Trip Planner: Europe / Portugal / Algarve / Faro District / Albufeira / Olhos de Agua / Praia dos Olhos de Água
Relax on the quiet, sandy shores of , a calm beach near an old fishing village. While the village has now been converted into a resort area with hotels, bars, and restaurants, the beach remains as beautiful as ever. Noted for being clean and tranquil, th... Plan your visit to Praia dos Olhos de Água and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Albufeira driving holiday tool.
Praia dos Olhos de Água reviews
This is a nice little beach, with lots of food and drink options around here...easy to reach from the main road...to the left there's a trail going over the cliffs, quite spectacular! more »
Loved it Beware the cliff top walk is not for the faint hearted I wouldn't do it again some small ledges along the way but the secret coves you seen on the way are amazing more »
Lovely small beach. Be aware of tide times as it becomes a fairly narrow bit of sand by the time high tide comes. We arrived as it was going out and spent almost all day from about 10:30am till about 5pm (tide times change so check on Google). I recommend setting up as near the land as possible to maximise the time you get before you have to move. Great for swimming and sun bathing and exploring the rocks.
It is a cute little beach, with some places to eat nearby, but unfortunately a little rocky, which makes it somewhat dangerous and you need to look where you set your feet getting into the water. There are showers on the beach so you can clean the sand and salty water if you want. The parking is tricky, I would advise using the public parking lot which is a few meters away from the beach.
Plan your trip to Albufeira
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
Side trips from Albufeira
Hidden gems in Albufeira
See all ›
See all ›
Nearby attractions in Albufeira
Trips to Praia dos Olhos de Água by other users
30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Portugal & Azores BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, relaxing Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 60 days in Portugal BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, teens, popular sights Preferences: November, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Algarve BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 1 day in Albufeira BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 30 days in Portugal BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium