Holidays in Armacao

Travel Information

Language: Portuguese (English and French widely spoken)


Local time: GMT/BST +1 hour
Local Airport(s)
  Flight time Transfer time
(to resort)
Faro 2 hours 30 minutes 50 mins

Discover Armacao

Armacao is a lively resort with two great beaches.  It is located in the Algarve region, near the southernmost tip of Portugal.  Holidays in Armacao offer long days of sun on some of the longest beaches in Portugal, beautiful scenery and plenty of fun holiday activities to keep you amused. Learn more about Algarve holidays with easyJet holidays.    

  • Who Goes There: This is an ideal destination for families who need their beach time. You won't be disappointed by the vast stretches of sand here. Older holiday makers also enjoy the relaxed atmosphere.  
  • When To Go: Armacao comes alive in the summer, so the peak season is between June and September. Luckily it's warm enough in the Algarve to visit all year round and sports lovers often prefer to stay in spring or autumn.  
  • Best Attractions: The fish restaurants here are famous for serving gorgeous fresh seafood. The fishermen's beach is also popular with families for its shallow waters, whilst explorers will enjoy the caves to the west of the main beach.    

Holidays in Armacao have a broad appeal due to the wide range of attractions, but are especially popular with families and young people, due to the nearby water park and lively nightlife.  Cheap and frequent flights are available to Faro international airport from London, Liverpool, Glasgow, Bristol, Newcastle, Doncaster and Belfast airports, so you could be sitting in the sun with sand all around before you know it.

Armacao beach holidays

Great beaches, great weather and exciting diversions are the hallmarks of holidays in the Algarve, and a stay in Armacao certainly won’t disappoint.  The beaches are lengthy expanses of golden sand and are considered to be some of the finest in Portugal, hosting the FIESA sand sculpture festival throughout the summer.        

Children love holidays to Armacao for its excellent selection of fun parks, which include Krazy World and the nearby AquaLand water park. Adults are also well catered for on cheap Armacao holidays by the diving centre, the two nearby golf courses and a number of interesting cultural sites such as the Bone Chapel and ruined fort.      

The night life is lively without being overwhelming during the summer months. There are a good number of bars and nightclubs which offer a diverse selection of music and atmospheres. Just along the coast is Albufeira, where you really can have a lively night out. Discover Albufeira holidays to learn more. Historically, Armacao served as a fishing port, and a few small fishing vessels still operate from here. For this reason, fresh seafood from the restaurants along the sea front tends to be especially good and reasonably priced. See holidays to Alvor for an equally relaxing Algarve holiday.

Book your break to Armacao

Holidays to Armacao offer sun, beaches, food and wine along with a range of activities which will appeal to visitors of all ages. With flexible easyJet holidays, you can save even more by booking your flight and hotel rooms together for a getaway. All you have to do is relax!

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