Portimao, on the Algarve in southern Portugal, is full of charming features. For those who like lively and cosmopolitan locations, you won’t be disappointed if you opt for a camping holiday in Portimao.
Holidays in camping Portimao
With wonderful, sun-drenched beaches and great night life, you’ll love its thoroughly Mediterranean, summery and exotic atmosphere.
On one side you will be encircled by fine sand beaches and sculpted cliffs, forming an idyllic setting. For people who enjoy watersports, there are all sorts of options, including sailing, windsurfing, waterskiing, kitesurfing, diving and sea fishing. And for the more daring among you, you could choose a boat trip to explore the natural caves and tunnels alongside the Arade River.
And on the other side, you'll have the opportunity to go for a walk or boat ride to enjoy the exceptional flora and fauna, with marshes, dunes, various bird species and more.
You'll also be able to enjoy seeing various remains dating from a previous earthquake, including the church of Nossa Senhora da Conceição with its famous Gothic portal, and some Roman villas from the 5th century. Come and experience a bygone era!
Here, you'll find all sorts of little alleyways which are great for a stroll, as well as restaurants on the quaysides, serving delicious local dishes, including morgados, which are Portuguese cakes, and bolas de ovo (egg balls). So why not come and enjoy a camping holiday in Portimao!