Algarve in March Travel Tips


Is March a good month to visit the Algarve? Yes it is! Golfers love the Algarve in March – it’s perfect golfing weather with sunny days (usually) and plenty of daylight hours. See below for some great golf and club rental offers. In March, the Algarve is green and floral with wild poppies covering t... Read more

Alcoutim's Festival do Contrabando

Algarve in March Travel Tips

The Festival do Contrabando - Smugglers Festival, is an annual event which commemorates the history of 'smuggling' which took place between the people living on the Portuguese and the Spanish borders of the Guadiana river. The history Before Portugal was part of the European Union the Guadiana was a popular passage for smugglers. The Portuguese took coffee and sugar and traded it for fabr... More info

Jazz in the Wine Cellars

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Jazz in the Wine Cellars is back in the Algarve for another season of great music and wine. Organised by the Silves Municipality, the season opens on the 18th and 19th October at Casa do Povo de Alcantarilha, featuring Quinta João Clara wines and with jazz singer Beatriz Cruz and her band.   The programme runs until May 2020 - here are the dates and the details: October 1... More info

Serra de Monchique Traditional Sausage Fair

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Every year in Monchique a traditional fair is held highlighting regional sausages, handicrafts, honey, ‘medronho’, sweets and food stands. This two-day event, which the organisers hope will attract thousands of visitors to the town in the Serra, is located in Monchique, at the Helioport. If you are new to the area or want to explore after the Fair, here are some great ideas of wha... More info

Golf Portugal - Golf Packages for the Algarve

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Golf packages and special offers for golf in the Algarve. Stay and Play at Vale do Lobo, Quinta do Lago or Pestana golf. Offers on club hire, spa and golf packages. Golf is a year-round sport but instead of playing in the cold and rain of northern climes, golfers flock to the milder and usually sunnier Algarve for some winter golf. Considered the Golf Destination of the Year 2020 by IAGTO, the ... More info

Twilight Golf Algarve

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Round off a beautiful day in the Algarve with a twilight game of golf at one of the fabulous Pestana courses. Whether you've been busy working, lounging by the pool, lazing on the beach, or just enjoying a day in the Algarve, there's a perfect way to end your day at Pestana - a round of golf as the sun sets on the Algarve.   Twilight golf is available from €20: Gramacho golf ... More info

TaylorMade Sim Max Golf Clubs on 18 Store Golf Rentals

Algarve in March Travel Tips

New TaylorMade Sim Max clubs available for hire on 18 Store Golf Rentals with a 10% discount! Available from March, pre-book your hire clubs and golf the Algarve with the newest clubs from TaylorMade. The newest TaylorMade Sim Max and Sim Max OS have just been released. You can now book to hire the clubs (available from March) on 18 Store Golf Rental. As an added bonus there is a 10% discount o... More info

Golf Bag Rental at Pestana

Algarve in March Travel Tips

No need for extra baggage on your next golfing holiday in the Algarve - stay at a Pestana hotel or resort and you can rent a complete TaylorMade set of clubs for just  €55 per week*! If you're a golfer staying with Pestana in the Algarve, it makes sense to rent your golf clubs. You don't even need to transport them between Pestana courses, simply go to reception and ask for your bag - it... More info

PDM Travel Transfers to Faro Airport

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Gurkha Kitchen Discount on Take-Aways

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Discount for Students at Hot Shot Bowling

Algarve in March Travel Tips

If you have a student card, what are you waiting for? You can bowl for just 4€ per game all year round at Hot Shot Bowling Albufeira. Simply take your student ID to the Hot Shot Bowling reception desk when you arrive, to play for just 4€ per game - all day, every day! Hot Shot Bowling is a fun indoor, ten pin bowling alley and leisure centre, right on Albufeira marina... More info

Country & Western Sunday Roast at Big Red's

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The Black Stove Meal Deal

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Meal Deal at The Black Stove, Alvor. Just €15 per person for a 3 course meal, during the Guinness Six Nations Rugby Championship. Watch all the sports, enjoy a drink and great food at a great price. The Black Stove in Alvor is serving up a great meal deal every day except Monday. Running until 14th March 2020, the deal offers a 3 course meal with a choice of dishes. Tasty, home-made food... More info

Skydive Algarve Tandem Offer

Algarve in March Travel Tips

If you've always wanted to jump, now's your chance! This season Skydive Algarve is offering their 10,000ft Tandem Jump at the special price of €144.99. Yes, you can jump from 10,000ft for just €144.99, or for an even bigger thrill, jump from 15,000ft at the special rate of €189.99!  Hurry up and book your place before the offer ends. OR why not offer the gift of a tandem ju... More info

Best Walks in the Algarve

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Southern Portugal’s 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 and es... More info

Top 10 Scenic Drives - the best road trips around the Algarve

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Find the best road trips around the Algarve. It's not just beach life here - there are so many lovely country villages, historical spots and amazing viewing points you can visit on a day out and with a very simple road network it is easy to get about. Get out and explore the backroads, the inland hills and the coastal trails. The Algarve isn't huge so you can easily access the wh... More info

The best boat charters in the Algarve

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Tips on the best boat tours and charters in the Algarve. Explore the Benagil cave and the coast at Ponta da Piedade during a private boat charter. Perfect for family fun and a day out with friends. Taking a boat trip or chartering a yacht for the day is one of the very best experiences in the Algarve. The coast is amazingly beautiful, the water is clear, there are caves such as Benagil to explo... More info

Your Financial Health & Well-being: Belvins Franks Seminars

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Blevins Franks seminars in Portugal, discussing your financial planning in Portugal, with a focus on changes to Non-Habitual Residency tax allowances and updates on the impact of Brexit as well as estate planning and a financial health check. Blevins Franks hold seminars twice a year at various locations in Portugal, aimed at expatriates already living here as well as those still planning their... More info

ArtCatto Spring Exhibition

Algarve in March Travel Tips

ArtCatto gallery in Loulé brings another stunning exhibition to the Algarve featuring the works of Christian Gaillard, Colin Frazer and Shen Ming Cun. Exhibition opening on 12th March 2020 at ArtCatto Gallery. ArtCatto, considered one of the finest galleries in the Algarve, hosts another wonderful exhibition this Spring. The gallery, located in Loulé, is set in a beautiful, traditional P... More info

Dano’s - Jiggity Jig!

Algarve in March Travel Tips

Jiggity - Jig!  Time to get in training for St. Patrick's Day. Join us at Dano's for a Pre-Paddys day party on 14th March. There will be plenty of food and drink, sports on the big screen followed by live music from The Pianoman Band Algarve from 21:30! It‘s going to be a good one! Tell your friends!... More info

St. Patrick’s Day at Dano's

Algarve in March Travel Tips

This St. Patrick’s Day enjoy the friendliest day of the year at Dano’s! Sponsored by Guinness and Jameson’s, join us for drinks, music and merriment, with a live band and special Irish menu. To book a table at Dano’s please use the MAKE ENQUIRY button above. Dano's at The Campus is Quinta do Lago's sports bar and restaurant where you can kick back and relax, enjoying all the... More info