Algarve

Sotavento Beaches

From the Costa Vicentina Algarve to the right bank of the Guadiana, on the border with Spain, the Algarve, offers us about 200 km of beautiful beaches. This meeting of the blue or green sea, sun and nature created beaches shaped in a scenery of great beauty: golden sand, ocher cliffs or reddish.

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Vilamoura, Loulé © José Manuel / Images of Portugal


Praias de Loulé

In Loulé the large luxury resort located in the marina of Vilamoura stands out.

Praias de Faro



Praias de Olhão



Praias de Tavira



Praias de V. R. de Santo Antônio


Highlights

1. Praia de Vilamoura

Postcard from Portugal and the Algarve, the world-famous Praia da Rocha in Portimão, is considered one of the most beautiful. See also: Barlavento

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Vilamoura, Loulé Photo: José Manuel / Images of Portugal

2. Praia de Quarteira

Beautiful beach of the municipality of Loulé

Highlights

1. Rocha Beach

Postcard from Portugal and the Algarve, the world-famous Praia da Rocha in Portimão, is considered one of the most beautiful.

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Vilamoura, Loulé © José Manuel / Images of Portugal


2. Marinha Beach

The beautiful Praia da Marinha, in the municipality of Lagoa, is also among the favorites of the students.

3. Albufeira Beach

Albufeira and its great beaches and facilities also attract thousands of visitors year-round.

All Algarve Beaches

Other beautiful beaches to discover in Algarve's dream coastline:

Albufeira

Alcoutim

Aljezur

Castro Marim

Faro, capital

Lagoa

Lagos

Loulé

Olhão

Portimão

São Brás de Alportel

Silves

Tavira

Vila do Bispo

V. R. de Santo Antonio