Is the home of golf in the Algarve, with some of the best course in Europe to be found here. The Oceanico Victoria course for example hosts the Portuguese Masters each year attracting some of the biggest names in golf. Aside from the golf courses, also has a spectacular marina where luxurious yachts are moored year round. The marina is the focal point too for nightlife and offers a huge variety of restaurants too.

The beach is excellent – large and clean, with plenty of beach restaurants as well as some chic beach clubs.

Away from the seafront, Vilamoura has a very good network of trials, paths and pavements for walkers, joggers and bikers.