1. Albufeira: Beaches, Old Town, and Salgados Lagoon Jeep Tour
Discover the charm of Albufeira on a guided jeep tour. Visit Albufeira west coast beaches like Praia do Castelo, Praia dos Arrifes and Praia da Galé. Take in the sights in the old town and learn about local history as you see ancient Arabic ruins. Be picked up from a centrally-located meeting point in the city. Hop aboard a comfortable jeep, feel the ocean breeze and sunshine on your face as you make your way to the golden sands of Praia dos Arrifes. Visit the beach and admire the turquoise waters and uniquely-formed cliffs. Drive to Praia do Castelo beach and admire how it is sheltered by towering cliffs. Continue to the long stretch of soft sand that makes up Praia da Galé. Make your way into the Old Town to see white washed houses and churches, streets laid in elegant patterns, and boutique shops. View what remains of an old Arab fortification. Go to the marina to take in lauxary boats and vividly colored apartment buildings. Stop to capture pictures of a local lighthouse on the cliffs. Pass by the Salgados lagoon for the chance to spot endemic birds. Return to your meeting point in Albufeira at the end of your tour.