Picture yourself on a gorgeous beach that stretches for miles around the south coast of Portugal, the sounds of the seaside forming a quiet background music and the sun beating down as you relax with a refreshing, cold drink in hand. There's a reason that Algarve holidays are so popular with so many and, with so much to see and do in this beautiful holiday destination, a trip to the Algarve is at the top of many sun-lovers' lists.
You can secure cheap flights to the Algarve and enjoy the holiday of a lifetime in this sun-soaked paradise, staying in popular resorts like Albufeira, Quarteira and Vilamoura. With a fantastic local culture, the Algarve is a welcoming destination that offers many exciting and exotic attractions, as well as a memorable gastronomic scene, with plenty of opportunities to visit bars and clubs and enjoy a thriving nightlife like no other.
At Mercury Holidays, we'll also set you up with excellent 4 star or 5 star hotels on your Algarve holiday, or you can opt for self-catering, bed and breakfast and half board holidays if you'd like a little more freedom while enjoying your holidays. You can also secure great deals on hotels in the Algarve, including fantastic offers such as the third week free when you book a 21 night stay.
The Algarve is an incredible holiday destination with a mesmerising background and history. You can check out a map and resort guide to help decide if the Algarve is right for you, and book today to fix that holiday of a lifetime.
Please note that the Government of Lisbon have introduced a new city tax which is for a tourism development fund, the charge is levied at €1 per person per night up to a maximum of €7. The tax is on overnight stays and is applied to guests over the age of thirteen.
The Algarve region of Portugal is the sunniest, driest, and warmest part of the country, although it is rarely unpleasantly hot. Sea temperatures here are also warm. The region has a typical Mediterranean climate. Winters are mild, and have higher rainfall, although this is still very low - the maximum is 70mm in the month of Jan, June - Aug have the lowest rainfall with just 1mm per month!