Picture yourself on a gorgeous beach that stretches for miles around the south coast of Portugal, the sounds of the seaside forming a quiet background music and the sun beating down as you relax with a refreshing, cold drink in hand. There's a reason that Algarve holidays are so popular with so many and, with so much to see and do in this beautiful holiday destination, a trip to the Algarve is at the top of many sun-lovers' lists.
You can secure cheap flights to the Algarve and enjoy the holiday of a lifetime in this sun-soaked paradise, staying in popular resorts like Albufeira, Quarteira and Vilamoura. With a fantastic local culture, the Algarve is a welcoming destination that offers many exciting and exotic attractions, as well as a memorable gastronomic scene, with plenty of opportunities to visit bars and clubs and enjoy a thriving nightlife like no other.
At Mercury Holidays, we'll also set you up with excellent 4-star or 5-star hotels on your Algarve holiday, or you can opt for self-catering, bed and breakfast and half board holidays if you'd like a little more freedom while enjoying your holidays. You can also secure great deals on hotels in the Algarve, including fantastic offers such as the third week free when you book a 21-night stay.
The Algarve is an incredible holiday destination with a mesmerising background and history. You can check out a map and resort guide to help decide if the Algarve is right for you, and book today to fix that holiday of a lifetime.
Please note that the Government of Lisbon has introduced a new city tax which is for a tourism development fund, the charge is levied at ?1.50 per person per night up to 7 consecutive nights. The tax is on overnight stays and is applied to guests over the age of thirteen.
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