The Best Way to Spend a Great Golf Break in Albufeira

The Albufeira region is a matter of pride for Portugal. This seaside city has a treasure of possibilities that cannot be underestimated. Whether you plan to go there only for golf, explore the most popular “street of bars”, or soak up and relax under the peaceful sun; this place will not fail to mesmerize you.

What all you can do in Albufeira

As soon as you arrive in Albufeira, you will be spoilt for alternatives. Here, you can get some of the most beautiful beaches of the world. The long stretch of coastline extends to more than 30 kms. There are 25 beaches in this single area. You will not fall short of options to suit your needs.

If you want solitude in a peaceful area, you can get it in the unspoiled Praia dos Salgados or Praia dos Arrifes. You also have an option of Praia da Oura, which is located in the middle of the popular “strip”. This place will give you ample of time to “watch” the Nature.

The temperature of Albufeira ranges between 15 degrees Celsius in January to 30 degrees Celsius in July. It does spoil you for spending all your time bathing in these rays.

Golf in Albufeira

This place is a paradise for golfers. There are many golf courses here: Hotel Balaia Golf Village Resort & Golf, Pine Cliffs Golf Course, Pine Cliffs Residence, Albufeira, Glenridge Beach & Golf Resort, Résidence Pierre et Vacances Balaia Golf Village, Salgados Golf Course and many more.

Other activities

If you are a high energy sportsman, you might get bored with golf too soon. For you, Albufeira has jeep safaris, water parks, snorkeling, quad biking and diving, etc. You can choose any of the adventure sport and you will fall in love with this sport.


The Old Town of Albufeira showcases the top of the line Moorish architecture. If you want to look for the culture here, you can go to Archeology Museum and Municipal Art Gallery. The things at display will make a mark in your heart.

For those who have a thing for handicrafts, there is an inspiring collection of local handicrafts. The workmen also demonstrate the techniques and skills that they have inherited from their ancestors.

Food in Albufeira

The holiday in Albufeira is incomplete without savoring the seafood of the region. If you are a real foodie, you will absolutely love the food festivals. The Municipal Market of Caliços will provide you with some the best organic produce. You can try to cook the local cuisines yourself if you are planning to rent an apartment.

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