There’s no better introduction to a place than hopping on a City Sightseeing Bus Tour! This bus tour allows you to hop on and off, at various stops around the area, so you gain as much as possible, from this inspiring location, during your stay.
A beautiful and vibrant coastal town, Albufeira is famous for its cultured history, amazing beaches, thrilling watersports and exciting nightlife. Wander through the picturesque Old Town with it’s fusion of architectural styles. This is largely due to an earthquake in the 18th century that devastated many of the ancient churches and buildings.
Throughout the city there are centuries-old Moorish sights to explore as well as the churches of Manueline style S. Sebastio, the 18th century Sant’Ana and the restored gothic-styled Misericordia Chapel. Marvel at the Bell Tower, one of the cities main features, with it’s stairwell standing at 28 meters high and topped with an eight-bell carillon. There is also the Tower of Medronheira. Built in the 1500s, it was used to watch the seaward horizon for pirates and invaders! Lastly admire the impressive statue of St. Vincente which commemorates the famous missionary’s eventual martyrdom in Japan.
There is an abundance of authentic local shops and restaurants to visit as you explore the endless cobblestones roads and magnificent squares. As you make your way through the tunnel and the old castle you will come upon the beautiful Fishermans beach. This is just a handful of amazing things to see and do in this stunning city!
Don’t miss all the exciting things this city has to offer, with this amazing hop-on-hop-off bus tour!
Starting point of the tour is at:
Rua do Municipio,
Tours depart every 60 minutes
Rua do Municipio,