Welcome to Albufeira

Once a scenic fishing village, Albufeira has all but lost the vestiges of its past – fishing boats are now moored at the ultramodern marina southwest of the centre. These days, the place is devoted to mass-market tourism; the old town – with its pretty cobblestone streets and Moorish influences – is concealed by gaudy signs, English menu boards and rowdy bars. It is the destination for cheap package deals, mainly... Read More

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$39.99 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Caves and Dolphin Watching Cruise from Albufeira

Visit the grottos or sit back and relax on the deck. Returning to Albufeira the boat travels away from the coast to begin the dolphin search. Keep your eyes on the water surface for the playful schools regularly spotted in these waters. The most common species seen are common dolphins and bottlenose dolphins.

$25.13 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

'Leaozinho' Pirate Ship Cruise from Albufeira

Half Day Cruise with Caves - 3.5 hours Cruise into the Atlantic, as the sails are set as you head westward along the cliffs and sandy beaches of San Rafael, Castelo and Praia da Gale. Pass the fisherman's village of Armacao de Pera, the rock chapel Senhora da Rocha and reach the beaches of Marina and Benagil.You will stop for free time to try your hand at fishing, visit the caves or have a swim in the warm, clear water. You may prefer to relax on deck with a drink from the "Pirate Bar" which offers a variety of beverages (beer, water and soft drinks). Returning to the Albufeira, keep your eyes open on the lookout for dolphins which will sometimes swim near to the boat. Captain Hook Cruise - 2 hoursCruise into the Atlantic under motor and head westward along the cliffs and sandy beaches of San Rafael, Castelo and Praia da Gale. All eyes are on the ocean surface in search of the friendly local dolphins. A short stop will be made to allow time for a quick swim before setting sail for the return trip to Albufeira.

$54.84 Outdoor Activities

Full Day Jeep Safari in Algarve

Discover a hidden Algarve aboard a 4wd Jeep "off the beaten tracks" in the Algarve countryside.Visit the ancient villages, Arab castles, waterfalls, spectacular / stunning scenery, passing streams and knowing the customs and traditions of rustic villages with a highly professional guide, who knows all about the local history, nature, lifestyle and landscape.The tour includes: Lunch, Amazing views; Spectacular / stunning scenery; stop at a beautiful waterfall for a swim in crystal clear water; a friendly guide; visit a small moorish farm to taste the famous firewater – medronho, liqueurs and honey; explanation about the cork process, pickup and drop off transportation.

$79.97 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Faro Airport Transfer to Albufeira

Private airport transfers to and from Albufeira. You can book transfers for small groups of up to 4 people, or book a transfer for larger groups of up to 8. Baby and child seats are available free of charge. All our vehicles have free Wi-Fi on board.

$33.06 Transfers & Ground Transport

Faro Airport Transfers to Albufeira

Faro airport transfers to Albufeira. Low price and reliable service for a private transfer from Faro airport to Albufeira, with reliable drivers , English and French spoken. We strive to give our clients a stress free experience. Star your holiday without having to make long queues at the airport and just start enjoying your holiday as soon as possible. The quicker you get to your hotel, resort or villa the faster you can start enjoying your holiday.

$38.84 Outdoor Activities

Algarve Jeep Half-Day Tour from Albufeira

A trip to the deeper Algarve off the beaten track visiting unique spots. Enjoy villages and landscapes and experience the Algarve flavours in 4WD vehicles with all the comfort and security. The journey begins with the Hotel Pick Up and a briefing about the day given by your driver that knows a lot about the region. Get away from the city and visit the hills and old villages from Algarve where you can taste some local products while you see the traditional way of living from the interior of the Algarve.You will continue to explore the hidden spots before to go back to your hotel. A trip to remember