Praia Gale, Gale

4.6
#4 of 25 in Parks in Albufeira
Far away from roads and buildings, Praia Gale offers wide stretches of golden sands, crystal clear waters, hidden ocean grottoes, and extraordinary rock formations. Small sheltered rock pools at the site make it easy for children to splash around safely under their parents' watchful eye. Several snack and drink bars are available at the site, as are restrooms. Explore the area looking for seashells and caves, and be sure to bring sunscreen. Before you head to Albufeira, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Albufeira journey tool, to make sure you see all that Albufeira has to offer, including Praia Gale.
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Praia Gale Reviews

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  • This is a beautiful beach. When we visited it out of season it was quiet, but I think it will likely be very busy during the high season. We had a delicious, reasonably priced lunch in a restaurant...  more »
  • There are two nice beaches in Guia, Laurenco and Gale. Laurenco has beautiful cliffs but little parking and this year the water was high so you couldn’t really stay on the beach most days. Gale on...  more »
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  • Lovely spot with very friendly staff. Sorry, 'lovely spot' doesn't do it justice, its beautiful during the day and simply stunning at sunset. Good food with a nice balanced menu
  • Brilliant long sandy beach. Ideal for kids and families to play, unlike many of the smaller beach coves along the coast. Parking is close to the beach and boardwalks making it easy to walk along the dunes when looking for a spot

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