Ferragudo is a beautiful resort located on the western side of the Algarve. The area is famed for its stunning natural scenery including sandstone cliffs and islets as well as Ponta do Altar, a headland which offers incredible views and is home to a lighthouse.
Ferragudo's main beach is Praia Grande, a crescent-shaped, golden sandy beach which stretches over 600 metres in length.
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!