About 40 minutes from the City of Faro, is the City of Albufeira. Albufeira is about 30 km of coast, and is where is located some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. The City Walls are from the strong defense of the Arabs who lived there for a long time.
The City of Albufeira has the particularity of have the beach in the area where it creates a lagoon from the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. The Church is the old Mosque of the Arabs and today is adapted to the Christians. The Cova do Xorino is a cave beneath the rock that surround the City.
The City has several offers at Tourist. You can play Golf, Horse Riding, Tennis, Squash, Gymnastic, Bowling, Cycling, Swimming, Theme Parks, Zoo Marine and Aquatic Sports as Windsurfing, Sailing, Diving, Jet Ski and Skiing. In Albufeira everyone can have a holidays, the City offers a wide variety of activities.