Falesia Beach, Olhos de Agua

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Walk for hours below beautiful cliffs along the sandy shores of Falesia Beach, popular among tourists for its dramatic backdrop. The beach is named for its gouged, red cliffs, which act as a blockade for troublesome winds that could ruin a good day in the sun. While the cliffs are rugged, the shoreline is calm and flat, and therefore good for playing or taking a long walk. Plan to visit Falesia Beach during your Albufeira vacation using our convenient Albufeira online trip itinerary builder .
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  • August 19, 2017
    Great beach,very clean and lots of amenities all around,lots of spaces to sit even in peak times,lifeguards also on duty and seemed very alert and professional  more »
  • August 19, 2017
    Very nice beach, as almost all the of the Algarve, quiet and convenient access, for families
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  • August 19, 2017
    Nice sandy beach with a gentle entry in to the sea... There's a few amenities and some water sports stuff to keep you busy. The rock pools to the east end of the beach are great to explore at low tide...  more »

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Where to stay in Albufeira

Renowned for its extensive beaches and rugged coastal landscape, Albufeira represents one of the nation's most popular destinations and offers a wide array of accommodations, both luxurious and more basic. Reserve a room in one of the city's upscale hotels in order to make use of pools, lounges, gardens, and amenities during your stay. Not only do they offer in-house luxuries, but generally these hotels place you within easy walking distance of the city's famed Praia dos Pescadores beach. While there aren't as many inexpensive options in town, staying at an inland bed and breakfast or a guesthouse in one of the smaller nearby towns can be both a relaxing experience and an affordable one.
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