Portimão, a port city, is a popular destination for visitors and residents of neighboring towns thanks to its large number of restaurants, shops, and bars.
Portimão is also known for its many entertainment events where political, public, and famous figures are constantly in attendance.
But not only Portimão's nightlife aggregates, there you can find beautiful beaches and a wide selection of shopping centers housing the stores of the best-known brands nationally and internationally.
Portimão is one of the centers of "big game fishing" in the Algarve, offering the opportunity to catch combative swordfish and other large fish.
Sailing, windsurfing, parasailing, water skiing, and diving are sports offered by the support structures of the beaches. Golf has one of its internationally renowned courses in the green pine forests of Penina, while others scattered in Alvor and Vau expand the alternatives for lovers of this sport.
Portimão a city located only 20 km away holds several shopping malls with well-known clothing chains and sports brands. With its extensive area, it is the second-largest city in the Algarve and the most populous.