Picturesque Porches Holidays
A traditional and unspoilt village, holidays to Porches will welcome you to a world that seems far away from the hustle and bustle of city life, but one that still manages to remain well-connected to the wonderful water parks and markets found in the region. Although known for relaxation, you may be surprised to find a wealth of activities waiting for you along the beach. Water sports are common from the shores of the Algarve, although with a range of other attractions too, examples including intriguing shops and golf courses, you can expect plenty from your Porches holidays – giving you a well-rounded break that you and your travelling companions will never forget.
At a glance
- Currency: Euro
- Language: Portuguese
- Time Zone: GMT +0
- Average flight time: 3h 0m
When to go
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With its charming, unspoiled atmosphere and close proximity to some of the Algarve's major resorts, Porches holidays offer the best of both worlds. If you're lucky enough to be heading here for a holiday, check out our list of top Porches things to do.
A tranquil setting in the Algarve
Of course the southern region of Portugal is known for its outstanding natural beauty in the form of rugged cliffs and caramel beaches, but Porches can offer so much more. Head to the little pottery shop if you’d like to witness some of the traditions that have kept the village from falling into the clutches of tourism, while Praia do Barranco beach and a range of local cafes will ensure a much needed break from everyday life.
Explore the Region
Elsewhere, Albufeira proves popular with holidaymakers, the city acting as a melting pot for culture, sand and water parks, and while booking a hotel here will provide all of this, Porches holidays will situate you perfectly to explore what else the country has to offer. In particular, Carvoeiro is worth a visit. Here you will come across everything from cocktail bars to diving opportunities the whole family can get involved with – such is the allure of this little town.