Albufeira Free Walking Tour
Albufeira Free Walking Tour is a vibrant tour in the coastal town of Albufeira, located in the Algarve region of Portugal. Known for its stunning beaches, lively nightlife, and delicious seafood, Albufeira is a popular destination for tourists from all over the world. Visitors can enjoy a variety of activities, such as swimming, sunbathing, surfing, and fishing. The town also boasts a charming old town area, with narrow streets lined with shops, restaurants, and bars. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a fun-filled family vacation, Albufeira has something to offer for everyone.
♦ Meeting point: Old Town Square
♦ Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs
♦ Duration: 2 hours
♦ Language: English
♦ Availability: Everyday
♦ Price: Tip only basis
♦ Note: Booking this tour is mandatory
Albufeira Free Walking Tour – Itinerary
Albufeira free walking tour will take you on a journey through the history and culture of this charming coastal town. The tour will begin at the iconic Old Town Square, where you will learn about the history of the town and its development over the centuries.
From there, you will walk through the narrow streets of the Old Town, lined with traditional, white-washed houses and charming local shops. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to sample some of the delicious local seafood and learn about the traditional fishing practices of the area.
As you make your way through the Old Town, you will also have the chance to visit some of the most notable landmarks, such as the Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Orada, a beautiful church dating back to the 16th century, and the Castle of Paderne, a Moorish fortress that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.
After leaving the Old Town, the tour will take you to the beach, where you will have the opportunity to see the famous cliff of Pescadores and the famous fisherman beach. Here you will learn about the history of the town as a popular holiday destination and the impact of tourism on the local community.
The tour will end back at the Old Town Square, leaving you with a deeper understanding of the history and culture of Albufeira, and with plenty of memories to take home with you.