5 days in Algarve Itinerary

5 days in Algarve Itinerary

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5 days in Algarve Itinerary

Start: Albufeira
1
Albufeira
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Lagos
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
End: Albufeira

1
night
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
On the 11th (Mon), look for gifts at By Nature, then wander the streets of Centro Historico de Albufeira, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally stroll through Falesia Beach. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town Faro, then pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil, and then find something for the whole family at Zoomarine Algarve.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Albufeira travel route builder website .

If you are flying in from Indonesia, the closest major airport is Faro Airport. In November, daily temperatures in Albufeira can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Albufeira

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Old Town Faro, Igreja de Sao Lourenco de Almancil
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Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve
Centro Historico de Albufeira ©
Centro Historico de Albufeira

3
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.
On the 13th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta Da Piedale, then kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha, then make a trip to Cape Saint Vincent, and finally steep yourself in history at Fortaleza de Sagres. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Alvor Boardwalk, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana, and then head outdoors with Pro Putting Garden.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Lagos trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Albufeira to Lagos in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Lagos, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Portimao, Sagres
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Ponta Da Piedale ©
Ponta Da Piedale
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent

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