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Welcome to Albufeira

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Albufeira is a beautiful and bustling beach resort on Portugal's Algarve coast. It is made up of two parts: the atmospheric and pretty Old Town and the Strip, which contains most of the hotels, bars and clubs. Albufeira has stunning beaches, excellent nightlife and is a firm favorite with many tourists.

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Albufeira benefits from a warm southern European climate and is comfortable all year round. The peak season is the summer months, when most people visit for the great weather and beaches.

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How to Get to Albufeira

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Where to Stay in Albufeira

Varandas de Albufeira on Rua do Indico have rooms from EUR26, while Encosta da Orada on Rua Jose Ramos Pimenta is a more luxurious option, with rooms from EUR150.

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Shopping Streets

Avenida Sá Carneira on the Strip is a good place to find jewelry, pottery and beach goods, while Avenida da Liberdade in the Old Town is excellent for fashion and souvenirs.

Groceries and Other

A quart of milk in Albufeira is priced at EUR0.62, while a dozen eggs will cost EUR1.60.

Cheap meal
Cheap meal
$15.40
A pair of jeans
A pair of jeans
$102.59
Single public transport ticket
Single public transport ticket
$4.32
Cappuccino
Cappuccino
$2.58

Where to Eat in Albufeira

Blue Sky on Areias S. João is a good place to try local specialties, such as chicken piri piri and cataplana. Expect to pay around EUR15 for mains. Vila Joya Restaurant at Praia da Galé is one of Portugal's finest Michelin-starred restaurants, with superb seafood dishes and dinner at upwards of EUR100.