Christmas in Vila Real de Santo Antonio

Christmas in Vila Real de Santo Antonio

Want to experience the Algarve at its most authentic? Well, say feliz Natal – or merry Christmas – as you celebrate the festive season Portuguese-style in this quaint old town. Most of the action talks place around Praça Marquês de Pombal where a ‘Christmas Village’ takes over with food stalls, bands and a huge nativity scene. It’s a great opportunity to pocket some handmade souvenirs too, and watch out for Santa!
Vila Real de Santo Antonio

Vila Real de Santo Antonio

Montegordo , The Algarve

A three-kilometre cycle path from Monte Gordo takes you to Vila Real de Santo Antonio, a border town that sits on the Guadino river, separating Portugal and Spain. Don’t be surprised to find a live band playing...

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Restaurante Vicius

Restaurante Vicius

Montegordo , The Algarve

Restaurante Vicius is a local favourite and tucked away in a narrow alley off the main square, it’s a real hidden gem. If you are looking for the typical tourist menu with pictures then this place will not be...

3.2 Km to Christmas in Vila Real de Santo Antonio - Map

Praia de Monte Gordo

Praia de Monte Gordo

Montegordo , The Algarve

The Praia De Monte Gordo is great for people with restricted mobility as the whole resort is very flat. There’s a lovely tree-lined promenade with plenty of places to eat and drink. The calm sea is ideal for...

3.3 Km to Christmas in Vila Real de Santo Antonio - Map