Cheap holidays to Alvor
The picturesque little fishing village, Alvor, is located just outside the lively resort of Praia da Rocha. On your cheap holidays to Alvor you’ll enjoy an array of beautiful unspoiled beaches and plenty of sunshine. Transfer time from the airport is about 1 hour and 20 minutes. Book the best Alvor holidays, in Portugal, with yourholidays.com.
Alvor holidays offer to guests two long sandy beaches and a wonderful view across the Bay of Lagos. The main beach, Praia de Alvor, has crystal clear blue waters and is well organised with parasols and sunbeds available for hire for the day and beach bars. Also a wide selection of water sports are on offer to try out during your holidays to Alvor, including windsurfing, pedals, sailing and snorkelling. The nearby beach of Praia dos Tres Imaos is very scenic too, offering tranquil atmosphere and emerald waters.
Things to do
Alvor village is a great place for exploration and wandering! Holidays there will be adventurous and enjoyable for every type of traveller, especially for families, couples or friends looking for relaxation and hospitable atmosphere. Cycling and horse riding are popular activities among the holiday makers of Alvor and a great way to explore the village and the surrounding landscapes. Golf and tennis are on offer as well to try out; there are many tennis courts and over 30 golf courses in the resort to enjoy on your cheap holidays to Alvor. For a fun day out head to the Lagos Zoo to see shows with wild animals or visit the Slide and Splash Water Park that boasts many slides and water related activities to enjoy.
History enthusiasts should visit the Alvor Castle, which dates back to the 12th century, and the impressive church of Igreja Matriz Divino Salvador, a great example of Manueline architecture. During your holidays to Alvor venture out of the resort and visit the Roman Villa Abicada, one of the most attractive landmarks in Algarve. In Alvor you’ll find many markets as well as a number of tourist shops, jewellery shops and local shops where you can do some shopping and buy souvenirs, local produce or handcrafts. To enjoy more sightseeing you can go on various day trips to visit other holiday resorts and Portuguese towns. Cheap holidays to Alvor never cease to impress.
Nightlife in Alvor is pleasant and low key. There are many restaurants and eateries in the village that serve both international and Portuguese cuisine types to sample. The neighbouring resort of Praia de Rocha offers a bustling nightlife and numerous bars, restaurants clubs and discos to party the nights away while you enjoy a holiday to Alvor.
Alvor holidays have a wide range of tourist proposals to offer to visitors.