Albufeira is one of the most touristic places in the Algarve, becoming a beautiful and vibrant resort town perfect to spend your holidays!
This town stays in the impressive coastline of the Algarve and is known for its beautiful beaches, crazy nightlife and food variety.
Being a fisherman’s town, at Albufeira’s oldtown you can expect to walk through narrow streets, beautiful typical houses and smaller hotels with an impressive view from the top of the cliffs to the beach.
If you are looking for busy venues, nightclubs and Resorts you definitly need to stay in Oura to experience most of that!
Albufeira’s Marina provides a diving center, and spots where you can book your boat trips to watch dolphins!
At the Algarve Shopping Mall you can find all sort of things that you need for your holidays from grocceries, clothes, cinema and many more.
If you want to explore the places around Albufeira we recommend that you go to Zoomarine Park where your kids will be abble to swim with dolphins, visit the animal rehabilitation center and experience the funniest water slices!
During Summer Time you should also visit Armação de Pêra to see the Fiesa Sand City.
Book your transfer with us from Faro Airport to your place in Albufeira!
Beaches in Albufeira
Around Albufeira you have a lot of different beaches to choose from.
Those beaches are caracterized by their golden sand and their shallow blue waters.
Praia da Oura is one of the best beaches in the Algarve. Just a few meters away from Oura’s street, right in front of the Resort Village of Oura.
This beach is surrounded by restaurants, bars and cafes that cover everything you need to spend a perfect day at the beach.
Praia de São Rafael is situated in a small bay that is covered by limestone cliffs formations that make it a beautiful sceneary. The shallow blue waters make it a good spot for snorkling.
If you walk far East in Albufeira you reach Praia dos Alemães, being this one of the main beaches in Albufeira town.
This beach is covered by sandstone cliffs and pine trees on top of those. It’s the best place to bring your kids to spend a day at the beach since a lot of families visit it.
Praia dos Pescadores is the beach where the fisherman used to keep their fishing boats since it is situated right in front Albufeira’s oldtown.
To acess this beach you can use the escalator that goes down from the top of the cliffs behind.
If you like to explore different places there are many smaller and more quiet beaches around Albufeira that look like little paradises!
Zoomarine is the best place to spend a wonderful day with your family!
The Park provides a lot of different attractions and facilities such as the Giant Wheel, the Mini Rollercoster, WaterSlices, Swimming Pools and many others…
There’s also many restaurants and snack bars to ensure that you have the best of your day.
You surely don’t want miss out the fantastic birdshows and the dolphin presentations where your little kids will be abble to swim along with this majestic creatures.
Zoomarine is open from March until late November. Being the peak season during the summer months you can expect a lot of families visiting the Park.
NightLife in Albufeira
Albufeira’s nightlife happens mostly in the vibrant and busy Rua da Oura.
This street is full of pubs, restaurants and nightclubs where people party until very late, that’s the best place to have a fun night out with your friends!
For your dinner you will be presented with dozens of options for restaurants that offer a big variety of world cuisines with the pubs just a few meters away!
If you feel like partying untill early morning you can go to Kiss Club or Club Vida or you can book your trip with us and we will take you to Lick or Bliss in the way bettween Albufeira and Vilamoura.