What to do in Vilamoura
What to do in Vilamoura? You have plenty of options to choose from. Vilamoura is a men-made resort. Its planners always considered recreation a very important aspect. As a result, the area offers lots of fun for all.
My suggestions on what to do in Vilamoura
There are the beautiful beaches of golden sand, of course! They are nestled between high cliffs topped by pine trees. Ancão, Garrão, Vale do Lobo or Quinta do Lago are the iconic beaches of the area. Vilamoura has some of the most exclusive beaches of Portugal. They are mostly attended by the rich and famous. These VIPs are also attracted by the five-star beach resorts and first class restaurants.
Vilamoura is a paradise for golfers. The area has many high quality golf courses. They also feature breath taking landscapes. The quality of these golf courses is enhanced by the beauty of their pine trees, lakes and sea views. Oceânico Pinhal, Oceânico Laguna, Oceânico Victoria, Oceânico Old Course, Oceânico Millenium and Vila Sol are some of the famed golf courses of the area. Are you looking for Golf Holidays in Portugal? If so, Vilamoura is a good option.
The marina is the centre of Vilamoura. It enchants visitors with its yachts, restaurants, bars and trendy shops. Glamour is the word to describe it. Of course with all the luxury, the marina is a bit expensive.
Cerro da Vila Roman Ruins
Cerro da Vila Roman Ruins is the cultural landmark of Vilamoura. These are the ruins of an ancient roman Villa that existed between the I and III centuries. The house was built around a lake in the garden. The building was surrounded by fertile lands. On site there are several bathtubs as well as Roman mosaics. The bathtubs were supplied from a nearby dam. To fully understand the importance of these ruins visit the Museum of Cerro da Vila Roman Ruins.
Vilamoura has one of the liveliest nightlife of the Algarve. Its many bars and clubs feature the best national and international DJs. Besides, Vilamoura casino also offers glamorous shows.