Ferragudo holiday information
|Top holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£128|
|Family holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£128|
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Located on the southern coast of Portugal, sunny Ferragudo is a coastal town overlooking the banks of the River Arade. This upcoming holiday hotspot has it all – outdoor adventurers can explore cliffs and underground caverns, sports lovers have sailing, surfing, cycling and horseback riding at their feet, and most holidaymakers will love simply unwinding by the white sands and tranquil waters. With historical sites, beaches, bars, as well as the bounties of fresh local seafood, Ferragudo holidays offer a perfect seaside getaway.
Planning Ferragudo holidays
Due to its proximity to the Atlantic and Mediterranean seas, Ferragudo enjoys a moderate climate. Plan beach-themed Ferragudo holidays during the hotter months of June to September, or consider travelling in autumn, when the weather is pleasant but the summer crowds have dispersed. Faro is the closest international airport; the region is also accessible by bus or train. Once there, no need to change your clock - Ferragudo is located in the Greenwich Mean Time zone. Explore via foot, bus or car.
Ferragudo: Aquatic paradise with cultural attractions
There’s no doubt a little piece of paradise is nestled within this relaxed town. Take a stroll down the expansive white sands of Praia Grande beach, a local wonder surrounded by picturesque cliffs, enticing clear waters, and teeming with marine life. The oceanfront Fort of São João do Arade, with its spectacular tiers and towers, is a well-preserved medieval site situated at the mouth of the Arade river, with intact battlements and a flourishing wall garden. Or take a tour of neighbouring town Portimão, famous for its sports culture: beach soccer tournaments, kite-surfing and sailing are just some of the town's attractions. Don’t forget to organize an outdoor excursion for the family – the kids will love the Ferragudo lighthouse, the Santa Bernada pirate ship trips to the caves, or the Slide and Splash water park.