Alvor and its beaches
From 637 €
Alvor, Portugal

Alvor and its beaches

Pestana Alvor Praia
Created: Thursday, July 7, 2022 - Departure: Wednesday, August 31, 2022
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637 €
Based on 2 adults
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About the city
Situated roughly halfway between Portimão and Lagos is the pretty harbour village of Alvor. Given its position on the Algarve the village is remarkably unspoiled with the old village retaining much of its charm. Unlike many of the resorts along this coast it was the great earthquake of 1755 which did the greatest damage to this village and not the developers. Of course there has been building, but this has been low-rise and has largely left the core of the village and harbour unscathed. As a result Alvor has a calmer, less rowdy feel than some of the regions resort towns, and if you can live without a neon-lined strip of clubs and bars then this could be the place for you. The history of Alvor is long, possibly dating back as far as the 4th century BC. During the Roman occupation of Iberia it was a prosperous port and later became the Moorish town of Al-bur. However, the village's greatest claim to fame is as the place where King João II died in 1495. In more recent years still, it cemented its place in the history books as the venue for the negotiations which brought about the independence of the former Portuguese territory of Angola.
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Created: Thursday, July 7, 2022 - Departure: Wednesday, August 31, 2022
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31 Aug

Transport from London to Alvor

Departure
Wizzair UK Wizzair UK - W95731
07:40 - London, Gatwick (LGW)
10:40 - Faro, Faro (FAO)
Nonstop Fare: Basic
Flight: W95731
Cabin Class: Economy
Fare Name: Basic
31 Aug

Accomodation

4 Nights
Pestana Delfim Beach & Golf Hotel
72%
At 1.2 km from the center BED AND BREAKFAST Praia Dos Tres IrmaosAlvor, Portimao 8501-904 CLASSIC SEA VIEW
With a stay at Pestana Delfim Beach & Golf Hotel in Portimao (Alvor), you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Três Irmãos Beach and Tres Irmaos Beach. This 4-star hotel is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Rocha Beach and 10.9 mi (17.5 km) from Algarve International Autodrome Raceway. Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and an outdoor tennis court. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and gift shops/newsstands. Make yourself at home in one of the 312 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and blackout drapes/curtains.
04 Sep

Transport from Alvor to London

Return
easyJet easyJet - U28916
07:15 - Faro, Faro (FAO)
10:10 - London, Gatwick (LGW)
0 PC Nonstop Fare: Standard
Flight: U28916
Cabin Class: Economy
Fare Name: Standard
price per person From
637 €
Based on 2 adults
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