Portimão is in the heart of the Algarve, it’s a very vivid city in which a lot of activities are organised. This happens throughout all the year, but mainly in the summer. A lot of the activities are on the beach.

Portimão has three gorgeous beaches: Praia da Rocha, Praia da Vau and Praia da Alvor. The cultural heritage is also magnificent. For instance the chuch: ‘Nuestra Señora de la Concepción.


Portimão is in the province of ‘Rio Arade’ which is a true paradise for wildlife lovers. You can enjoy lots of birds here, as well as the riverbed in which you can go by boat.

The many sports- and cultural activities that take place in Portimão are worth a visit. Examples of these: boardercross, kitesurfing, windsurfing, jazz festival and the mediterrenean music.