Things to do in Vilamoura
Vilamoura is one of the largest leisure resorts in all of Europe. It’s located in Southern Portugal and was constructed in the 1980's as an elite golfing center. Today it’s home to numerous parks, five golf courses, multiple tourist facilities and is considered to be one of the most up-market areas of the Algarve.
Located in the area of Quarteira is Aquashow, a water park that hosts one of the biggest water roller coasters in the world (travelling at more than 70 km/h). There's plenty of other slides and attractions here ensuring a fun day out.
Driving a buggy through the off-beaten tracks of the Algarve is a great way to explore the area. These adrenaline filled rides will lead you to the most amazing places of the region and are a lot of fun for all the family.
The Vilamoura marina is one of the jewels of the Algarve, offering a lively and exciting location both during the day and long into the night. During the summer months the marina is a hotspot for celebrity sightings, especially sport stars who have holiday homes in the area. Cristiano Ronaldo has frequently been snapped strolling along the marina in the summer.
Villamoura is a very popular golfing destination. In September every year, the best golfers competing in the European tour head to Vilamoura to compete in the Portugal Masters. If you’re a golf fan you might want to make your way down here in September.