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Alvor Boardwalk

Praia de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8501-906, Portugal
+351 934 955 549
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This is a great walk

Really well done and lovely to walk along the side of the sea and have views over Alvor too. Such a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Rob E
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Great walk

Great walk along the boardwalk its a beautifull site and most pleasant. It stretches for about... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
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“lovely walk” (188 reviews)
“nature reserve” (85 reviews)
“sand dunes” (46 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 am - 10:59 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Praia de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8501-906, Portugal
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Praia de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8501-906, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

Really well done and lovely to walk along the side of the sea and have views over Alvor too. Such a relaxing way to spend an hour or two...

Thank Rob E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great walk along the boardwalk its a beautifull site and most pleasant. It stretches for about 1.5kms! and runs from Alvor town along the beach taking in all the hotels.

Thank andyconcrete
Reviewed 3 days ago

Alvor boardwalk is a great very long walk for in the mornings (wouldn't reccomend it at peak sun, there is no shelter). Some parts of it are very scenic, however, while other parts are not maintained and is just kind of rugged grass fields until...More

Thank Ailish K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent several enjoyable hours walking along the boardwalk from the far end of Alvor beach all along to the lighthouse at the end of the lagoon harbour walls. We walked back along the edge of the lagoon into Alvor for a coffee and then...More

Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want a scenic walk around the coast and inlet surrounding Alvor then head for the Broadwalk. Unsure how long the walk is but in terms of time, about an hour and a half if you also walk part of the beach on the...More

Thank PhillipKorn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beautiful promenade has several wooden bars and restaurants with excellent terraces for a drink or a meal.

1  Thank Jorge A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This boardwalk is perfect for those on holiday and staying very near Alvor. By walking it, you will get a chance to see the Ria de Alvor (river) and also the dunes and Alvor itself. At the end of the boardwalk, if you keep going...More

1  Thank u4ria65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Boardwalk opens up the length of the Alvor beach particularly for walkers. I'd ask that those walking dogs on the boardwalk would keep other users in mind and that they keep control of their dogs on leads. Smaller children and those many people that are...More

Thank LooCan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a very enjoyable walk along Alvor Boardwalk, would highly recommend, beautiful views and one o the best beaches we have visited

Thank Cambridgeshire1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Alvor is a very pretty town about 15 minutes by bus from Portimao. There are beautiful villas along the way to Lagos and the whole place looked very peaceful. There are number of restaurants as well and was tastefully decorated over the Xmas period -...More

1  Thank vykye2000
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is0nfamily
30 October 2017|
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Response from Shona R | Reviewed this property |
Yes I've saw the birds & it was one night after.dinner,between 7 & 9pm.
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is0nfamily
30 October 2017|
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Response from chickandbeast | Reviewed this property |
I think you are referring to time of your versus time of day. Spring or fall really when the migrating birds pass thru this area on their path. I prefer spring
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Lynn H
21 August 2017|
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Response from EimearQ8888 | Reviewed this property |
I think nearly 3 km Hope this helps Really nice walk/run tho
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