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Alvor Boardwalk

Praia de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8501-906, Portugal
+351 934 955 549
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Great walk

It is a beautiful walk from the stores and shops at the Alvor seaside: scenery and views are... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Fred G
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Milton, Canada
Delightful walk in autumn sunshine

Visited Alvor boardwalk whilst we were staying at Budens further to the west of the Algarve. It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
suesalford
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Salford, United Kingdom
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Alvor Adviser
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely walk” (187 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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+351 934 955 549
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It is a beautiful walk from the stores and shops at the Alvor seaside: scenery and views are breathtaking. Very relaxing and scenic!

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Alvor boardwalk whilst we were staying at Budens further to the west of the Algarve. It was an easy drive along the N125 and well signposted, with good parking when we got there. There obviously had been some conflict between the development of restaurants...More

Thank suesalford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most beautiful walk along the coast and near the harbour of Alvor. The Flowers, birds and the rest of this walk wil give you a relaxing feeling. It’s a must do!

Thank heinbronk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love walking along the Boardwalk. Walk along it everyday to the beach and to see the birds and other wildlife. Lovely scenery.

Thank Pamela F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the boardwalk! A definite attraction of Alvor, especially since it enables visitors to walk into the nature preserve by the estuary and see many migratory and resident birds as well as the attractive dune scenery. There are several Interpretive boards along the trails but...More

Thank FCNewportBeach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Boardwalk in Alvor was lovely, you can walk right alone the beach, you can walk to the marina which leads to the town of Alvor. Its a lovely walk in the evenings to see the sun go down.

Thank sharon587
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic asset to Alvor but may I suggest maps of the routes with distances be posted at the entrances and junctions .This would be very helpful esp for older walkers .More shelters with seats in the shade ( like the one on the fens opposite...More

Thank trossachsi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Greatly improves the area. Fantastic views of the beach and easy access to the beach and beach bars. Great for fitness fanatics.

Thank brendaf938
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A walk along these broadwalks is excellent into town you are right by the beach but you also see plenty of wildlife

Thank Janet186377
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are plenty of options for long or short walks along this boardwalk. The views are good, just a shame people don't keep their dogs on leads and use poop scoops. Mind your step and if you don't like dogs take a trekking pole to...More

Thank sunnykris08
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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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