Parks & Outdoor Activities
Rocha da Pena
A 600 hectare protected area located between Benafirm and Salir. There are many animals indigenous to the park including the buzzard, wild rabbits, foxes and wild boar. Area is suitable for walks and rock climbing. Equipment at Escola Primaria da Pena, 8
Ria de Alvor - Nature Reserve
The beautiful river estuary between Portimao and Lagos. A nature reserve of dunes, marshes, forest and agricultural land. 273 bird species, 500 plant species, 75 butterfly species... Accessible by boat and also on wheels via the boardwalk.
Parque Mineiro Cova dos Mouros
Pre-historic mining park organising gold searches, archeological excavation simulations and childrens donkey rides. For groups of over 15 people or individuals joining groups with a reservation. At Reserva da Foupana, Vaqueiros, Alcoutim.
Tree Top Adventure Park
Fun for the whole family offering zip line, climbing, woodland walks, swinging from tree to tree and paintball. Supervised by instructors. Birthday, stag, hen parties and team building days available. At Estrada da Praia, Santa Eulalia, Albufeira.