Praia dos Pescadores (Fisherman's Beach), Albufeira
Access to the beach is via flights of steps and more easily from the large, paved, 25th of April Square on the western edge of the beach. Bordering the beach is a thriving tourist area of shops, bars and restaurants. Road traffic and parking is restricted in the neighborhood. No parking is available within 700 feet of the beach.
Fisherman's Beach is big. It is over 700 feet along the shore. At low tide it gains about 300 more feet in length. It is a part of the great reach of sand at the foot of Albufeira. The beaches neighboring Fisherman's Beach are Tunel, Inatel, and Alemaes. Fisherman's Beach lies between Tunel and Inatel.
Fisherman's Beach is a city beach. It is frequently crowded, especially in summer. The other beaches may afford more privacy.
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Praia dos Pescadores (Fisherman's Beach) on Map
Sight Location: Albufeira, Portugal (See walking tours in Albufeira)
Sight Type: Park/Outdoor
Guide(s) Containing This Sight:
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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 Km or 1.6 Miles