Since the Algarve has very little rain and more than 3000 hours of sunlight per year, it is the perfect place for golfers.
The International Tour Operators Association has voted the Algarve as the best golf destination.
Algarve has more than 30 first-class golf courses, including courses designed by Henry Cotton, Arnold Palmer and Rocky Rockmore, visited by golfers from all over the world. San Lorenzo and the old course in Vilamoura are ranked among the best in Europe.
Faro is home to ten of the 100 best courses ranked by the world famous golf magazine.
There are academies at David Leadbetter in Carvoeiro and in Grotter, in Alto Golfe in Portimao and in Vila Sol in Vilamoura, all of which can help you improve your life swing!
Central Algarve – Balaya, Valdo, Laguna, Larangal, Millennium, Oceanic, O'Connor, Oceanic Academy, Old Course, Pine Cliffs, Pinhal, Pinheiros Altos, Quinta do Lago North, Quinta do Lago South, Royal, Salgados, San Lorenzo, Victoria, Villa Soul.
Western Algarve – Alamos, Alto Golf, Boavista, Gramacho, Morgado, Palmerais, Parque de Floresta, Starring Benina, Pinena Academy, Pinena Resort, Pineta, Silves Golf, Valle de Melho.
Eastern Algarve – Penamore, Castra Marim, Colina Verde, Monte Rey, Quinta da Ria, Conita de Cima, Quinta do Valle.
On your golf vacation to Portugal, you can also enjoy beautiful beaches, water sports, nightlife, casinos, restaurants, bars and shops.
You can book holidays directly to all golf destinations on the Algarve online, just try this wonderful country in Portugal on your own.
With so much, so much more than just golf displayed here, you can see the great vacation offers currently available and book that vacation of a lifetime.