Many of Algarve’s highlights can be found near to Moncarapacho, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two destinations that should be on every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Colina Verde Golf Course and the iconic Fuzeta Beach. If time permits, be sure to also visit the Ilha da Armona Beach and Olhao Harbour.
If the weather is good get outdoors and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Feel the breeze through your hair at one of the local beaches, for example the Ilha de Tavira in Tavira, Barril Beach and the Ilha da Culatra in Faro. Pack sunscreen and a hat and some equipment and spend an afternoon exploring the waters of Hell's Pool in Tavira.
To shop for local fashion and buy some souvenirs, set out to visit the Olhao Municipal Market in Olhao.
Moncarapacho has a long and proud sporting history. Rub shoulders with local fans at Algarve Stadium, Faro, home to the Sporting Clube Farense soccer team in winter and the Louletano Desportos Clube. Relive the match’s greatest moments with friendly locals after the game in one of the nearby watering holes.
To make sure you get the most out of Moncarapacho, consider booking your accommodation at one of the area’s many accommodation options. Make reservations for the Real Marina Hotel & Spa, Olhao, the Pousada de Faro - Estoi Palace Hotel, or the Real Marina Residence, Olhao.