Quarteira Guided tours

Our most recommended Quarteira Guided tours

Loulé: 3-Hour Food and Historical Center Tour

1. Loulé: 3-Hour Food and Historical Center Tour

This food through through Loulé allows visitors an excellent opportunity to taste the varied cuisine of the city, as well as traditional Algarve and Portuguese dishes. Choose between a private or group tour. The tour will begin with a walk through the historical center of Loulé, where you can admire the architecture of its palatial buildings, as well as that of the more commonplace street commerce area and its squares, monuments, and gardens. Along the way you will stop at three restaurants and taverns which are famous among locals. Taste seven different tapas accompanied by tasty Portuguese wine. To conclude the experience, visit an old cafe to taste a famous regional sweet. You can also choose to drink a coffee or tea and try a local brandy. It is around food and drink that so many people meet, get to know one another, share memories, and create lasting bonds. Thus there is no better way to discover Loulé and its traditions than on a food tour.

From Algarve: Full-Day Trip to Seville

2. From Algarve: Full-Day Trip to Seville

Explore the charming city of Seville with a guide on this sightseeing day tour. See some of its majestic monuments, such as La Giralda and the Real Alcazar. Start your tour with a convenient pickup from several centrally located meeting points in the Algarve, including Olhos de Água, Vilamoura, Quarteira, Portimão, Albufeira, and Armação de Pêra. Enjoy a ride to your first destination in an air-conditioned vehicle. Visit the Giralda Tower, once the minaret of a local mosque. Take in spectacular views of the city from its viewpoint. See the grand Seville Cathedral, the largest Gothic church in Europe up close. Check out the stately Real Alcazar, a great palace built in the 14th century. Spend a day gazing at magnificent architecture and charming courtyards filled with orange trees. Get dropped off back in the Algarve at the end of your tour.

Algarve: Guided Half-day Trip to Lagos and Cabo Sao Vicente

3. Algarve: Guided Half-day Trip to Lagos and Cabo Sao Vicente

Travel back in time to the era of the Portuguese Discoveries on this day trip from the Algarve. Visit the golden Church of St. Anthony in Lagos, the fishing port of Sagres, and the most southwestern point in Europe, Cabo Sao Vicente. After getting picked up from your hotel in any of the main Algarve cities, travel to your first destination, Lagos. Here, marvel at the golden architecture of the church of St. Anthony and visit one of the 16th century's main slave markets. Continue towards the well-preserved fishing port of Sagres, where you can admire a 15th-century fortress. Finally, visit Cabo Sao Vicente. This is the most southwesterly point in Continental Europe and was once considered the end of the world. Admire Europe's most powerful lighthouse before returning to your hotel at the end of the day.

Vilamoura and Quarteira Seaside Segway Tour

4. Vilamoura and Quarteira Seaside Segway Tour

Enjoy a leisurely 1.5-hour Segway ride during your visit to the Algarve. Located by the sea, Quarteira and Vilamoura offer an ideal climate year round, with internationally renowned culinary delights and plenty of entertainment options. Along the route, enjoy views of the ocean and a number of excellent beaches separated by piers. If you like you can take some time out to visit the local shops. If you're hungry, try some of the excellent Algarve cuisine at one of the many restaurants located along the Quarteira walkway and Vilamoura marina. Take the family along for a fun activity that’s sure to appeal to the children as well.

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We were the only people on this fantastic tour, so it was more or less private. Paulo of happyvan.pt showed us the historic center of Loulé, while telling all kinds of stories about its history from centuries ago till very recent. He knows this place very well. He is very attentive in picking up what you find interesting and what can be mentioned but does not need elaboration. And it’s not only history he knows about, he also told us about culture and typical Portuguese beliefs and habits, which make the stories come alive more. His English is very good, so no trouble understanding each other. Paulo is a very pleasant person to talk to, it felt like a walk and meal with an friend. The food we tasted in 3 different places (5 courses in total) was typical Portuguese, but not all tradition. Some parts were with a modern twist. We ended the evening with a tasting of amêndoa amarga, which is great also. Even though we did some walking, we felt quite full after all this.

I couldn’t recommend this private tour to Seville enough! Vanda picked us up from our hotel early in the morning and took us straight to Seville and gave us some background on the history of Seville along with some information on the best places to go visit in terms of food/shopping and culture. Vanda was so nice and flexible with us and accompanied us at the first stop and showed us where to go, she then let us proceed to tour around ourselves before pickup time which was nice to have our own freedom to explore the city. Vanda was extremely helpful and kind and I could not recommend this tour enough!

Excellent activity. Super nice mix between visit, knowledge of the two cities, history and mastery of the seg way. An activity that combines accessibility, visit, exchange with the other members of the group and very good guides. We did this outing twice so much we liked it. We also did the Ria Formosa one in a wildlife sanctuary. Definitely worth doing (Faro).

Excellent trip to Seville. Our guide was Exceptionally helpful and pleasant and pointed us in the direction of all the key places of interest. Well worth a visit.

Excellent trip in the rain which added to the experience. Delicious wines and the food was superb. Paulo was a fabulous informative host. Highly recommend