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Praia dos Pescadores, Albufeira

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Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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Soak up some local color at Praia dos Pescadores, a curving stretch of golden sands lapped by the gentle waters of the Atlantic. This fisherman's beach, as its name roughly translates, blends its scenic location with easy access to Albufeira's Old Town. Just a short walk from the water, you can find busy streets packed with tourists and flanked by hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops selling local souvenirs. For unobstructed views of the sea and the coastline, take the escalator to the top of the cliffs, which provide a natural backdrop to this popular beach. End your visit with a meal at one of many seaside food kiosks selling local dishes and cold drinks. Plan to visit Praia dos Pescadores and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Albufeira attractions using our Albufeira online trip builder.
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  • through a tunnel. Sandy stretch again and historic for its past as fishermen’s beach. Cafe not far away so you can enjoy the sea sitting in the cafe. 
    through a tunnel. Sandy stretch again and historic for its past as fishermen’s beach. Cafe not far away so you can enjoy the sea sitting in the cafe.  more »
  • Miles of golden sand, this year we always got a top spot as it was quiet and mostly Portuguese families, big waves, hot sun, fine sand, loads of big shells, i could stay here forever... 
    Miles of golden sand, this year we always got a top spot as it was quiet and mostly Portuguese families, big waves, hot sun, fine sand, loads of big shells, i could stay here forever...  more »
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  • I’d definitely come back
  • Beautiful beach.

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