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The seaside town of Portimao lies on the river Arade, Faro district, in the Algarve region of Portugal’s southern coast on the Atlantic Ocean.

A car for hire in Portimao is a great way to enjoy the highlights

Use the services like car for rent in Portimao on your arrival at the Faro Airport about 50 km from your holiday destination. If you booked your car before your arrival, you can be assured that it will be ready and waiting for you the moment you arrive at the airport. Portimao has not only a fantastic beach to offer but many highlights in the town itself. Spend some time touring along the coastline with its many towns and don’t forget to visit some places away from the seaside with their own unique attractions.

The city’s attractions

Rent a car in Portimao and get to the Praia da Rocha beach which lies just outside the city center. You will find all the amenities you are looking for to enjoy a great day on this beautiful beach with its golden sand and clear water. It is a very long and wide beach; therefore even in high season you will find your perfect spot, either in the party-area or a bit further away for a more quiet place. In the later afternoon drive to the old part of Portimao where you will find plenty of parking spaces. It is a great place for a stroll to see the beautiful buildings, churches and fine houses and shopaholics will have a great time. There are plenty of cafes, bars and restaurants for a rest before heading to the river side for a superb Portuguese dinner. Its nightlife is very attractive and the casino along the beachfront is not only a great place for a game but offers nightly shows.

Visit the surrounding area

Hire a car in Portimao and drive inland to the history rich town of Silves with its ancient castle, built by the Moors and relax on the beautiful riverfront of the Arade River. With the convenience of your comfortable rental, go for a day to the old seafaring town of Lagos which can look back as far as 2000 years BC. It has as well a fine zoo and a water park, fun for the whole family. You should not miss to get to Portugal’s most south-western point of Sagres with its terrific view and superb beaches. The famous English seafarer Sir Francis Drake destroyed the town but was in the late 1700 rebuilt. Don’t forget to walk through the beautiful old town of Albufeira before heading to Guia for a leisure walk through the Marine zoo.

You can have a successful tour with a car rental in Portimao service

You can do all this and more with your pre-booked car and enjoy all the amenities that comes along with it such as great mileage, insurance, GPS navigation and since you have booked it earlier online, it also means that you enjoy great discounts leaving you with a little more budget to enjoy a great holiday!

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21 October 2019

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