Praia Da Falesia – South Coast of Portugal
A short distance east from Albufeira is where you will find the quaint resort of Praia da Falesia which, like many resorts in the Algarve, has a large emphasis on sport. Families and couples are frequent travellers to the resort who enjoy its peaceful surroundings and various activities on offer during the day. There is a sublime beach found on the coastal resort which offers golden sands and picturesque views. Lifeguards on duty display different coloured flags indicating whether or not it is safe to swim in the sea.
You transfer from Faro Airport is fairly reasonable and shouldn’t take too much longer than 30 minutes. During this time you can enjoy the fantastic natural beauty of the Algarve as it passes you by.
There is a fine selection of accommodation on offer in Praia da Falesia but most of what you will find comes in the way of luxury villas. There are choices of 3 to 5 star hotels offering half board and all inclusive services, as well as apartments for those wanting to go self catering.
You can take advantage of the bus service in Aldeia das Acoteias which is in walking distance from Praia da Falesia which will take you to neighbouring resorts like Albufeira. Taxis are also available in the resort.
Praia Da Falesia – Fun & Activities
The long golden beach is perhaps the best place to enjoy most days on your holidays to Praia da Falesia. You can lay back and work on your tan or take a dip in the warm turquoise waters which can be the best way to relax during your break. The beach area really is a picturesque setting with tall cliffs lining the perimeter of the sand, and if you walk along the top you get a great view far out into the Atlantic Ocean.
If a relaxing day at the beach isn’t the only thing you’re interested in then you will find plenty of activities to get up to in the resort and close by. If you didn’t already know then the Algarve is a very popular place for golfers due to the fact there is a huge selection of golf courses, no matter what resort you’re staying in you're never too far away from one. In fact in the heart of Praia da Falesia you will find one that welcomes tourists to enjoy a round or two. You will also find places to play tennis and football too if golf isn’t a sport that you are too keen on.
Take an excursion to the nearby resort to enjoy the old charm of Portugal in the way of churches and narrow streets that have delightful surprises around every corner. You can enjoy trips along the coast going into Spain for the day, or better still join one of the trips that go into Portugal’s capital Lisbon. While in Lisbon you can enjoy a great shopping experience and some excellent cultural sightseeing.
Praia Da Falesia – Food & Nightlife
There is a great selection of restaurants to choose from when you are thinking of enjoying a fine meal during the day or in the evening. You can choose from various international cuisines including British, Italian, Indian, Chinese and of course Portuguese. There are also many great seafood restaurants worth trying while in Praia de Falesia.
Also on the evening you can enjoy a few bars in the resort that will keep you well entertained with music and drinks. Hotels also offer evening entertainment with live shows for residents to enjoy. Other than that the nightlife in Praia da Falesia isn’t too lively but that is why the tourists choose the resort.
Praia Da Falesia – Weather Info
The famous Algarve weather is present in Praia da Falesia and it is one of the many reasons why people choose the great coastal resort. The fantastic summer weather isn’t to be missed and the temperatures will soar as high as 30°C over the peak months of July and August. During this period you can also enjoy 12 hours of sunshine a day, giving you plenty of time to soak up the sun on your summer holiday.
Outside of summer the resort still won’t have temperatures that go below 15°C over the course of the year. This makes the place a great place to visit at anytime. The majority of the rainfall in Praia da Falesia will come during November and March, but you can still enjoy 6 hours of sunshine on average.