Monchique Resort & Spa is located at the highest altitude in the Algarve and is surrounded by mountainous woodlands for spectacular views . If you like hiking then this is a right spot for you with plenty of accessible trails directly from the resort. The town of Portimao is just a 15 min drive away with its cobbled street, history and culture. Nearest beach is Praia da Rocha just a 20 min drive away. Praia de Lagos and Prais de Alejzur are also accessible.
When to go
The Algarve is generally mild all year round. The hottest months are June to September.