- Oktoberfest at Vila Vita Biergarten
- What's on at W Algarve
- Art Holidays by Figs on the Funcho
- New Exhibition - Côrte-Real Gallery
- Red Chalet - the romance of the past with today's comforts
- Best Dive Spots in the Algarve - tips on diving in Southern Portugal
- What's on at Quinta do Lago this summer
- The Best Cocktails in the Algarve and Where to Drink Them
- Ophelia Sunset Boat Party
- Wine Cellar Dining Experience
- Festival F
- Algarve Equestrian Gala Albufeira 2023
Algarve in September Travel TipsAlgarve · 12 Items · Fiona Butler
Handpicked by a Algarve Local Expert, we bring you our guide to 'Algarve in September Travel Tips'.
A round-up of some of the stand-out events happening in the Algarve in September. Plus inspiration on things to see and do. Why not visit an art gallery? or drink some amazing cocktails?
September is considered by many to one of the best months to visit the Algarve. And we don't disagree! Check out these reasons that make a visit in September a very good idea.
Oktoberfest at Vila Vita Biergarten
Oktoberfest in the Algarve! Vila Vita Biergarten hosts another super Oktoberfest, featuring a fabulous oompah band, German dishes and plenty of great beer! Dine at the long tables, sing along with the band and have some Bavarian-flavoured fun. Advance table bookings are advised. VILA VITA Biergarten hosts another edition of the Oktoberfest this autumn, from 21st September to 8th October. A fun ...
What's on at W Algarve
Find out what's on for Christmas and New Year at W Algarve, Albufeira. Enjoy festive parties, DJ sessions, wine-tasting, cocktails, and the first Sunset Party of 2024. Expect fabulous food, fun and sparkle. See the full festive programme here. Life is never dull at W Algarve. The festive season is the perfect excuse to add some glitz and glamour to your celebrations and W Algarve is the place t...
Art Holidays by Figs on the Funcho
Art Holidays at a riverside location in the Algarve countryside, perfect for plein air painting and exploring the region. Expert art tuition, beautiful, natural surroundings for inspiration, an open-air studio beneath the carob trees - all this and more on an Art Holiday by Figs on the Funcho. Considered one of the best Art Escapes in 2019 by Simon Heptinstall, Figs on the Funcho is a bea...
New Exhibition - Côrte-Real Gallery
Beautiful art by Richard Suckling can be enjoyed at Côrte Real Gallery, near Paderne. Inspired by the landscapes of the Alentejo, and working in soft pastels, he captures the light and beauty of his surroundings. Côrte Real is an intimate and charming gallery, where quality art finds an appreciative audience. Currently on display at Côrte-Real Gallery, art by Richard Suckling. He says: ...
Red Chalet - the romance of the past with today's comforts
Grace, elegance and luxury in a beautiful beach-front location, the Red Chalet is the most recent addition to the VILA VITA Collection of outstanding luxury rental properties in the Algarve. Tranquil, stylish, romantic and private, literally just steps from the beach, this is an evocative, historical building that now meets, and surpasses, all the needs of the modern traveller, delivering a ho...
Best Dive Spots in the Algarve - tips on diving in Southern Portugal
The Algarve, Portugal offers wreck dives, natural and artificial reef dives, with a rich and diverse sealife. There are good sea conditions almost all year round and excellent dive centres for diving expeditions and scuba-diving courses. Easydivers Dive Centre, Albufeira, shares their top dive spots in the Algarve waiting to welcome you to the magical under-water world. The gorgeous Algarve coa...
What's on at Quinta do Lago this summer
What's on at Quinta do Lago this summer? A superb lineup of family fun, live music, full moon parties, junior camps, plenty of sport and entertainment. A full programme of summer 2023 fun on the beach, by the lake and on the golf course! Find out what's happening here and get details on all the upcoming events. Quinta do Lago is an iconic luxury lifestyle resort in Portugal's so...
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...
Ophelia Sunset Boat Party
Boat party! Board the Ophelia for a fab sunset session and cruise along the Algarve coast. Departing Portimão, enjoy a 4 hour sunset cruise and boat party. Live DJ sessions featuring the fabulous Bubba Brothers! Book now to guarantee your spot Summer is fun and parties at sea! Join one of the most epic sunset boat parties on 16th September, sailing along the coast from Portimão, passing...
Wine Cellar Dining Experience
An incredible underground Wine Cellar (Cave dos Vinhos) is the setting for a special dining experience. Discover Vila Vita Parc's amazing wine cellar and enjoy a unique dining experience 8 metres underground! Home to over 11.000 bottles of wine, this is the largest private wine collection in Portugal. The Wine Cellar is a magical kingdom of wine, located 8 metres under the pristine lawns of VIL...
Festival F returns to the Algarve in September 2023, for another massive end of summer party in Faro! From 7th to 9th September, Faro's old town comes alive with great music and entertainment filling the streets. Visit the Festival website for the line up. Festival F attracts around 50,000 people over the event's three days in Faro. Dubbed the 'Best Lusophone and Hispanic Festival' a...
Algarve Equestrian Gala Albufeira 2023
The first edition of the Gala Equestre Algarve – Albufeira 2023 will take place at the Marina de Albufeira from July 27th to September 21st, totalling five shows that aim, in addition to showcasing the elegance of the relationship between humans and animals, to honor the Lusitano Horse, probably the oldest breed of saddle horse in the world. In each of the shows, there will be a presentation ...