Alvor Boardwalk, Alvor

4.7
Take the long, wooden Alvor Boardwalk through a rich estuary ecosystem teeming with wildlife, plants, and natural sights. Walk past large sand dunes and stroll along a zone of salt lakes, lagoons, and marshes. You'll pass traditional farmland to find spots sought after for shellfish--look for fishermen catching their food by a small country lighthouse. The 3 km (1.9 mi) boardwalk can also be used for cycling, running, and bird watching. It is connected to an additional 2.2 km (1.4 mi) of dirt and gravel trails, some of which will lead you to traditional restaurants. Using our custom trip planner, Portimao attractions like Alvor Boardwalk can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Alvor is a lovely destination. This boardwalk is great for those wanting a good walk without climbing a mountain. It starts from the centre of Alvor and makes a large circle around dunes and...  more »
  • An excellent way to move around the edge of the Alvor resort area to the harbour area with many bars and restaurants.  more »
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  • This beach is excellent, lovely sand, very clean, space to move, facilities nearby, cannot recommend it enough.
  • Beautiful view with a long beach. Ideal for the quiet relaxation.

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