Stretching across the southernmost tip of mainland Portugal, the Algarve is famous for its year round superb climate, fantastic beaches, dramatic landscape and quaint villages.
The Algarve is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe, with modern resorts offering every amenity a holidaymaker could wish for, as well as historic whitewashed towns and fishing ports, full of tradition and atmosphere. The resorts offer an abundance of great bars, shops, cafés and restaurants, while trips to colourful local markets provide an entertaining and rewarding pastime. With warm sunshine and a lively ambience in summer, the quieter, cooler months are also an ideal time to enjoy this most appealing destination.
- Flights from Glasgow to Faro; or Bristol to Faro
- 7 nights in Albufeira or Portimão, in the southern Algarve region
- A half day excursion to the beautiful town of Silves and the Algarve countryside
- A full day excursion to the unspoilt towns of Lagos and Sagres
- A half day trip to the historic town of Faro and the market in Olhao
Prices based on 3 star hotel
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Choice of Hotels
Hotel Boa Vista 3*
This hotel rests high on a hilltop in Albufeira, with stunning panoramic views of the Old Town and the ocean from its pool and terrace. Century old artefacts and vintage furniture decorate many parts of the hotel, adding to its quaint appeal. Holidaymakers looking to sit back and unwind may take advantage of the hotel’s spa facility, where there is a variety of treatments available (charges apply). Breakfast and simple, rustic evening meals are served in the sea-facing restaurant. The location is ideal for discovering the charms of Albufeira’s town centre, with its great choice of restaurants, as well as the wonderful beaches of the area.
Hotel Vila Gale Cerro Alagoa 4*
Located in the lively resort of Albufeira and close to its superb beaches, this hotel is in a great position for those who are looking to relax and enjoy the sun, as well as explore the many shops and entertainment venues. In warm weather, guests may choose to take advantage of a cool swim in the hotel’s impressive outdoor swimming pool. If the sun is too much or the weather is a little cooler, the heated indoor pool provides an ideal alternative.
Jupiter Algarve Hotel 4*
Located in Praia da Rocha and close to its superb beach, this hotel is in a great position for those who are looking to relax and enjoy the resort’s amenities, which include a casino as well as a selection of bars and restaurants. The hotel features a contemporary, sea-inspired décor throughout. Indulge yourself in the Spa, an excellent way to seek further relaxation, or unwind with a cocktail at the bar.