"With its stunning golden beaches and over 300 days of sunshine per year, the Algarve is one of Europe's top beach break destinations."
It isn’t hard to understand why the Algarve, with its stunning beaches, over 300 days of sunshine a year and its myriad of golf courses is one of Europe’s top beach break destinations. With relaxation and rejuvenation written all over it, visitors embrace the pristine golden beaches, quirky shops along cobblestone streets, fresh seafood and international dining, buzzing nightlife and the pure elegance of this sizzling beachside destination. Perfect for all types of getaways whether you’re a couple, a group of friends or family, Algarve breaks are sure to impress.
Things to do in the Algarve
More than 30 world-class golf courses are awaiting to be sampled, while a wide range of lush restaurants, bars and clubs are offering you an exclusive taste of Portugal’s best. When you are ready to leave the lively west coast, discover inner Algarve, getting lost in its Roman ruins, historic villages and stunning Moorish castles. A return to the shore offers a variety of watersports including jet skiing, windsurfing, snorkelling and diving. For families, the Algarve offers safe beaches and fun-filled activities including water parks, dolphin cruises and an abundance of ice-cream parlours.
Whether you are lounging your days away on one of the golden beaches or snorkelling in crystal clear waters, loveholidays.com can make holidays in the Algarve a dream come true. Take a look at our fantastic selection of deals on holidays in the Algarve below and continue reading to learn more about all this incredible region has to offer.
Where is the Algarve?
There’s no denying that the golden beaches of the Algarve are its biggest draw card. Don’t be put off by the popularity of the Algarve – even in its busiest months, there is plenty of golden sand for everyone. Albufeira, Portugal’s most popular holiday resort, has 23 or so enchanting beaches while Praia da Rocha has one of the best beaches in the Algarve, nestled amongst dramatic rock cliffs.
Quarteira is the perfect family-friendly destination, boasting a huge range of fun-filled activities including watersports, water parks, karting, bowling, tennis and horse riding. For quiet sophistication or a romantic break, look no further than the popular resort Vilamoura, with its famous Roman ruins and gorgeous beach.
Whether it’s a sun lounger lifestyle you’re after, or the thrill of an exciting new challenge from diving to windsurfing – holidays in the Algarve are the perfect choice.