Just in between Faros and Sagres, you can hire a boat in Portimao, the perfect way to sail along the Algarve coast. From the port of Portimao, you can reach the stunning coastal town of Lagos in only 5 nautical miles. On the spot, discover the magnificent landscapes and wild coves such as Ponta da Piedade, Praia do Camilo and Meri Praia.
If you continue to sail for 16 miles, you will arrive in Sagres, at the south-western tip of Portugal. Here, you can go to the Praia do Beliche to enjoy the picturesque beaches or set foot on land to embark on a hike to the Cap Saint-Vincent lighthouse offering a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean.
A long 30-mile sail will take you to Faro, a must-see town in the Algarve. If you have opted for a motor boat, discover the lagoons of the Ria Formosa by observing the unique flora and fauna. Be sure to make a stopover in the charming towns of Albufeira or Quarteira.
On your visit to the Algarve coast, you must swim in the waters of the Praia da Rocha, one of the most famous beaches in the country. Hiring a boat in Portimao is an opportunity to anchor close to the Praia dos Caneiros or the beautiful beach of Joao de Arens.
In the city center, visit Portimao's fishing museum and then the Santa Catarina fort to enjoy a breathtaking view of the sea. Stroll through the typical streets of Portimao and taste the specialties of the region such as Dom Rodrigo and the fish and seafood cataplana.
Whether you are on a catamaran or a sailboat, sailing from Portimao along the wild Algarve coast will for sure create memories to last a lifetime.
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In Portimão, privately owned boats are available for hire. See other boats in the area.