11 days in Algarve Itinerary

11 days in Algarve Itinerary

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11 days in Algarve Itinerary

Start: London
+3
Fly + shuttle + foot + train:  8​h
1
Lagos
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Faro
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: London

6
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lagos: Galeria Arte Algarve (in Ferragudo), Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia) and Albufeira (Hot Wheels Raceway, Stand-Up Paddleboarding, & more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha, tour the pleasant surroundings at Falesia Beach, don't miss a visit to Lagos Farol da Ponta da Piedade, and get great views at Ponta Da Piedale.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lagos trip itinerary planning tool .

London, UK to Lagos is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Lagos hover around 34°C and lows are around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Faro.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portimao, Lagoa, Galeria Arte Algarve, Praia da Marinha
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Ponta Da Piedale ©
Ponta Da Piedale
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

4
nights
Faro

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tavira (Tavira Island & Praia do Barril) and Cabanas de Tavira beach (in Cabanas). The adventure continues: cool off at Aquashow Park, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, go for a stroll along the water at Marina de Vilamoura, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Faro online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Lagos to Faro takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Faro are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Faro

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Tavira, Olhao, Aquashow Park, Canastra, Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil
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Tavira Island ©
Tavira Island
Aquashow Park ©
Aquashow Park
Praia do Barril ©
Praia do Barril

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