The charming fishing village of Alvor has a lot of interesting things to do. Unwind by the beach or take a stroll around the picturesque harbour. See thriving wildlife, nature and flamboyant flamingos in nearby Ria de Alvor Nature Reserve. Or for something a little more upbeat, drive to the famous Zoomarine for water slides, rides and dolphins.

1. Ria de Alvor Nature Reserve

If you are in need of some peace and quiet away from the bustling beach, take a stroll through Ria de Alvor Nature Reserve. Witness the spectacular ecosystems and numerous plants, animals and insects.
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2. Fishing harbour in Alvor

Alvor has a deep heritage with fishing entwined into its roots, so what better way to explore the local traditions than to spend an afternoon by the beautiful harbour. Watch the boats as they bring their catch in from the deep Atlantic waters.
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3. Zoomarine

For a fun-filled day trip with the family, jump into a car and take a drive to the popular Zoomarine less than half an hour away. The huge park is split into different zones; so expect to find authentic white sand by the pools and pirate ship theme by the sea lions.
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