The Algarve is the southernmost region of , on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. It is Portugal's most popular holiday destination due to the approximately 200 km of clean beaches, the cool, unpolluted water, and the facts that it is relatively cheap, very safe, and overall welcoming.

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is a city in the region of . is the southernmost city in mainland Portugal.

is a city and municipality in the district of .

is a city in the , in the south of .

is a village in . , or more commonly known as Praia de Carvoeiro …


is a spa town in the . is the main town of the , the mountain range that separates the Algarve from and the rest of Portugal to the north.

is a small, isolated beach and fishing town in the .

is a city in the district of and one of the commercial centers of the southernmost region of continental .

is an area, not strictly a town, in the on south coast.

is a city in the . The nearest airport to is .

is a city in the region of .

is in the . is a major port and actually the largest fishing port in the Algarve.

is the second biggest city in the , , and famous for its fresh fish restaurants, grilled sardines being the most famous dish.

is a city in the region of .

is a city of around 18,000 in the region of Portugal, it sits on the eastern bank of the Guadiana river which forms the border to .

is a city in , in the southern Algarve region of Portugal.

is situated inside the Algarve at the south-westernmost point of and of .

is a city in the region of southern Portugal It is possible to stay closer to the beaches in different towns near where the major hotels are located, such as Porches, Carvoeiro or Mexilhoeira da Carregação e Ferragudo.

is a town in the . is a very old town, founded before the Roman Empire, that is surrounded by hand-harvested sea salt - 'salinas' - and a Natural Park protected by 1982's Ramsar Convention.

is a small town and resort in the Western , located 6km west of Lagos.

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  • Location:  , ,
  • Population:  395,000
  • Latitude of center:  37° 0' 52" (37.0144°) north
  • Longitude of center:  7° 56' 7" (7.9353°) west
  • Wikidata:  Algarve
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Algarve

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