The Algarve is a popular holiday destination rich in history and culture. With a beautiful diverse landscape, the Algarve offers relaxing holiday resorts, miles of golden beaches, clear waters and a Mediterranean climate. Enjoy the thriving nightlife in the array of clubs, restaurants and bars.
If you’re flying to the Algarve you’ll most likely arrive into Faro Airport. There are flights to Faro from most UK airports although some flights are seasonal, only operating during the summer months. Once there, the best way to get to your resort is via shuttle or taxi transfer, which you can add to your Wowcher booking.
Vilamoura is the largest tourist area in the Algarve and also one of the largest in Europe. The main attraction in Vilamoura is the marina which is surrounded by hotels, casinos, bars and restaurants. You can also organize watersports such as paragliding and jet skiing.
Albufeira is the place to go for nightlife in the Algarve. For younger travellers, the Sao Joao strip is full of lively bars and clubs while the Old Town offers a more relaxed environment. Right on the seafront, you can relax and enjoy the food and drink while being entertained by bands and street artists. Portimao is one of the larger towns in the Algarve and is notable for the beach at Praia da Rocha. Here you can relax on the golden sands or swim in the Atlantic Ocean.
There are lots of other towns and resorts to explore along the Algarve coast such as Lagos, Alvor and Armacao de Pera. The beautiful beaches, warm climate and delicious local cuisine keep visitors coming back again and again!