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Praia Da Luz Holidays

Praia da Luz Holidays

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When you think of Algarve holidays you may think of nightclubs, bars and hoards of excitable twenty-somethings on wild nights out. But that’s not always the case with Praia da Luz holidays.

Praia da Luz in the south western Algarve is a relaxed, friendly resort that’s perfect for a quieter, more chilled out holiday making it ideal for couples or families. There is tons to do on holidays to Praia da Luz and gorgeous surroundings to do them in!

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Praia da Luz Weather

The weather in Praia da Luz matches the atmosphere - beautiful, sunny and warm. There’s very little rainfall throughout the year, which is one of the prime reasons for the popularity of Praia da Luz holidays. Summers are hot and dry with lots of sun and even during the winter months it’s warm. This is perfect weather for enjoying your Praia da Luz holidays on the beach topping up your tan or even perfecting your swing at one of the local golf clubs!

Jan 13ºC
Feb 14ºC
Mar 16ºC
Apr 18ºC
May 22ºC
Jun 23ºC
Jul 26ºC
Aug 26ºC
Sep 24ºC
Oct 21ºC
Nov 17ºC
Dec 14ºC


Praia da Luz is a pretty, picturesque village that has been developed just enough to provide all the amenities you’d expect from a holiday without making it too busy or taking away too much of the beautiful scenery. The town has pretty cobbled streets and traditional architecture combined with newer developments. Nearby are the Monchique Mountains with lush green forests.

The beach at Praia da Luz has a cobbled promenade and is adorned with beachside bars where you can sip a cocktail while you look out at the sea. if you want to spend your holidays to Praia da Luz on the beach working on your tan then visit the nearby Praia de Porto do Mos beach, which is a little quieter than the one in Praia da Luz.

Things To Do on Praia da Luz Holidays

Golfers will feel right at home on Praia da Luz holidays as there are no less than four great courses in the area, with each courses designed to test and hone your skills. There are plenty of watersports on offer at the local beaches for the adrenaline junkies out there, while children can visit the water park and the fabulous dolphinarium. There’s also the opportunity to try horse riding, in beautiful surroundings or take an excursion to the Sao Joao National Park.


The cobbled streets and original buildings in Praia da Luz will immediately make you feel like you’re witnessing authentic Algarve culture. There are Roman remains in the town which are well worth a visit. Nearby Lagos is also worth seeing, a traditional fishing village surrounded by Roman walls. Excursions to the historic Silves castle are also available.


As with most of the resorts in the Algarve, you can expect great nights on holidays to Praia da Luz! There are plenty of restaurants and bars to explore, all with a chilled out atmosphere and plenty of style. There’s enough to keep you occupied for your entire stay but if you do fancy a change you can always take a trip to one of the nearby towns. Lagos offers a great selection of bars which stay open until the early hours while Alvor, a little further east, is also well worth the trip for the relaxing atmosphere.

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Praia da Luz is a relaxing, charming little town that is the perfect place for a holiday if you’re looking to escape the demands of every day life. A little slice of paradise, Praia da Luz holidays are the ultimate getaway and will take you back to a simpler time where everything is that little bit less stressful.

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