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.
Photo: Vitor Oliveira, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The , sometimes referred to as the Castle of Arade, is a medieval fortification situated in the civil parish of in the municipality of Lagoa. Photo: Xuaxo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a medieval fort situated in the civil parish of Portimão, in the municipality of Portimão in . Photo: Xuaxo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is situated along the wide estuary of the , south of , in Lagoa Municipality.

Town hall
Photo: Notafly, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a freguesia in Portimão, in the southern region of Portugal. Photo: Bryan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town and a former civil parish in the municipality of Lagoa, Portugal. Photo: Pacanherros, 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.


37.1376° or 37° 8' 15.3" north
-8.5368° or 8° 32' 12.6" west
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  • Arabic: Portimão
  • Arabic: بورتيماو
  • Armenian: Պորտիման
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  • Belarusian: Партыман
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  • Chinese: 樸迪莫
  • Chinese: 波爾蒂芒
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  • Danish: Portimão
  • Dutch: Portimao (gemeente)
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  • English: Portimão Municipality
  • English: Vila Nova de Portimão
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  • Georgian: პორტიმაუ
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  • Greek: Δήμος Πορτιμάο
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  • Japanese: ポルティマオ
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  • Japanese: ポルティモン
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  • Korean: 포르티망
  • Ladino: Portimão
  • Latin: Portus Hannibalis
  • Latvian: Portimauna
  • Lithuanian: Portimaunas
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  • Mazanderani: پرتیمانو
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  • Persian: پرتیمائو
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  • Portuguese: Município de Portimão
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  • Waray (Philippines): Portimão
  • Waray (Philippines): Portimão Municipality
  • Yue Chinese: 樸迪莫
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