Route & dates
11 days in Vilamoura Itinerary
Fly + Drive: 7h 15min
Vilamoura— 9 nights
Drive + Fly: 7h 15min
One of the largest private tourism resorts in Europe, the Algarve's Vilamoura attracts visitors seeking a beach vacation.Kids will enjoy Falesia Beach and Praia Da Rocha. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Praia da Marinha and Cape St. Mary. Change things up with these side-trips from Vilamoura: Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia), Praia Verde (in Castro Marim), Monte Gordo Beach (in Monte Gordo), Praia de Benagil (in Lagoa), Bordeira Beach (in Carrapateira), Praia da Alagoa (in Altura), Praia la Luz (in Luz), Cabanas de Tavira beach (in Cabanas), Aljezur (Odeceixe Beach, Praia Da Amoreira, & more) and Tavira (Praia do Barril & Camera Obscura). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Olhos de Água, look for gifts at Mercado Do Peixe, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia de Alvor, and take in the waterfront activity at Vilamoura Marina.
For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Vilamoura vacation planner.
If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major airport is Faro Airport. August in Vilamoura sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night.
Things to do in Vilamoura
Tavira, Albufeira, Portimao, Aljezur, Praia da Marinha
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