From Faro

Already on the plane to Faro the Algarve reveals its rich variety of natural beauty. Astonishing mountains, long sandy beaches, rough adventurous cliffs, and relaxing pine forests.

The District of Faro welcomes all kind of holiday people with lovely sunshine and a warm summer brise.
Safely landed at the airport and driving further west on the N125 or A22 passing holiday hotspots like Vilamoura, Albufeira, Portimao and Lagos on the south coast.

Following the N120 for 30km from Lagos you will find Aljezur, a former small fishermen’s village on the west coast. It is located in a small valley with wide green countryside and a beautiful little river which divides the old town from the new town.


There are several rental businesses offering car rentals. However, just right before the holiday starts, check our guide how to avoid frustration when renting a car.

6 steps to rent a car – avoid the insurance fraud

From Lisbon

Landing in Lisbon is the longer drive to Aljezur. However, there are some scenic drive along the west coast using the N120 direction Aljezur.