Other Activities in the Algarve

The Algarve and specifically the Barlavento and its perfect weather conditions are easily reachable by a short flight from all main European travel hubs. It is simply a utopia for the nature lover, adrenaline junky through to those just wanting to just relax on the beach with a good book in their hands. Below is a list of our favourite suggestions for your stay with us in the Algarve. Check them out if you are looking for forms of keeping a restless family occupied, enjoying a little downtime together, or just getting a fuller taste of the destination you have chosen for your stay.

Boat Trips

Algarve Boat Rentals

Offering a variety of boats, more so on the power side. They specifically specialise in bareboat rental (self-drive) including the best RHIB's available in the Algarve for those that hold valid licenses accepted in Portugal.

Address: Loja 11, Marina de Lagos, 8600-780 Lagos.

Website: algarveboatrental.com

Algarve Yacht

If traveling to Lagos, is a little off the beaten track, Algarve Yacht has access to other options be they power or sail across the Algarve. Rob the owner is also an RYA powerboat instructor who can help you kickstart your boating aspirations.

Address: Marina de Algarve, Lagos.

Website: www.algarveyacht.com

Coast Beach Chill

Now here is a nice little charter. Jared and his crew are the hosts with the most. Offering a small power boat skippered charter. Including up the river Arade on a Silves trip. As well as operating their own restaurant bar in the marina.

Address: Marina de Lagos Pontoon A Lagos, 8600 - 315.

Website: coastbeachchill.com

Karma Boat Cruises

 If a power cruiser is more to your taste, Khaled is your man with his Cranchi Endurance "Karma" and gets all our votes for the best host. Taking you to the favoured locations in style.

Address: Marina de, 8600-315 Lagos 

Website: karmaboat.com

 Lagos Boat Tours

The famous Ponta de Piedade grottos are a must-see on your Lagos visit. Rui Pedro with extensive knowledge of the history of the region is the man to show you,  in virtually any language of your choice.

Address: Marina de Lagos Gate ABCD, Lagos 8600-315 Lagos.

Website: lagosboattours.com

Sealife Dolphin Watching

Offers a unique  Dolphin Watching adventure, with fully certified Marine Biologists on every trip. For those seeking an almost guaranteed sighting of Cetaceans in their natural habitat, these are the recommended operators.

Address: Marina de Lagos, Loja 10, 8600-315 Lagos.

Website: sealife.pt

Marina and Boat Courses

Algarve Boat Courses

A supplier of all forms of boat courses to further your on-water ambitions to an RYA syllabus. Powerboat, ICC, Jetski, own boat tuition, and shore-based courses are all tailored to your personal criteria.

Address: Marina de Lagos, 8600-780 Lagos.

Website: algarveboatcourses.com

Escola Nautica Algarve

 A powerboat school based in Lagos that can start you on your way into boating in either English or Portuguese, providing all levels of courses to move you up the ladder in your handling skills as well as providing first aid courses.

Address: Edificio Astolabio Lote 24 Loja 3 Marina de, 8600-780.

Website: escolanauticaalgarve.com

Marina de Lagos

Home to all of us boat operators and schools. The marina is probably one of the coolest places to hang out in Lagos with a variety of restaurants on offer, easy free parking behind, and the train station on its doorstep for easy travel.

Address: Edifício da Administração, 8600-315 Lagos.

Website: marinadelagos.pt 

RU Sailing

If after a trip with us, your appetite and imagination have been truly fired, this is the sailing school of choice, simply no better. Rob and Jules offer the most comprehensive RYA-based courses available and all on our doorstep for regular visitors.

Address: Nucleo Gil Eanes Esc 5-1 Dt Tras Marina de, 8600-780 Lagos.

Website: rusailing.com

Adventurous of Spirit

Algarve Balloons

Get up early and see the Algarve in a completely different light, floating over the hills and valleys at the speed of the wind in complete silent flight. A quite unique experience enjoyed on a family level.

Address: Nossa Senhora dos Aflitos, EN125, Aeródromo de Lagos, 8600-327 Lagos.

Website: algarveballoons.com

Algarve Watersport

Anything to do with any watersport and these guys have you covered from kitesurfing, surfing, wing foiling, and windsurfing down to their own wakeboard park. Becca and the crew will take care of you.

Address: AWS Surf Camp Villa, Estr. da Albardeira, 8600-302 Lagos.

Website: algarvewatersport.com

Algarve Outdoor Tours

Cycling and more, downhill and tours, this crew really covers cycling. Having operated for over 20 years in the region, what they don't know about cycling is probably not worth knowing.

Address: R. Francisco Bívar 142A, 8500-132

Website: outdoor-tours.com

Skydive Algarve

The foremost skydiving operation in Portugal and Europe, running drop zones in Spain and the UK. Providing Tandem jumps of various altitudes, beach landings, and providing to skydivers of all levels.

Address: Aeródromo de Portimão Estr. da Cruz, 8500-059 Alvor.

Website: skydivealgarve.com

Leisurely Pace

Lagos Divers Algarve

Ever thought about scuba diving? Lagos divers are a 5-star PADI IDC dive center catering to all from beginners to the experienced. From wreck diving to snorkeling, equipment rental, and expert guidance.

Address:  R. Victor Costa e Silva, R. Dom Vasco da Gama 12 Loja 4B

Website: lagosdivers.com

Lagos Adventure

Kayaking along the Ponta de Piedade coastline is a must on your Lagos visit. Humberto and his enthusiastic team are always on hand to provide you with an incredible experience over a two-and-a-half-hour tour.

Address: Marina de Lagos, Pontão B, 8600-645 Lagos.

Website: lagosadventure.com

Nowhere2far Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Stand Up Paddle the watersport that has really taken off! Simple to learn for all ages and they do it with flair and attention. might have to get up early in the morning for the best experience, but totally worth it.

Address: Praia Dona Ana, 8600-315 Lagos.

Website: nowhere2far.com

Zoo de Lagos

A zoo in Lagos? Yes! This is quite an amazing little place, small and cosy, quite different from any zoo you have been to before with about 150 different species, a penguin beach, and a petting farm.

Address: Medronhal, Quinta Figueiras, 8600-013 Lagos.

Website: zoolagos.com 

Rental and Real Estate

Casa Beachcomber

Casa Beachcomber has been sympathetically divided into six apartments. The entire villa can be rented exclusively or as individual apartments. Each apartment has its own unique style and all come equipped with Wifi, Satellite TV, and Air conditioning.

Address: Casa Beachcomber, 8600-302 Lagos.

Website: algarvebeachcomber.com

Exclusive Algarve Villas

Enjoyed your visit to the Algarve? If and possibly looking for a more permanent footing Bart and his team with a comprehensive 16-year knowledge of the market are the company to help you realise your dreams.

Address: Rua Ernesto Cabrita, Loja A 8400 387 Lagoa.

Website: exclusivealgarvevillas.com

Resort Rentals Algarve

If you are looking for an apartment, a luxury villa in a golf & leisure resort, or a holiday villa in Lagos "Off Resort" or a private condominium, Resort Rentals Algarve has the accommodation to suit you.

Address: R. dos Celeiros 5 Loja 11, 8600-726 Lagos.

Website: resortrentalsalgarve.com

Marcela Properties

Marcela Properties is established in the Algarve for over 25 years.
With prices ranging from budget to luxurious ocean-view villas, this professional team will help you locate the property of your dreams.

Address: R. 25 de Abril 31, 8600-763 Lagos.

Website: marcelapropriedades.com

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