Portimão Things to Do

  • Stork nest on a Chimney in Portimao
    Stork nest on a Chimney in Portimao
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  • Igreja da N.S.Conceicao
    Igreja da N.S.Conceicao
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    Jesuit College
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  • 1. Barry

    I would like to tell you about a driver by the name of Barry we meet on our third day in Portimao. We wish we had met him on the first day. Barry is originally from England but has been in Portugal...

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  • 2. Alvor

    Portimão is not only a town, but the background of several beaches, each one of them with its own village or tourist structure. One of the best beaches is...

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  • 3. Coastal Trip in AlgarveSol

    It's a good idea to take a boat and follow the coast, watching the marvelous caves and natural sculptures made by sea and wind. We made it from Portimão, and we...

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  • 4. Praia da Rocha

    The main beach in Portimão is very beautiful... to see from the top of the cliffs. I must confess that it didn't convince me much, because it is hard to walk to...

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  • 5. Ferragudo

    Protected by the breakwater of Portimão this beach is perfect for children. Going a little further, after the breakwater there a smaller beach also calm and...

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  • 6. Praia do Vau

    My first experience in Algarve was camping in a free campground just behind the beach (Oh, those good days with lots of free space in Algarve...). We couldn't...

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  • 7. Jesuit College

    This majestic building was constructed on the orders of Diogo Gonçalves who was a nobleman that made his fortune in the Far East and is buried in a Marble tomb...

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  • 8. Igreja da N.S.Conceicao

    Although most of the Older building were destroyed in the Earthquake of 1755, this Historic building was rebuilt after the earthquake retaining an excellent...

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  • 9. Quad Safari

    Guided tour on a quad bike through the Algarve countrysideA fun-filled and exhilarating experience, alone or with friends and family,everybody just keeps coming...

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  • 10. Along the harbour front

    Along the side of the Harbour are many small statues like the ones that can be found in Alvor and many other Algarve towns. The bridge in the Background was...

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  • 11. Slide and Splash!

    This waterpark, about 15 minutes drive east of Portimao is really good fun for everyone! I went here twice and enjoyed it just as much the second time...

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  • 12. marina

    .a modern and all new marina built the last two years is also one of the atractions on the praia da rocha path, wich i describ in other travel Portimao tips....

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  • 13. praia da rocha

    .Starting in the thirties, Portimão was rediscovered as a holiday resort, mostly because of the exotic beauty of Praia da Rocha, one of the biggest and...

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  • 14. Praca da Republica

    Praca da Republica is an impressive square in the centre of Portimao.There are a number of water fountains located in and around the square and plenty of...

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  • 15. Bottom Fishing on the Ocean

    Catch a boat ride or fishing trip from town for a different view. Half day trips about $30 with wine and lunch served onboard. Cool breezes on a sunny day. Our...

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  • 16. Daytrips from Portimao

    Trip out to Sagres and stare at the ocean from the ancient navigator's school "at the end of the world". Keep your eyes open for the huge cranes nests built on...

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  • 17. LG 1 De Dezembro

    This nice little park is famous for it's Blue tile pictures, It is a nice place to sit and watch the world go by or eat a local Pasterie from one of the...

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  • 18. Little 'Viking' Boats

    You can go on a boat trip up the river to Silves on one of these boats, great for seeing the storks, Herons and many other birds as well as some great views.

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  • 19. Watch out for the Storks!

    Portimao seems to be the best place to see Storks sitting or standing in the large nests they built on the tops of the old Chimneys.

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  • 20. Ceramics...

    One of the many craft shops where one can find ceramic art in a variety of shapes. Ceramic paintings, vases, statues and much more. This one on the way to the...

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  • 21. Lagos Marina

    Between the town of Portimao and Sagres is LAGOS with a well established marina. Not only offering boating facilites but also a multitude of restaurants and...

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  • 22. The beach strip ...

    ... in december can be rather pleasant, Weather AND Tourist-wise. All is calm, yet most places are open.

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  • 23. Praia de Rocha

    beautiful beach to spend lazy summer afternoon...If you go there, do not miss visiting bar&bar... The best beach bar I've ever seen!

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