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  • Praia da Balança - Lagos

    The little cove of Praia da Balança lies just within the shelter of the rocky Ponta da Piedade headland. This whole stretch of coast is defined by the eroded sandstone rocks which have been moulded into a variety of...

    Lagos
  • Praia de Albandeira - Pirata

    The beach of Praia de Albandeira lies roughly midway between the resorts of Carvoeiro and Armação de Pêra. It is set in a part of the Algarve coast that is home to many little coves and bays etched into the yellow...

    Armação de Pêra
  • Praia do Canavial and Porto Mos

    Praia do Canavial sits just to the west of Lagos' famous Ponta de Piedade. This is the other side to all the much-photographed and well known coves with their iconic rock formations and calm, crystal clear waters....

    Lagos
  • Praia Nova

    Praia Nova is one of the lesser known beaches in the Armação de Pera area. Neighbouring the popular Praia da Senhora da Rocha these two beaches are in fact joined by a tunnel which has been cut through the headland...

    Armação de Pêra
  • Praia da Senhora da Rocha

    This sheltered little cove is located just to the west of Armação de Pêra. The beach here is very different to those in the resort itself, instead of endless low sand dunes ...

    Armação de Pêra
    Accessible beach
  • Praia do Porto de Mós

    Praia de Porto de Mós is one of the longest beaches in the Lagos area, stretching for well over a kilometre; only Meia Praia on the other side of the town is bigger. This is yet another fine Algarve...

    Lagos
    Blue Flag beach Accessible beach
  • Praia da Luz beach

    The little holiday resort of Praia da Luz is located about 6 kilometres to the west of Lagos. Once a sleepy fishing village, Luz has largely hung up its nets with the beach being the biggest earner these days. Since...

    Lagos
    Accessible beach
  • Praia da Gale

    For those of you who are staying in the somewhat hectic resort of Albufeira, Praia da Gale offers a welcome respite. Located to the west of Albufeira, the beach runs around...

    Armação de Pêra
    Blue Flag beach Accessible beach
  • Praia dos Salgados

    Set around a kilometre east of the resort of Armação de Pêra is the Praia dos Salgados. It is really just one section of a massive crescent of beach that stretches from the resort, halfway to Albufeira.

    Unlike...

    Armação de Pêra
    Blue Flag beach Accessible beach

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