6 days in Algarve Itinerary

6 days in Algarve Itinerary

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6 days in Algarve Itinerary

Start: New York City
+3
bus + Fly + subway + train:  14​h 15​min
1
Albufeira
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Carrapateira
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  16​h
End: New York City

1
night
Albufeira

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Salgados, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia da Coelha, and then stroll through Praia do Peneco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Algarve, then kick back and relax at Praia de Benagil, and then kick back and relax at Carvoeiro Beach.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Albufeira visit planning tool .

New York City, USA to Albufeira is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and train. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from New York City to Albufeira. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in September, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Carrapateira.

Things to do in Albufeira

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Algarve, Praia de Benagil, Carvoeiro Beach
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Praia dos Salgados ©
Praia dos Salgados
Praia da Coelha ©
Praia da Coelha
Carvoeiro Beach ©
Carvoeiro Beach

3
nights
Carrapateira

Carrapateira ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): kick back and relax at Praia Da Amoreira and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Monte Clérigo. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports and then get outside with Praia do Beliche.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Carrapateira itinerary planner .

Drive from Albufeira to Carrapateira in 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Carrapateira are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Carrapateira

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Aljezur, Sagres, Praia da Cordoama
Highlights from your plan
Praia Da Amoreira ©
Praia Da Amoreira
Praia da Cordoama ©
Praia da Cordoama
Praia do Monte Clérigo ©
Praia do Monte Clérigo

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