1. Portugal
  2. Albufeira
  3. Vilamoura

From Lisbon: Algarve 2-Day Private Tour

Product ID: 212469
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Discover the beautiful Algarve coast known internationally for its white-sand beaches and beautiful cliffs on a two-day tour from Lisbon.
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Duration: 2 days
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Spanish, English, French, Portuguese

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Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Tavira Municipal Museum, which houses a large archaelogical collection from the Islamic period
  • See the marina of Vilamoura with its many private yachts
  • Discover the vibrant nightlife of Albufeira
  • Stop in Lagos, an important port during the Age of Discovery
Full description
Day 1:

Start with pickup from your hotel in Lisbon and travel south towards the Algarve, making your first stop at Tavira. Stop at Praça da Republica where you will find the City Hall and the Tavira Municipal Museum. Visit the Museum where you will find a diverse archaeological collection from the Islamic period, the Vaso de Tavira, and the ex-library of the museum. See the Misericórdia Church, built between 1541 and 1551, which is considered the most remarkable Renaissance building of the Algarve. Next, stop in Faro, one of the larger cities of the region with a long history. Learn about the devastating impact the earthquake of 1755 had on the city. Enjoy a break for a coffee in a typical terrace or café. 

Visit the Vilamoura marina which receives numerous private yachts from all over the world. As such, the marina has helped develop the region as an important center of tourism. Finally, stop at Albufeira for the night. Discover its three magnificent beaches; Praia dos Pescadores, Peneco, and Inatel, See the fishing boats on Pescadores beach, keeping alive the maritime tradition of the region. Discover the historic center of the city with its whitewashed houses and narrow cobbled streets. Or, enjoy a lively night out on the central avenue, with a variety of tempting bars, restaurants, and nightclubs.

Day 2:

On the second day, continue your tour of the Algarve with a visit to the city of Lagos. Learn how the city was an important location in the Age of Discovery, where many expeditions and missions set sail for the Americas. Discover the defensive structures of the city, constructed to protect from attacks from the sea. 

Next, visit the Sagres Fortress, also known as Promotorium Sacrum, built by order of Prince Henry the Navigator. Within the fortress, see cannons, a 16th-century tower and the Church of Our Lady of Grace. After this, return to Lisbon to finish the tour.
Includes
  • Driver/guide
  • Bottled water
  • Free WiFi
  • Personal accidents insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Meals
  • Entrance Fees
  • Accommodation in Albufeira

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Camera
Know before you go
• Please note that accommodation in Albufeira is not included in the tour price

From US$ 771.06 per person

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Product ID: 212469