THINGS TO DO IN ALBUFEIRA
DISCOVER WHAT TO DO DURING YOUR HOLIDAYS IN THE ALGARVE
During your holidays in Albufeira, take the opportunity to explore all the experiences that the Algarve has to offer.
From theme parks to boat tours to the Benagil caves, there are several attractions in Albufeira that elevate the concept of holidays and leisure to the maximum.
Below, discover the best attractions in the city.
This theme park reveals the wonders of marine life, with dolphin, seal, and sea lion shows. There are also shows featuring tropical birds and birds of prey that promise to entertain both children and adults throughout the day.
In addition to the presentations, Zoomarine has other fantastic attractions such as a shark aquarium, a 4D cinema, and swimming pools. Fun is guaranteed here.
Praia da Falésia
Recently voted the 6th best beach in the world, Praia da Falésia in Albufeira is a must-visit during your holidays in the Algarve.
Especially if you book your stay at AP Adriana Beach Resort or AP Victoria Sports & Beach Hotel, as both are located close to Praia da Falésia. In fact, at AP Adriana Beach Resort, you have direct access to the beach.
This beach boasts a unique beauty with fantastic panoramic views and beautiful cliffs combining ochre, white, and yellow hues.
The sand is slim, the water is translucent, and the beach is surrounded by pine trees and native vegetation, making it the perfect setting to connect with nature while enjoying sunny days in the Algarve.
On this 6 km long beach, you can also hike along the cliff tops. This trail runs along the entire length of the beach and provides one of the best views of the Algarve coast.
Whatever your gastronomic preference, there are certainly restaurants in Albufeira to suit your taste.
Albufeira offers a wide variety of excellent restaurants that promise to provide delicious moments during your holidays in the Algarve.
If you want to taste traditional Portuguese cuisine, for example, you can visit Louro & Salsa restaurant in Albufeira.
On the other hand, if you prefer a lighter meal of tapas accompanied by the finest Portuguese wines, you have Platinum restaurant and Hope Tapas Lounge Bar in Albufeira.
For seafood lovers, there is a wide variety of restaurants in Albufeira to choose from. Some of the well-known ones in the city include Frank’s, Jardim Rústico, and Quinta da Saudade.
Indian cuisine is also very famous in Albufeira, and there are several restaurants where you can taste Asian flavors. Indian Ocean, Jaipur, and The Indian Sizzler are some of the top-rated Indian restaurants in Albufeira according to TripAdvisor reviews.
If you want to embark on a culinary journey to Japan, Mexico, or Italy, there are also restaurants in Albufeira that can satisfy your gastronomic desires. Fuji restaurant offers a varied selection of sushi and Japanese cuisine. Mi Sombrero restaurant, on the other hand, is one of the best Mexican restaurants in Albufeira. And if you’re a fan of Italian cuisine, Senhor Frog’s restaurant is the ideal place for lunch or dinner.
As you can see, Albufeira offers several excellent gastronomic options for you to enjoy during your holidays in the Algarve.
Albufeira Historic Center
When booking your holidays in Albufeira, take advantage of the fact that you’re staying in this city and visit the Albufeira Historic Center.
It is a lively area, with several restaurants, bars, and local shops dedicated to souvenirs and regional crafts.
In addition to these points of interest, in the Albufeira Historic Center, you can visit the São Sebastião Church, the Municipal Archaeology Museum, the Misericórdia Chapel, and the Main Church, where the influences of the Romans who passed through here are still very present.
The famous Benagil Caves are one of the must-visit attractions in the Algarve.
They have been highlighted by several international travel magazines and have become widely known for their stunning dome and the excellent view provided by their natural arch.
Inside the Benagil Caves, there is also a small beach, perfect for enjoying the sun in southern Portugal.
If you want to visit this Algarve attraction, take advantage of the various boat tours that pass through the Benagil Caves.
There are several types of boat tours available that, in addition to the caves, offer the opportunity to spot dolphins in their natural habitat and enjoy a barbecue on the beach.
Speak to us and book your boat tour to explore the marvelous Benagil Caves during your holidays in the Algarve
Albufeira Marina is another major attraction in the Algarve.
If you’re a fan of unique and distinctive landscapes, this is a place you must visit during your holidays in Albufeira.
Albufeira Marina is one of the most colorful and lively areas in the Algarve.
It’s the perfect spot for an evening stroll, enjoying a meal with a fantastic view, and having fun with your family and friends.