Loulé Market: Escape from the usual tourist routes and visit Loulé, a beautiful inland Algarve town that treasures the remains of its Arab past.
* Lose yourself amongst the stalls of the market * Visit the remains of the Moorish castle * Wander the picturesque cobblestone streets The Algarve boasts more than just beaches. In its rivers, rural areas and villages you will witness and appreciate its charm. Among the most attractive cities in the interior, Loulé stands out as an important commercial center of Portugal. Travel to this picturesque city and discover fascinating historical monuments and a vibrant market where you’ll grasp a real feel for the city.
Stroll through the weekly Loulé market to capture the traditional Portuguese atmosphere. Here, locals and visitors meet in search of fresh and traditional products of the region. The market is not just a shopping place but also plays an important part in the local’s social life with more than 100 years of history. The peculiar architecture of its building, known by the locals as "A Praça", is a clear sign of its Arab past.
During the morning you will also have some free time to visit Loulé Castle, which has successfully preserved three of its original towers and part of the wall, and then lose yourself in the beautiful cobbled streets and squares.
Meeting/pick-up point: Pick up at the outside reception of the hotel.
Duration: 5 hours.
Start/opening time: At 8:30am.
Languages: English, French, German and Spanish.
Others: Admission to Moorish castle not included.