With almost 30 kilometres of coastline, the Albufeira region has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. It is a magnificent natural area that has been protected and preserved in a balanced manner. Albufeira is one of Portugal's regions with the greatest number of Blue Flag awards, which are prizes that certify the quality of the beaches in terms of cleanliness, accessibility and water quality. The beauty and diversity of the coast make Albufeira a unique destination.
Pescadores Beach is a must-see spot for tourists. It is the setting for many sporting and cultural events in summer. One of the most famous events held here is a beach volleyball tournament. During summer, the Albufeira region also organises diverse events on all of the area's beaches. These can include beach volleyball, exercise classes and more.
Anyone can participate in these fun sports and leisure activities.
Mercadillo de Paderne - 1st week of each month (Saturday)
Mercadillo de Guia - 3rd week of each month (Friday)
Areias de São João Collectibles Fair - 3rd week of each month (Saturday)