Portimão is the second biggest city in the , , and famous for its fresh fish restaurants, grilled sardines being the most famous dish. One of the most well known beaches in the Algarve, Rocha "Rocky Beach", is very close to Portimao, and there are numerous others nearby.

Notable Places in the Area

is a beach and built up area on the Atlantic Ocean in the southern section of the concelho of Portimão, , southern . is situated 2½ km south of Portimão. Photo: Threeohsix, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
Portimão station is the main railway station in the city of Portimão, Portugal, operated by Comboios de Portugal. Photo: Ajpvalente, Public domain.

is situated 4½ km southeast of Portimão. Photo: Luc.T, CC BY 2.0.

is the current stadium of Portimonense S.C.. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a civil parish in the municipality of Portimão, in the southern of Portugal. Photo: Bryan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , or Fontes de Estômbar, is a park surrounding a major spring situated on the left bank of the estuary of the , north of the town of , in Lagoa Municipality. is situated 5 km northeast of Portimão.

is a town and a former civil parish in the municipality of Lagoa, Portugal. is situated 2 km east of Portimão. Photo: Pacanherros, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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