Algarve Region

"Algarve. Wherever you look, the colours of the mountains and sea are always with you, creating the impression of a water-colour dotted with highlights of gold, green and blue.
The region is an extensive and pleasant one, with a Mediterranean climate, marked by the smell of the sea at low tide and the scent of wild flowers."

For more information visit: www.visitalgarve.pt



Headquarter Praça da Liberdade 2
Faro 8000-164 Portugal
telephone +351 289 895200


Paulo Bota
Comissão de Coordenação e Desenvolvimento Regional do Algarve
Commission for Regional Coordination and Development of Algarve
Praça da Liberdade 2
Faro Portugal
+351 289 895 270


3rd International Conference on Tourism and History


The 3rd International Conference on Tourism and History - IIIT&H 2019 - will be organised in Faro (Portugal) and Caxias do Sul (Brazil), on the 28th and 29th of M arch 2019.

Mr José Luis Maestro from the Galicia Region has been invited as leader of the NECSTouR Working Group on Cultural Tourism to present the Barcelona Declaration "Better Places to Live, Better Places to Visit".

NECSTouR Regional Conference 2011


"Destination Management"

30th June - 1st July 2011, Faro (PT)

NECSTouR 2011 Regional Conference has been hosted and organised by the Portuguese Region Algarve. During this high standard cycle of Conferences, the speakers have addressed the issue of the Competitiveness and Sustainability of Tourism destinations through different management perspectives: