Destination guide

The beachside setting of Aljezur is ready to explore

Enjoy the area's monuments, museums and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Aljezur. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognized for its beaches, surfing and parks. Meia Praia Beach and Luz Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Aljezur

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Aljezur a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lagos Zoo (10.8 mi / 17.5 km)
  • International Kart Circuit (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Algarve International Autodrome Raceway (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Espiche Golf Course (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Palmares Golf (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Lagos Living Science Center (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Aljezur

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Aljezur

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aljezur is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meia Praia Beach (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Rocha Beach (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Luz Beach (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Dona Ana Beach (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Arrifana Beach (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Canal Beach (2.8 mi / 4.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Aljezur

The nearest airport is in Portimao (PRM), located 16.7 mi (26.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Faro (FAO-Faro Intl.), which is 50.7 mi (81.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Aljezur?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,700 vacation rentals near Aljezur. From 306 Houses to 456 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Aljezur for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Aljezur?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Aljezur. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Vale da Telha: 115 vacation rentals
  • Arrifana Beach: 267 vacation rentals
  • Praia de Monte Clérigo: 282 vacation rentals
  • Vales: 40 vacation rentals
  • Praia do Medo da Fonte Santa: 286 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Aljezur! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Aljezur?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Aljezur:

  • Lagos: 3,937 rentals
  • Carvoeiro: 5,111 rentals
  • Alvor: 4,482 rentals
  • Portimão: 4,799 rentals
  • Luz: 3,396 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Aljezur?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Aljezur. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Aljezur Castle: 3,388 rentals
  • Penedo Beach: 3,298 rentals
  • Carriagem Beach: 1,008 rentals
  • Pintor Jose Cercas Museum: 3,376 rentals
  • Canal Beach: 3,353 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aljezur listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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