The Algarve is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world and is regularly voted as the best beach destination in Europe, so narrow down your options with our top 25 Algarve beaches run down.
What makes Algarve beaches so special is the huge variety on offer, from cove beaches only accessible by the sea, to enormous stretches that go on for miles, to white sands on the Algarve islands and the dramatic rock formations and cliffs along others.
A great way to discover as many Algarve beaches as possible in one go is on an Algarve boat trip, with boat trips available from marinas in Vilamoura, Albufeira, Portimão, Faro, Alvor, Ferragudo and Lagos marina all year round.
A great way to discover as many Algarve beaches as possible in one go is to hop on an Algarve boat trip, with boat trips available from Vilamoura marina, Albufeira marina, Portimão and from Lagos marina all year round.
With so many beaches to choose from it can be hard to pick out a favourite but we have come up with a list of the top 25 Algarve beaches that we think shows off the very best beaches the region has to offer!