaches, clear waters and a cosmopolitan nightlife.

Description

With 100 miles of coastline, Algarve holidays have all the necessary ingredients for a holiday to remember with a fantastic climate, golden beaches, clear waters and a cosmopolitan nightlife. These are just some of the reasons why holidays in the Algarve continue to be a favourite holiday destination for British tourists.

Who goes to the Algarve?

Algarve holidays are great for families and couples of all ages seeking a variety of things to do. As well as golden sandy beaches and warm waters, Algarve holidays offer a wide range of water sports, golf courses and a wide variety of cafes and restaurants.

Highlights

  • Picture postcard destination
  • Fantastic climate
  • Golden sandy beaches
  • Family orientated beach resort

Things To Do

Golf: Algarve holidays are a golfer's paradise. The region has a number of high quality championship standard golf courses. There are 20 golf courses in the Algarve, many set in stunning surroundings.

Splash and Slide: To keep the kids happy during Algarve holidays visit Splash and Slide, one of Europe's best water parks with rides for all ages including adults. The park is near Lagos, Carvoeiro and Portimao in central Algarve.

Things To See

Explore Silves: If you are interested in history and culture, then spend some time discovering the Algarve's historical heritage. Start at the medieval castle at Silves, once known as the Moorish capital.

Explore Monchique: Take a walk around Monchique, just a short drive from Silves. Situated in the Monchique Mountains, this is a beautiful part of the Algarve and is an ideal place to stop for a meal or just a drink.

Boat Trip: Take a boat trip from Portimao harbour and enjoy sunbathing, swimming and snorkelling in the clear turquoise waters. You'll discover some of the hidden coves that people taking Algarve holidays don't always see.

Climate

Max_temp Max Temp C Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Algarve 19 22 25 29 29 27 23
London 13 16 20 22 21 19 13
               
Sun Sunshine Hours Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Algarve 13 14 15 14 14 12 11
London 5 6 7 6 6 5 3

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