Wednesday, 27 October 2010
Praia da Rocha - Algarve Travel Guide
Laze on 2km of golden beaches, improve your handicap, or swim with a dolphin. What will you do on holiday?
•Praia da Rocha is a top spot for sunshine family holidays in the Algarve. There is probably nowhere better for a beach holiday in Portugal. This quietish resort has the perfect balance of beautiful beaches, harbour side restaurants and friendly bars. If your idea of perfect summer holidays in Portugal is to unwind on uncrowded beaches, relax with a beer at sunset and then dine al fresco harbourside while enjoying fresh seafood and spicy Chicken Piri Piri; then Praia da Rocha has got your name on it. As one of our happy holidaymakers wrote to us on their return:” A totally relaxing holiday, the beaches were brilliant, the bars and restaurants are excellent and at very good and reasonable prices.” What more could you want?
•The Algarve is renowned for its wonderful weather with at least 300 sunny days per year.
•The beaches in Praia da Rocha. Surf's up in Praia da Rocha and Praia da Vau is beautiful according to our happy holidaymakers' holiday reviews. There is also a new decked promenade along Praia da Rocha which makes it easy to walk along the beach and get to the nightlife, cafes and bars.
•Praia da Rocha beach is 2km long.
•“Praia Da Vau beach was beautiful also Praia Da Rocha beach, so clean.” comments one of our sun worshippers. But please note, there are about 100 steps to the beach at Praia da Rocha. Possibly not ideal for those with buggies, small children or the frail.
•And our surfing dudes recommend: “Praia Da Rocha beach is an excellent surfing beach for all level of surfer.”
•Praia da Rocha is ideal for families, beach lovers and silver surfers looking for a relaxing holiday.
•Golf in Praia da Rocha: The Algarve has probably more golf courses per square foot than anywhere else in the world. From Praia da Rocha, the following golf courses can be reached easily. Alto, Palmares, Vale de Pinta, Salgados, Laguna, Quinta do Gramacho, Boavista, Morgado, Álmos, Parque da Floresta, Pinhal, Millennium,Vilamoura, Vila Sol and Penina. And most hotels, will be happy to help you book your golf sessions.
•When is the best time to visit ? May - October.
•Eating Out in Praia da Rocha: “Ate out every night and never had one bad or average meal, local food was outstanding.” writes one satisfied customer.
•The best restaurants in Praia da Rocha? There are excellent traditional fish restaurants in the area particularly by the local harbour. But the best restaurant in Praia da Rocha, according to our happy holidaymakers, is either the Atlantics or the Titanic.
•Excursions in Praia da Rocha: There is a good bus service to the surrounding towns and villages.
•The lovely harbour town of Portimao is not far away. Check our the arched fountains.
•Visit Albufeira old town.
•Swim with the dolphins in the Algarve: You can swim with the dolphins at Zoomarine in a 90 minute education and interaction programme of which at least 30 minutes are spent in the water with the dolphins.
•Family fun in the Algarve? Attractions in the Algarve include a Surf school, Zoomarine, Krazy World, the Big One, Slide and Splash, Zoo Lagos, World of Sand, Aqualand and the Aqua Show Park.
•We can offer great deals on car hire in Praia da Rocha so check us out when completing your holiday booking.
•Holidays to Praia da Rocha: We have an excellent choice of holidays in Praia da Rocha.
•Hotels in Praia da Rocha: We have an excellent choice of 3*, 4* and 5* hotels in Praia da Rocha including our customer favourite the Algarve Casino; all with our lowest prices guaranteed.
•Cheap Flights to Praia da Rocha: We have cheap flights to Faro with all your favourite airlines and operators. The flight takes just over 2 hours from UK airports. The flight takes just over 2 hours 30 minutes from UK airports.
•Car hire in Praia da Rocha: with all the nearby resorts and villages in the surrounding countryside, that car hire in the Algarve can be a good way to go, particularly if you are taking your own golf clubs! We can offer great deals on car hire in Praia da Rocha so check us out when completing your holiday booking.
•Transfers to your hotel in Praia da Rocha: We can book your transfers to your hotel in Praia da Rocha by either shuttle or private taxi. We can also book UK airport car parks online, plus travel insurance and currency exchange for your holiday
•Praia da Rocha Hotel Reviews: Written exclusively by genuine customers who have booked and stayed in the hotel.
Posted by john at 05:56