NATURE

Walk until your feet are heavy and your soul is light

Discover variety of scenic walks and hikes in the surrounding forests with panoramic views of the Algarve coast. Visit a nearby SPA town to taste the renowned alkaline water, learn about region’s fauna and flora or immerse yourself in local culture.

Caldas Monchique Walk

This walk passes through multiple routes of the Via Algarviana, where you can observe the most abundant flora and fauna in the region, as well as having the opportunity to enjoy a panoramic view of the Algarve coast. You come to the quiet village of Caldas de Monchique where you can drink fresh water from the mountains and get to know a little bit about its history

Time: 1 hour Cost: Free Great For: Easy Walking Tour

Monchique Walk

This walk starts in the centre of the city of Monchique, walking towards the Resort. You will have the opportunity to learn about some of the most emblematic monuments and places in town, as well have the chance to explore the local commerce. A walk that stands out by the fusion of several experiences rich in natural, architectural and cultural beauty.

Time: 2 hours Cost: Free Great For: Average Difficulty

Explore Walk

The Mountain of Monchique is the region’s favourite mountain for hiking in nature. The ideal opportunity to explore and experience the flora and fauna of the Mountain through a route from the Via Algarviana, that it will take you through valleys and hills until you’re greeted with breath-taking views of the Algarve coast. Suitable for those who are in great physical condition and enjoy an active but pleasant nature walk. Great for city detox. From the Resort and back.

Time: 2 hours Cost: Free Great For: Regular hikers

Mindful Nature Walk

A walk through nature with the idea of really taking notice of the surroundings, smells and sounds.  A chance to understand more of the local area and capture photos.

Time: 1 hour Cost: Free Great For: Peaceful Walk

Dolphin Watch Experience

An emotive anthem to marine wildlife! With a marine biologist on board, you’ll head up to the natural habitats of dolphins, whales and porpoises, pursuing one of the most wonderful spectacles of life in the oceans.

Time: 1h30 to 2h Departure from Ferragudo Cost: 40€ adults and 25€ children

Horse Riding

In the beautiful Galley area you can find a horseback riding activity with certified and experienced instructors. For all levels of riding experience.

Time: 1h30m Cost:35€ p/ adult

Cave Sightseeing Boat Tours

Enjoy the famous scenery of the Algarve, as we take you on a relaxing and simultaneously breath-taking ride of our coastline. Get ready to discover secret paradises, and enter the magnificent rocky formations carved by the sea.

Time: 2h Cost: 30€ adult and 20€ children Great For: Families

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SPORTS & FITNESS

CYCLING

FAMILY BREAK

WATER