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Customer Travel Tips for Albufeira

78% Avg. city rating Rated by 88 customers

Activities / excursions 84%

Restaurants / eating out 84%

Shopping 73%

Chilling out / relaxing 88%

Getting around / public transport 68%

Sightseeing 74%

Culture 68%

Nightlife / partying 86%

Value for money 77%

Customer Travel Tips for Albufeira

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64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
64% Avg. rating


06 Sep 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Beach, Go to the clubs

Liked: Beach, Strip

Disliked: No Sightseeing

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


24 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing City break Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Easy to get to the benagil sea cave, bus from albufeira to lagoa, then a cab to the beach for less than 10 euro, and swim to the cave! Super easy

Liked: Beautiful beaches and scenery, great spot to stay

Disliked: No

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
58% Avg. rating


02 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: check out transfer prices from airport, some are expensive

Liked: pleasant

Disliked: no

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


18 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Visit local restaurant upside streets look for tourist menu don't eat in square very expensive

Liked: So much to do and see

Disliked: I liked it all

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


19 Jul 2016

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: -

Liked: -

Disliked: -

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


27 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Wear a wetsuit if you're going in...

Liked: Good weather.

Disliked: It's Atlantic water - therefore cool. Not like the Med. Town is a bit 'chavvy'. Still, if that's your thing...

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


20 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Rent a car

Liked: The beaches are beautiful

Disliked: It was very hard to get around. Transport is very difficult

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


09 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway

Customer Travel Tip: location, location, location.

Liked: The Old Town

Disliked: no

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


30 Jun 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: Make sure you try and do some activity while you're there. I went on a stand up paddeling tour which was really fun.

Liked: Beach is really nice and have activities that you can do.

Disliked: Too English.

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
67% Avg. rating


27 May 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Family Holiday

Customer Travel Tip: Playas!

Liked: Playa y sitios para observar y relajarse

Disliked: Excesivamente visitado! Y alimentación costosa.

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
67% Avg. rating


17 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Praia Sao Rafael

Liked: Surfing

Disliked: Tourists

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
58% Avg. rating


06 Jan 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Family Holiday Relaxation / spa Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: rent a car

Liked: majestic beaches

Disliked: distances

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


29 Sep 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Customer Travel Tip: Stay in the old town and enjoy!

Liked: The beach, night life and restaurants.

Disliked: No.

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


16 Sep 2014

Customer Travel Tip: DON'T LEAVE ANYTHING AT ALL IN THE CAR WHEN YOU GO TO THE BEACH!

Liked: DIDN'T ACTUALLY STAY IN ALBUFEIRA

Disliked: PHONE STOLEN FROM LOCKED CAR GLOVE COMPARTMENT IN CAR PARK AT PRAIA GRANDE BEACH NEAR ARMACAO DE PERA/ALBUFEIRA

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


30 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: Getting around its worthfull

Liked: Sightseeings

Disliked: No

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 40%
80% Avg. rating


25 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Be sure to arrange all the transport connections prior to the arrival (and yes, public transport is a bit out-of-the-schedule)

Liked: Good weather, parties, activities and nighlife

Disliked: Very windy in the evening and at night, a bit overrated destination

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


02 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Go to the main square and watch the entertainment for an evening

Liked: Beautiful beach. Lots to do waterparks etc. Great food and night life.

Disliked: Nothing

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


01 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Customer Travel Tip: -

Liked: If you want sun and beach, this is a great place.

Disliked: -

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


23 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: beach bar near old town amazing...

Liked: almost everything:)

Disliked: nothing

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 20%
71% Avg. rating


15 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing City break Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: We enjoyed the Dolphin Driven excursion because you got to see the entire coast line.

Liked: Very nice coast line.

Disliked: The water was very cold!

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78% Avg. city rating Rated by 88 customers

Activities / excursions 84%

Restaurants / eating out 84%

Shopping 73%

Chilling out / relaxing 88%

Getting around / public transport 68%

Sightseeing 74%

Culture 68%

Nightlife / partying 86%

Value for money 77%

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