Holiday Guide to Altura, Algarve – All Inclusive

Quick Details

  • Flight time: Approx 2-3 hours from UK
  • Time difference: Same as UK
  • Language: Portuguese
  • Currency: Euro


At a Glance

  • A suitable holiday for golfers
  • Good choice of bars and restaurants
  • The usual local holiday style shops
  • Beautiful with fine sand

Altura is just 40 minutes away from Faro airport, where there are shuttle buses which will take you to the resort. All Inclusive Altura Holidays is on the East of the Algarve and is a suitable holiday for golfers and those who like water sports. It has a great beach and relaxing feel great for all the family and for those who like to hike with the surrounding hills.

All Inclusive in Altura may be in a small town but perfectly formed for those looking to get away from it all. There are a few hotels however, the resort is mostly made up of low rise villas with pool facilities. There are a good choice of bars and restaurants in Altura but if you want to cook for yourself in one of the villas there are also plenty of supermarkets and a great daily market selling fresh produce. The holiday nightlife is mainly based around the local all inclusive hotels, however, for those seeking something a little more lively you can head to the next town Monte Gordo where there is plenty of nightlife

Suitable for:

Accommodation in Altura ranges from economy hotels to luxury villas with their own pools. Holidays in Altura is suitable for anyone wanting to get away from the local tourist locations but still want to be able to enjoy the beach, water sports, hiking or just a relaxing holiday. There is a selection of family style all inclusive 3 star hotels and self-catering accommodation around Altura.

There are the usual local holiday style shops around Altura but if you are looking for larger shopping centres you will have to travel further afield.


The beach in Altura is beautiful with fine sand and holiday type water sports available. There are a few restaurants along the beach for those looking something to eat while enjoying the view, although if you are looking to include food you are best to go on one of our cheap all inclusive holidays in Altura.

Holiday activities:

There are a wide range of restaurants serving fresh seafood and portuguese cuisine. Plenty of the bars serve usual bar food and again if you don’t fancy anything here you aren’t far from the next resort for a larger selection.

There is a good bus service that will take you from Faro airport if you have not organised a transfer, and local buses are on the road above Altura. For those looking for more freedom car hire would be recommended for a totally all inclusive holiday in Altura.

Altura Weather

April 60°F
May 64°F
June 70°F
July 74°F
Aug 74°F
Sept 73°F
Oct 66°F
Resort Menu

Map of Altura, Portugal

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