Praia do Vau

Praia do Vau holidays

This once-secret spot in the Algarve is now a popular pick for beachgoers. It’s close to Portimão, Alvor, Lagos and Praia da Rocha, so you can get out and about. A Praia do Vau holiday makes a great base for discovering the region’s best bits, while catching some rays and enjoying the calm waves.
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  • Bristol, Thu 03 Nov 2022
  • 7 Nights, Self Catering
  • 4 Adults, 0 Children

Vitor's Plaza

Praia do Vau, The Algarve

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  • Great for families
  • Well-equipped apartments
  • Wide range of sports and activities
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Sun, sea and sand

Golden sands meet aquamarine seas, backed by ochre-coloured jagged cliffs. A Praia do Vau holiday is perfect for snorkelling and exploring rock pools, and it’s dotted with tiny coves too. If you’re taking the youngsters along, there’s plenty for families, with beachfront restaurants, loungers, and gentle swells.

Spend a day in Lagos

Set off on a trip to Lagos for the day and you won’t be disappointed. It’s about 45 minutes from Praia do Vau by car, so make a list of must-visit attractions, and tick off the churches and museums as you go. Why not meet the animals at Lagos Zoo?

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