Introducing holidays to Armacao
Looking for that perfect getaway in the sun? Make it a holiday to Armacao and enjoy this stunning resort. The beautiful beach resort of Armacao de Pera is located on the coast of the Algarve in Portugal. It boasts one of the longest beaches in Portugal and offers pale sandy shores and excellent resort amenities.
For a hotel in the Armacao De Pera region that ticks all the right boxes, the Be Live Palmeiras Village Hotel is an excellent choice. This 4 star resort offers bright and airy rooms with great views across the hotel's grounds. The pool area and sun terrace are idyllic spots for some much needed rest and relaxation during your stay in Portugal.
At a glance
- Currency: Euro
- Language: Portuguese
- Time Zone: GMT +0
- Average flight time: 3h 5m
When to go
(°C) Avg. High Temp
For lazy days by the beach in a lively and friendly town, holidays to Armacao can't be beaten. Armacao is located between the popular resorts of Albufeira and Praia de Rocha should you fancy a day of shopping or an opportunity to sample the beaches in neighbouring resorts on your holiday.
If shopping is your thing, head to Guia where you will find the largest shopping mall in the Algarve. Or for a great cultural experience on your holiday, Armacao has a number of historical buildings and a beautiful chapel waiting to be seen.
Armacao de Pera is also an ideal base for a family holiday. Head to Zoomarine in the resort, not only home to a zoo but a park and a marine centre. The massive water park, Aqualand is just a couple of kilometres away in Alcantarilha with so many slides and rides to choose from you will be spoilt for choice on your holiday.
Armacao comes alive in the evening with bustling bars and nightclubs playing music 'till the early hours. Why not try your luck at the casino or sample the local cuisine?
Life's a Beach
Holidaymakers are truly spoilt on a beach holiday in Armacao, with the four kilometre long stretch of pale sands that are gently lapped by calm waters, providing safe swimming conditions for children. the beach runs from Senhora da Rocha in the east to Praia de Gale in the west, close to Albufeira. Those who enjoy getting their feet wet may want to head to the rocky coves and try their hand at snorkelling. For the more adventurous why not try some of the watersports on offer such as surfing and windsurfing, or simply lay back and relax on your Algarve holiday!