Carvoeiro – charming fishing village in Algarve

Every year, thousands of people make their way to the charming fishing village known only as Carvoeiro. Built along the coastal cliffs in the Algarve region of Portugal, this picturesque summer destination has many wonderful treats in store for anyone who chooses to pay the town a visit. The cobblestone paths and streets that wander their way through the city, down the bluffs and cliffs to the coast line have felt the feet of countless people over the centuries. Featuring the many amenities of the modern era with the sights and sounds of days gone by, Carvoeiro is truly an amazing place to visit.

CARVOEIRO photo
Photo by Cycling man

Carvoeiro, Algarve, Portugal

From a day of golfing in any one of the many great golf courses in the area that surrounds Carvoeiro, to a day relaxing in the sun, there is just so much to see and do in this quaint fishing village turned resort town.

The golden beaches which line the coastline are protected by the immense cliffs which are commonplace in Algarve. There are many secluded beaches, grottoes and even rock pools to explore up and down the coast. A boat can even be chartered to take you to some of the most remote locations imaginable.

When the sun sets over Carvoeiro, that is when the fun really begins as the city lights up and begins to party. The nightlife in Carvoeiro is truly something to be experienced, especially in the summer months. There are numerous bars and restaurants to visit and experience the local delicacies. For a treat, do not forget to sample the locally made wines which come in a rich variety of colors, tastes and aromas that will keep any connoisseur busy for days.

For a truly relaxing Portuguese experience, there is simply no other place better than the sleepy little fishing village of Carvoeiro.

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