: Motorway to Faro
: Alvor and Praia du Vao
: bar on the complex also selling snacks
: Alto golf is in walking distance
: Por de Sol
Car: not necessary
Alvor is a traditional fishing village that has developed over recent years into a complete holiday experience. Whilst retaining its charm, Alvor also provides many fantastic restaurants and bars to suite every taste. There are plenty of fantastic beaches within easy reach and a pretty harbour, perfect for a stroll. For the golfers Alvor offers access to many quality golf courses, including the championship course at Pennina. Alvor is approximately 4km from the town of Portimao and 2km from the livlier resort of Prai da Rocha.
Other Activities: Slide and splash waterpark, boat trips, jeep safari
Golf: There are a number of high quality golf courses in the area
Pinina was designed by Sir Henry Cotton in the 1960's and hosts both regular and senior European PGA events
Alto Golf Club is 500 metres from the apartments- a local friendly club with a improving reputation, thanks to the new owners: The Pestana Group
The Pestana Group own nearby Pinta and Gramacho courses as well as Alto
Palmares Golf Club is just a short drive away and offers great views and a true test of golf!!