Many of Algarve’s attractions are within easy driving distance of Alcantarilha, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Among the places not to miss are the fabulous Aqualand and the incredible Oceanico Faldo Golf Course. Two other recommended attractions nearby Alcantarilha are the Oceanico O'Connor Course and Zoomarine.
If you are into nature, head to the nearby parks and reserves. These are great places to relax and unwind. Discover the attractive coastal spots nearby such as Gale Beach in Albufeira, Salgados Beach and the Praia da Senhora da Rocha in Armacao de Pera.
Sights such as the Salgados Lagoon Observation Deck in Albufeira are well worth visiting during your time in the Alcantarilha area,. If you’re a history buff, the region’s bygone days can still be experienced at Porches Castle in Armacao de Pera.
If golf is your passion, visit the Herdade dos Salgados Golf in Albufeira. It's a perfect way to get out and enjoy the fresh air.
If you are ready to grab a bargain, shop til you drop amid the various stores that are part of Algarve Shopping in Albufeira.
Finding somewhere suitable to rest your head close to Alcantarilha is simple. For a good night’s sleep it’s hard to go past the Vilalara Thalassa Resort, Lagoa, the Vidamar Algarve Hotel, Albufeira, and the popular LTI Pestana Viking Beach & Spa Resort, Lagoa.