This is the ideal tour for travelers with limited time in the Algarve. Discover multiple highlights on one tour including Sagres, Lagos, and Silves. No need to book transport, as round-trip transportation is included. Travel with a small group in a comfortable air-conditioned minivan between dispersed sites. Highlights include Cape of St. Vincent, Fortress of Sagres and Ponta da Piedade cliffs. You can either have a scenic view of Ponta da Piedade or choose to upgrade and go on a boat tour to visit the grottoes.
Discover the wonders of Eastern Algarve by going on a small-group day trip. By traveling in a smaller group, you’ll have a more personalized experience without feeling your trip is overcrowded. Enjoy roundtrip transport, traveling comfortably in an air-conditioned vehicle. You’ll see the quaint village of Olhão and it’s market, the pretty town of Tavira, and have a guided walking tour of Faro’s old town and cathedral or an optional boat trip in Ria Formosa lagoon.
Immerse yourself in the world of cork on this guided tour. First, visit the Cork Room at the Algarve Costume Museum to see a film and learn about the process from tree to finished product. Then, visit a traditional cork factory to see the process up close, a cork shop to see unique finds made from the material, and take a walk amongst cork trees at a Cork Oak Plantation.
Journey to Ria Formosa Natural Park on this 2.5-hour small-group tour led by a professional guide. Covering more than 60 kilometers of beautiful, rugged coastline, the Ria Formosa Natural Park is not a place to miss. Admire a stunning array of birds as well as unique flora and fauna, all while learning about the park’s history and its significance from your guide. This is a great alternative to a low-key beach holiday, for people who want to immerse themselves in Portugal’s natural beauty.
Make the most of your time in Ria Formosa Natural Park by going on a bike tour. You’ll cover more ground than if you were traveling on foot, and you'll spend a whole day in the fresh air. Cut the stress out of navigating and potentially getting lost by having a guide to lead the way. Your guide will enhance your experience by providing commentary, pointing out flora and fauna, and taking you to the most picturesque spots.
Our farm is a superb wine estate situated in the heart of the Western Algarve. From very humble beginnings this 44 hectare estate is now considered one of the best wineries in the Algarve.
With this experience you will learn more about wine and wine tasting, you will have a professional guided wine tasting with us. Four of our standard wines are included in a commented wine tasting with our professional staff, accompanied by bread, olive oil and olives, followed by a tour through the winery and wine cellar where they will walk you through the wine-making process and disclose some of the secrets behind our wines. You will learn to observe, smell and taste the wine – and you'll be tasting wine like a pro in no time!
Our experience will include:
- Arrival to the farm and welcome by the producer
- Visit to the winery
- Visit to the wine cellar
- Tasting of 4 top wines accompanied by bread, olive oil and olives
Enjoy the fresh mountain air and explore the area with a certified guide. Learn about the history of the region, fauna, and flora as you walk along the river in the Loulé área, past waterfalls and more. Choose a 3.1 mile (5 km) or 6.2 mile (10 km) walk, with the options to combine it with a cultural tour.
This is the perfect tour for cycling fans. Make the most of your time in Tavira, by going off the beaten track, and seeing things that can’t be reached by public transport. You won’t have to worry about getting lost, as a guide will accompany you. Highlights include Ria Formosa Natural Park, Cabanas de Tavira, Cacela Velha, Manta Rota, Altura, Monte Gordo, and Castle of Castro Marim.
This is an unforgettable visit, you will know more about a very typical Portuguese product, contact with nature, visit the oil production and became an expert on the different techniques of extraction. At the end, you will have an opportunity to taste the olive oil and be able to discover the differences! Its na unique experience!
Everybody can need help in life every now and then. There is no need to go to a psychologist since there is nothing wrong, but you do feel a bit stuck. You do not know how to handle a situation. This is completely normal. A life coach offers you the possibility to see your situation in a new light. This way you can keep it simple. One session can already help you to feel more light and energized again and can allow you to continue your day in a different way.
Towards the Sunset: Walking in the West Algarve, is a Self-Guided walking tour designed to offer a good mix of coastal and inland nature walks, so that you can discover the less known wonders of this part of the Algarve. Our base is in Lagos, a cosmopolitan city within a short distance of all this different walking experiences.
Walk in Tavira’s country side through asparagus, rock roses and and strawberry trees. Enjoy sea and hills views from high points. Visit typical terracotta tile maker.
12 km in circular route
easy/ medium level
6 DAYS/ 5 NIGHTS/ 4 RIDING DAYS You will discover the wonders of the southern Portugal coast, this beautiful tour adapted for all mountain bike and for you.
4 riding days to see beautiful and surprising landscapes between land and sea.
You will start from the Alentejana coast, then of course the wild coast of Vicentina to Sagrès.
4 days MTB riding / 5 nights full board in *** hotels departing / arriving from FARO.
Approximately 200 km (90% of trails and paths) with GPS provided.
You have the opportunity to drive half-days and reach the end-of-stage hotels in our minibus.
Come and discover with Alemvila Tours the paths, secrets and traditions of this corner of the Algarve on a pleasant bike ride with local and experienced guides.
During the various times of the year you can always discover new adventures such as the various phases of the salt process and its collection, observations of local and migratory birds, the history of the peoples of our ancestors and the current customs of our people.
In our traditional markets we will know the smells and colors of our fruits and vegetables without forgetting the varieties of our fish and seafood.
Our Discover Monchique tour is one of the best ways to learn about the true essence and history of our picturesque town from local guides.
We will take you on a 1,5 hour-long walking tour of the town, through our cobbled streets you will be able to visit the main Church, the Convent of Nossa Senhora do Desterro whilst learning all about the town’s history and tales.
Join this Mystic and Romantic Tour and go back in time to visit the ancient village of Sintra.
Walkthrough the historical roads and observing the vegetation will give you a relaxing sensation.
What’s inside the secluded Sintra’s magical village? Is Sintra the most romantic village in Portugal? Which role Sintra had for the Portuguese monarchy? Which are the famous myths of Pena Palace? What’s inside Seteais Palace? Why there’s a labyrinth in Quinta da Regaleira?
You will visit the famous Sintra Mountain, and the Pena Park and Palace with plenty of time for you not to feel that it as only been a glimpse.
Get ready to experience Sintra from a different perspective. A local charismatic guide will reveal interesting facts about the ancient village.
Walking in Tavira: The Venice Of Algarve is a Self-guided Walking Tour based in Tavira, in the East Algarve. Specially designed to explore the Algarve's countryside and the natural wonders of the Ria Formosa Natural Park, this walking tour is a treat for those who love nature coastal hikes full of wildlife, but also inland walks in overlooked parts of the Algarve, peaceful and rich in traditions.
The Ultimate Coastal Algarve Walk: From East to West Crossing Stunning Landscapes is a Self-Guided Walking Tour in some of the Algarve’s most spectacular coastal scenarios. You’ll see that are still places with more flamingos than tourists, and where centuries’ old traditions are part of the daily life. Tavira, Portimão and Lagos are the centres of our fantastic walking and sightseeing tour.
Take an exhilarating ride through scenic eastern Algarve on this all-day guided bike tour that combines exercise with sightseeing. Ascend from the coast into the mountains with a small group of no more than 12 riders and a local guide. Stop for lunch in the white walled village of Martim Longo and pedal to the tour’s summit, the village of Alcaria do Cume, perched 1,476 feet (450 meters) above the Atlantic.
The western Algarve is a complete contrast to the eastern Algarve, and our walks throughout this tour offer a glorious mix of coastal, mountain and inland scenery.
Our walks show the different facets of this beautiful area and its diverse landscapes.
The Western Algarve has a varied geology that helps produce a rich diversity of scenery from granitic mountains to dramatic limestone escarpments and sea cliffs. This diversity is complemented by the local flora and fauna that flourish in the equable climate of mild, sunny winters and long, hot summers. All this, combined, makes walking here fascinating.
The walks in this tour take us to all the right places so that we may discover the huge welcoming heart of the Algarve.
Get to know a family managed salt pans property, located in the natural park of Ria Formosa, near Faro and Olhão, where you can see and understand the traditional process of how to produce and collect the natural sea salt and the famous salt flower, recognized by many elite Chefs for its high mineral properties.
Our guide will take you on a pedestrian walk through the salt pans and to a big salt pyramid, which you can climb, enjoy the wonderful views and observe the magnificent birdlife that lives here.
You can also sample some the delicacies with different varieties of salt or even bathe in a salt lake and enjoy a different and very healthy experience.
Minimum participants: 4
The Algarve Way is quite simply one of Europe's finest long distance walks. It stretches from the Spanish border at the River Guadiana and pushes west towards a dramatic denouement in Sagres, the very tip of Western Europe, which for many centuries to the Portuguese marked the very edge of the known world.
An epic tour, it stands comparison with the best of the long-distance walks in Europe, with the advantage that the weather is usually more pleasant! It is a rewarding way of seeing the real Algarve on unforgettable routes full of tradition, culture and nature.