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Book a hotel in Almancil and you’ll find yourself near some of the most beautiful and welcoming beaches in the Algarve, most of which have been awarded the European seal of approval, the "Blue Flag”, in recognition of their calm and clean waters as well as excellent beach facilities.
Things to Do in Almancil
Visit the beautiful interior of the Church of Sao Lourenço of Almancil and note the majestic combination of carving and tiles that can be seen in the dome decoration.
Practice water sports such as diving, canoeing, windsurfing, water skiing and jet skiing. Garrão, Vale do Lobo, Ancão and Quinta do Lago. If you’d rather stay dry, try go karting or enjoy the luxury golf resorts, such as Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Lago. On top of the golf you can also play tennis, simple feast at one of their restaurants, or enjoy a concert in one of their halls. Yes, there’s no way you’ll be bored in Almancil.
Almancil is also surrounded by some incredible natural beauty. Admire the breath-taking views and take in Almancil’s beautiful landscapes. Explore Ria Formosa Natural Park where hundreds of rare and endangered species of birds migrate annually. You can explore this Park via two of the available trails. These are the Quinta do Lago Trail, which takes you through the forests and salt marshes, or the St. Lawrence Trail, where you will see freshwater lakes and fish-salting tanks dating from the Roman period.
There are many restaurants in Almancil, and it’s something of a foodie’s dream. The cuisine is varied and runs from the best in Portuguese seafood to international favourites, including some incredible examples of Asian, French and Italian food.
Shop in Quinta Shopping. Located in Quinta do Lago Resort, and close to other resorts like Vale do Lobo and Pinheiros Altos, it contains several boutiques selling national and international brands. It has a top selection of restaurants, bars and coffee shops inside. Parking is also provided.
There is a bus service from the capital of Algarve- Faro, to Almancil, but most visitors prefer to rent a car to explore the Algarve on their own terms.