Handpicked by a Algarve Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Algarve in October Travel Tips'.

Autumn sunshine awaits you in October in the Algarve. Perfect weather for beach walks, playing golf or tennis, or trying padel - the fastest growing sport in the world.
Here's a round-up of some October highlights - from Oktoberfest to Halloween fun at Quinta do Lago and Zoomarine, to suggested walking routes across the Algarve, where to find the best cocktails and special offers on Algarve villas for the mid-term break.
Plus, Aquashow Indoor WaterPark opens this October! Water park fun all year round, with super slides for everybody, from little kids to adrenaline junkies, plus a great spa area with saunas, resistance swim spas, ice baths and more.

Algarve Walking Holidays by Figs on the Funcho

Walking the Algarve - join guided walking holidays by Figs on the Funcho. Explore the gorgeous coast and country from the riverside location at Figs on the Funcho. Daily guided walks and breathtaking scenery. Accommodation and meals are included in the Walking Holidays. The Algarve is known for its fabulous climate, natural beauty and gorgeous scenery. Whether along the coast or inland, there i...

Halloween at Quinta do Lago

What's on for Halloween at Quinta do Lago. Combine the mid-term break with the scary season of Halloween! Quinta do Lago have conjured up an amazing array of ghoulish fun and active entertainment for the whole family. Spooky brunch, scary sunset parties, costume parades and more!  The luxury resort has numerous events planned over several days, with the action happening at the resort's resta...

Best Walks in the Algarve

Southern Portugal, Algarve is a popular year round destination for walking and hiking holidays, and a great location for nature lovers and those who enjoy an outdoor lifestyle. Naturally beautiful, the Algarve offers a variety of landscapes to explore, from the hills of Monchique and the Serra do Calderião near Tavira, to the stunning coastline near Carvoeiro and Sagres, to the wetlands...

Unusual Things to Do in the Algarve, Portugal

Looking for quirky activities in the Algarve? There are plenty of unusual things to do and see here, ranging from cross-border zip lines to skull-lined chapels of bones and underground salt mines. Here are some of the fun, different and awesome things to do when in the Algarve. One of the top beach destinations in the world, with miles of the most beautiful coastline, there are plenty of things...

The Best Cocktails in the Algarve and Where to Drink Them

Cocktails are good mood in a glass, pairing perfectly with sunshine and seaside. Grey and dreary does not a cocktail make. Magical mixology brings colour, vibrancy and flavour, giving life to our daydreams. Modern-day mixologists are like wizards of old, lifting spirits, creating moods and casting spells with their magical libations. Cocktails are a treat, a holiday vibe, a fun time and a pro...

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