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Alvor Boardwalk

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

Fantastic walks on large lengths of boardwalk. Very clean, well maintained. Great views from the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ra F
via mobile
Walking in Alvor

This boardwalk is fantastic, takes you along the beach and where you want to go efficiently. Love... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hamilton, Canada
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lovely walk” (190 reviews)
“nature reserve” (85 reviews)
“sand dunes” (47 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 am - 10:59 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Praia de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8501-906, Portugal
+351 934 955 549
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic walks on large lengths of boardwalk. Very clean, well maintained. Great views from the varying walks

Thank Ra F
Reviewed 5 days ago

This boardwalk is fantastic, takes you along the beach and where you want to go efficiently. Love it!

Thank wfbroadb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The boardwalk at Alvor runs the entire length of the beach and also goes inland alongside the estuary. It is a lovely addition to the area.

Thank Nix28Nix
Reviewed 5 days ago

really pleasant walk along the boardwalk and then back along the beach, beautiful setting and great view not near to the town/harbour at alvor. a pleasant way to spend a morning or longer.

Thank HoraceTheSpider
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Lovely walk. Amazing views. I did trip a couple times where it was slightly un even. Great also for pushchairs, bikes and wheelchairs

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We never miss a walk on here when in the Algarve. Great beach, great sights and plenty of eating and drinking outlets. Walk over the pale golden sands to the sea to wonder at the mighty Atlantic and then turn around to wonder at the...More

1  Thank Newmillerdam
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A pleasant about an hour walk,one side by the river outlet overlooking Alvor the other by the sea and sand dunes. On a Timber boardwalk so if you want to avoid sand in your footwear not a proble. Parking at the start with some shade...More

Thank portugal563
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can walk for miles on the boardwalk, along the beach. Well constructed and safe. Lots to see, wetlands, lagoons, high rock cliffs

Thank sroeauthor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst Alvor hasn't got too much going for it, walking along the broadwalk on a nice day is fantastic - nice exercise, great views, and just very pleasant!! It is worth the effort of visiting and gently wandering from one end to the other (maybe...More

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Alvor in the off-season(Jan) and had a delightful time. Our hotel was the east terminus of the boardwalk which went to the marina. Lovely views of the coastline and the opportunity to meet other visitors and their dogs.

Thank Joe C
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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.
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
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