Monte Gordo is one of the best beach resorts in the Eastern Algarve. It was once just a small fishing village but is now a more modern and popular resort town with a wide variety of exciting things to do. As well as its luscious beach, there are places to relax, party and dine in this lively resort. It is suitable for travellers of all ages and backgrounds.
Low-cost holidays to Monte Gordo are really popular with us Brits and the region can be reached from most regional airports. The resort is located around a 45-minute drive away from Faro airport. Make sure you check the CheekyTrip comparison site for more top deals to the Algarve region of Portugal. Direct flights to Faro tend to be around 3 hours long, meaning you can catch a morning flight, get a quick transfer and be at your destination by the early afternoon!
Monte Gordo is at its busiest during the summer period - from Spring until Autumn - and this is when the town is buzzing with activity and people having a good time. Temperatures tend to reach the lower 30s on most days throughout the summer months. Prices are usually a little bit cheaper outside of these months from Autumn to Spring while temperatures drop to the mid-teens. This is perhaps the ideal time to visit if you plan on doing some hiking or other activities that may be too hot to do during the summer!
By far the main attraction to Monte Gordo is its expansive beach area. Sun loungers and umbrellas are available for hire, the soft sands stretch for miles in either direction and the calm waters are perfect for swimming and splashing around in. The town itself is also worth a wander around in with plenty of facilities to take advantage of including shops, boutiques and the like.
Because of its status as a modern beach resort, there is no shortage of fun and affordable places to stay in Monte Gordo. Cheap hotels, apartments and bed & breakfasts are the main choices, with many of them having great views over the sea. The same is true for restaurants, with the vibe in the town being a combination of relaxed and social with some livelier late-night bars and venues thrown in the mix too.
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