Activities in and around Praia da Luz

Praia de Luz is ideally located to explore the Western Algarve. Cape St Vincent (the most SW tip of Europe) is just 30 minutes drive away. Similarly inland there are the Monchique Mountains with Monchique and Silves well worth a visit. Nearer home there is;

Premier Golf course Boavista at Praia da Luz Watersports

Walking - With cliffs all along the coastline there are some spectacular walks. East to Praia da Mos is a stiff climb up the side of the hill and then a beautiful cliff walk to the next bay for a welcoming drink/lunch or carry on for another 2kms into Lagos. Turn west and there is another superb cliff path to the little fishing village of Burgau (about 3 miles).

Cycling - Bikes are available for hire locally.

Golf - The nearest club is Boa Vista a 10 minute drive, Parque Floresta and Palmares are 15-20 minutes drive, Pinta, Alamos, and Alto Club all within 30 minutes. Clubs are available for hire and special golf rates are available particularly PM.

Horse Riding - A riding school is 10 minutes drive away.

Lagos - Is a 10 minute car ride, the centre remains totally unspoiled with winding cobbled streets and squares where you can sit enjoy a coffee. There is also a big new marina to walk around and buy fish fresh from the boats at the fish quay.

Dolphin Watching /Sea Trips/Evening Cruises - Can all be booked on Lagos Quay details of many of these are in the Villa.

Gym - Parque Floresta and Boa Vista both have excellent gyms for those who need to work out.