Family and Kids in Albufeira

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Albufeira? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Albufeira, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Albufeira.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Albufeira for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Zoo Marine Algarve

    Zoo, Water Park, Aquarium, Educational Site

    Often touted as the biggest attraction around Albufeira, the Zoo Marine Algarve water park is situated in Guia, a couple of kilometres from the city. Block a whole day in your roster for this park! It offers you much more than the average water park experience with a myriad tropical fish, seals, sharks and dolphins as well as tropical birds and birds of prey from across the globe showcased here...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Praia Da Falesia

    Beach

    The Praia da Falesia, a magnificent 8-kilometre-long beach, boasts of golden sands, transparent waters and a rolling sky marking the horizon, in uncanny resemblance of the generic escapist postcard. A relaxing getaway, this beach is fringed with spectacular orange-red cliffs (from which it gets its name, ‘falesia’ meaning cliffs) and comes with poignant sunset. Clean and impressivel...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Olhos De Agua Beach

    Beach, Water Sport

    The Olhos de Agua beach is just made for those who love running, especially in the wee hours when it is generally empty. Fishing boats mark one end of this exquisite beach, as pristine in the day as it is beautiful by night. The waters are inviting and clear, shallow enough for some idle frolicking a fair distance from the shore. Another reason this is a great beach for families as there are a ...Read more
  4. Amazing Albufeira attraction for kids
    Montechoro Strip

    Beach

    Dissected by the main road to Albufeira, the Montechoro Strip runs from the Hotel Montechoro right until the beach. This is the ‘north strip’ with the southern one falling in Areias de Sao Joao. Catering mainly to Irish/English tourists, the Montechoro strip is bustling with bars, restaurants, coffee shops, designer boutiques and wine shops. The potential for people-watching is imme...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Praia Do Oura

    Family and Kids

    A charming seaside town on the Algarve coast in southern Portugal, Praia d’Oura is speckled with quiet bars and excellent restaurants serving fresh seafood, all of which can be enjoyed overlooking the sea. A mere 20-minute walk from the old town of Albufeira, Praia d’Oura is the place for you if you are looking for a timeless beach experience where the peace is resounding and vibe o...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Albufeira
    Praia Gale

    Beach

    Praia Gale is actually a continuation of the beach at Armacao, about 4km west of the old town of Albufeira. The beach itself is on a small headland, spanning about 5km with a few bars and restaurants. The sand here is soft and golden, very safe for families with young children. The western part is wide and open and walking towards the west features a view of the Nature reserve of Salgados on yo...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Parque Aventura

    Beach, Park

    Located in Santa Eulalia, near Santa Eulalia Beach, the Parque Aventura is an adventure park dedicated to outdoor recreational activities. These include rope courses and a paintball field with an area of 2500 square metres, including several natural and artificial objects in it. This rooftop acrobat park is a perfect place to have fun in communion with nature while imbibing a set of life skills...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Praia Sao Rafael

    Beach

    Come away from the maddening crowd to Praia Sao Rafael, one of the more secluded beaches with fine, silky sand serenaded by golden, limestone cliffs that arc over the waters to form little coves. Located about 4km west of the town of Albufeira, the beach has a lot of limestone rock formations on the beach itself, a result of years of corrosion that have resulted in fascinating shapes. Some popu...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Albufeira Riding Centre

    Beach

    Enough with the beaches already! The Algarve coast is dotted with numerous sandy beauties, and the Albufeira Riding Centre, or Vale Navio, is the perfect place to come to, to take a breather away from shore. The owner, Georgie, is British and has a qualification from the British Horse Society and also has Portuguese qualifications in tourism riding and has competed in England and Portugal both....Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Hot Wheels Raceway

    Family and Kids

    The Hot Wheels Raceway in Albufeira is the place for you if you’re looking for a little bit of an adrenaline rush. Very popular with families and stag do’s alike, this is touted as the fastest track in the Algarve, well known for its hairpin curves as well as the long straight challenging you to successfully pull off overtaking your competitors. Rev up your engines and buckle down, ...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Sant'ana Church

    Family and Kids

    The old town of Albufeira has a long and riveting history behind, a part of which constitutes this 18th-century church, every nuance in its architecture speaking volumes for the seasons it has weathered. The Sant’Ana Church is a quite a feat of architecture, with its intricately-patterned ceiling and pinnacles contributing to the sense of an enduring faith. There are also hints of the Moo...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Clock Tower

    Observatory

    The Clock Tower of the old city of Albufeira, also known as Torre do Relogio, is one of the major landmarks in the city. Originally a part of one of the castle towers, the view from the top of the beach and the North Atlantic Ocean beyond is breathtaking. The tower stands on top of a Rua Joaquim Pedro Samora along with some remains of an ancient castle wall, and despite its age, continues to ch...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Xorino Cave

    Family and Kids

    The Xorino Cave gets its name from a curious story that states that when it rains, it appears as though the cave is crying. This is also the cave where the Moors took refuge in the 13th century following the Christian re-conquest of the town of Albufeira. Today, the cave is a beautiful place to visit in the summers when the tide is low enough for boats to sail through, and if you’re lucky...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Mercado Municipal Dos Calicos

    Family and Kids

    Mercado Municipal Dos Caliços is the place where you would be able to get your hands on fresh food items. Local merchants set up stalls and sell a wide variety of items here. The market is small but vibrant and everything right from squid to octopus, fresh fish to local agricultural products, freshly baked bread to fruits, olives and so much more can be found here. The environment here a...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Peneco Beach

    Beach

    Praia do Túnel is a beautiful beach which is also referred to as Praia do Peneco and is one of the most prominent beaches of Albufeira. The beach gets the name from the tunnel which sits right next to the tourist office and is the most favoured route to the beach. Other than the tunnel, there are steps, lifts, and ramps that connect to the beach as well. There are a couple of viewpoints ...Read more