: Parchal/ Ferragudo
: A22 Junction 6
Car: not necessary
The quaint fishing village of Ferragudo, with all its restaurants, bars and cafes, is located in the middle of the Algarve. Picturesque cobbled streets and a main square, where you can share in the atmosphere with the locals, provide an alternative place to relax. Meander along the quayside, stopping in a restaurant of your choice to sample their delicacies. Local amenities include: banks, PO, daily market and stores. Safe, sandy beaches with restaurant facilities also within walking distance or for the more adventurous, clifftop walks.
Portimão, the larger neighbouring town, offers a variety of fashionable shops, nightlife and entertainment. You can also book day trips from here such as dolphin safaris, beautiful sea caves, fishing and a river trip to Silves.
Silves, a historical mountain Moorish town, provides a lovely day out - a contrast to the coastal towns. Breathe in fresh mountain air on the way and sample the great fresh food of the region.
Other Activities: Water parks, dolphin safari, Zoomarine