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About Algarve

Algarve is the southernmost region of Portugal about 2 hours by car from Lisbon. Just short of the entrance to the Mediterranean sea, tucked between the Alentejo, Spain and the Atlantic ocean, Algarve has rich history and charming culture.

With a warm climate nearly year around and an inviting ocean, Algarve is known for its quaint fishing villages, historic towns, wonderful beaches, world renowned golf courses, and charming villas. Algarve is a destination for those wanting to discover an active and peaceful holiday.

Some of the most popular destinations include Alvor, Albufeira, Faro, Lagos, Loule, Monchique, Olhao, Portimao, Quinta do Lago, Sagres, Silves, Tavira, Vilamoura and many other delightful destinations.

The Algarve is home to world class golf tournaments, traditional festivals, water sports, "The Algarve Cup" soccer tournament, and many other entertainment venues. Visit the Algarve and discover the best Portugal has to offer.

A church in Albufeira, Algarve | Photographer: Jose Manuel

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