Meia Praia Beach

Meia Praia Beach: One of Algarve’s gems

The Algarve Portugal region, is famous for its beautiful beaches, excellent year round weather and an ample amount of activities for all, making this region one of the best beach destinations in Europe. It’s here that you will find Meia-Praia beach, a hidden gem still to be discovered in the area.

Meia Praia Beach is a long, sandy beach, one of the longest in Algarve, that stretches along the coast for over 4 kms (close to 3 miles). The beach runs from Lagos to Ria de Alvor creating a bay area that is so large that even during the busiest of times, there is ample space for everyone. While at the beach, there are water sports available, places to grab a snack, bathrooms and changing areas.

In the Meia-Praia Algarve area you can enjoy sailing, scuba diving, water skiing and windsurfing. Along the beach you can rent windsurfers, go on a scuba/snorkel tour or enjoy a a boat tour and learn about the area, from the experienced and well mannered tour guides. Restaurants dot the length of the beach offering from beach fare like fried fish and chips to four and five star dining for a romantic dinner.

The Meia-Praia beach is very close to the Palmares golf course and there is a train station conveniently located nearby. Other places of interest in the area include; the fishing village of Portimao, the ruins of Abicada and the Boavista Golf Course just 4 kms away.

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