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A favorite of beachgoers in Algarve, Praia Da Rocha is named for the beautiful cliffs and rocks near its shoreline. Though the sandy shores are ideal for playing with kids, taking long walks, or lounging in the sun, the area is called Rock Beach because of the cliffs. The blue waters have made this a favorite getaway for people from Portimao and beyond since the late 1800s. You'll have your pick of restaurants, bars, cafes, shops, and clubs along Tomás Cabreira, an avenue across the top of the beach. You can also visit the Fortress of Santa Catarina de Ribamar for views of the coast and marina. Arrange your visit to Praia Da Rocha and discover more family-friendly attractions in Portimao using our Portimao trip itinerary planner.
Tours To Praia Da Rocha
Private Tour: Algarve Wine and Tapas Tour by Sidecar Motorcycle from Portimao BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $178
Duration: 3 hours
Full-Day Algarve Tour by Convertible Cabrio from Portimão BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $148
Duration: 7 hours
Praia Da Rocha Reviews
Very beautiful and long beach where you can walk Miles and miles. Nice beach restaurants and bars to relax. Quality of the Walter 5* more »
Beautiful Sandy Beach, With bars restaurants and clubs and strip... be aware their are plenty of husslers along the strip which a local told us they rip you off , and it gets annoying as there are... more »
Wonderful place. Just look at the pictures....
Suitable for all the family lots to do more to see
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