Stretching across the southernmost tip of mainland Portugal, the Algarve is famous for its year round superb climate, fantastic beaches, dramatic landscape and quaint villages.
The Algarve is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Europe, with modern resorts offering every amenity a holidaymaker could wish for, as well as historic whitewashed towns and fishing ports, full of tradition and atmosphere. The resorts offer an abundance of great bars, shops, cafés and restaurants, while trips to colourful local markets provide an entertaining and rewarding pastime. With warm sunshine and a lively ambience in summer, the quieter, cooler months are also an ideal time to enjoy this most appealing destination.
- Flights from Glasgow to Faro
- 7 nights in Albufeira or Portimão, in the southern Algarve region
- A half day excursion to the beautiful town of Silves and the Algarve countryside
- A full day excursion to the unspoilt towns of Lagos and Sagres
- A half day trip to the historic town of Faro and the market in Olhao
Prices based on 3 star hotel
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Choice of Hotels
Hotel Vila Gale Cerro Alagoa 4*
Located in the lively resort of Albufeira and close to its superb beaches, this hotel is in a great position for those who are looking to relax and enjoy the sun, as well as explore the many shops and entertainment venues. In warm weather, guests may choose to take advantage of a cool swim in the hotel’s impressive outdoor swimming pool. If the sun is too much or the weather is a little cooler, the heated indoor pool provides an ideal alternative.
Hotel da Aldeia 3*
Hotel da Aldeia lies in the heart of Albufeira’s lively entertainment district. Its guest rooms are simply furnished and decorated in a welcoming style.With an extensive pool terrace and Algarvian-themed indoor spaces, it is a popular choice for those who like to be close to the resort’s many bars, cafes and shops. There are several beaches in the area, with the nearest an approximate 10 minute walk from the hotel.
Hotel Boa Vista 3*
This hotel rests high on a hilltop in Albufeira, with stunning panoramic views of the Old Town and the ocean from its pool and terrace. Century old artefacts and vintage furniture decorate many parts of the hotel, adding to its quaint appeal.