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Benagil is a small Portuguese village on the Atlantic coast in the municipality of Lagoa, Algarve, in Portugal. Up to the late 20th century, the village's economy was based on ocean fishing.


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1 - Praia da Marinha

Praia da Marinha is one of the most emblematic beaches of Portugal with Mediterranean climate, located on the Atlantic coast in Caramujeira, in Lagoa Municipality, Algarve, and considered by the Michelin Guide as one of the 10 most beautiful beaches in Europe and as one of the 100 most beautiful beaches in the world.

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2 - Praia da Rocha

   10 km away

Praia da Rocha is a beach and built up area on the Atlantic Ocean in the southern section of the concelho of Portimão, Algarve, southern Portugal.

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3 - Jet Boating in Albufeira

   14 km away

Jet Boating: Combine the thrill of boating in the caves and coastline in Albufeira, Algarve with dolphin watching on this safari excursion. Enjoy an enthusiastic ride that is packed with fun and speed. You can either pick Insonia Tour (2h) or&nb...

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4 - Carvoeiro

Carvoeiro, or more commonly Praia de Carvoeiro, is a town and a former civil parish in the municipality of Lagoa, Algarve, Portugal. In 2013, the parish merged into the new parish Lagoa e Carvoeiro. The population in 2011 was 2,721, in an area of 11.66 km². It is located about 5 kilometres south of Lagoa.

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5 - Marinha beach

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6 - Boat Tours in Albufeira

   14 km away

Enjoy a boat trip through the caves and along the coast of Albufeira, Algarve and admire the dolphin sightings on this tour. During the tour you will discover the majestic caves and rock formations of the Algarve coast in the south of Portugal. You w...

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7 - Praia do Carvalho

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8 - Praia dos Salgados

   7 km away
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9 - Kayaking in Algarve

Discover the caves of Benagil and Praia da Marinha in the Algarve by kayak! Looking for a beach destination for your vacation but tired of the same old destinations? What if we told you that one of the best beaches in the world is in Portugal? On the...

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10 - Benagil Caves

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11 - Portimão

   11 km away

Portimão is a town and a municipality in the district of Faro, in the Algarve region of southern Portugal. The population in 2011 was 55,614, in an area of 182.06 km². It was formerly known as Vila Nova de Portimão. In 1924, it was incorporated as a cidade and became known merely as Portimão.

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12 - Skydiving in Portimão

   15 km away

Discover skydiving with this tandem skidiving jump from 4200 meters in Portimao, Algarve. Come fly to the most gorgeous place in southern Portugal! Board the plane and take off at the Aerodrome Municipal de Portimao, Alvor, just a few minutes from th...

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13 - Silves Cathedral

   12 km away

The Silves Cathedral is a former cathedral in the city of Silves, in the Algarve region of southern Portugal. A mosque, built during the Moorish rule of the Iberian Peninsula, was originally located in its current place, and was later mostly restructured and converted into a Catholic cathedral after the Reconquista.

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14 - São Rafael Beach

   13 km away

Praia de São Rafael is a beach on the Atlantic south coast of the Algarve, close to the village resort of Sesmarias which is within the Municipality of Albufeira, Portugal.

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15 - Tours & Sightseeing | Benagil Cave

Gear up for an adventure from Faro to the Benagil Cave and beyond. This tour is an exploration filled with discovery and scenic landscapes along the Algarve coast. Start your journey in Faro, where a knowledgeable local guide will lead you on an exciting coastal expedition. Experience a variety of highlights during this adventure. Begin by exploring Algar Seco, scenic coastal trails, and the intriguing Boneca Cave. Admire the lovely view of the impressive Benagil Cave, followed by an opportunity to witness the beautiful cliffs and clear waters of Marinha Beach. Furthermore, there are excursions to secret caves and grottos, accessible only to those seeking a more daring adventure.

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16 - Praia dos Pescadores

   16 km away

Praia dos Pescadores or the Fishermans Beach is a blue flag beach on the Atlantic south coast of the Algarve, in the district of Bairro dos Pescadores, Albufeira which is within the Municipality of Albufeira, Portugal.

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17 - Albufeira

   16 km away

Albufeira is a city, seat and municipality in the district of Faro, in the southernmost Portuguese region of the Algarve. The municipality population in 2011 was 40,828, in an area of 140.66 square kilometres.

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18 - Pescadores Beach

   16 km away
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19 - Lagos

   22 km away

Lagos is a municipality at the mouth of Bensafrim River and along the Atlantic Ocean, in the Barlavento region of the Algarve, in southern Portugal. The population in 2011 was 31,049, in an area of 212.99 km². The main town of Lagos has a population of approximately 22,000.

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20 - Praia Dona Ana

   22 km away
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21 - Praia da Batata

   22 km away
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22 - Vilamoura

   27 km away

Vilamoura is an unincorporated area in Algarve, on the southern coast of Portugal. It is one of the three corners of Algarve's Golden Triangle.

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Benagil is a small village located in the municipality of Lagoa, in the Algarve region of Portugal. It is situated on the Atlantic coast, approximately midway between the towns of Carvoeiro and Armacao de Pera. The village is known for its beautiful beaches, caves and natural rock formations.

1. Visit during the off-season to avoid the crowds. Benagil is a popular summer destination, so plan your trip for spring or fall to enjoy more peace and quiet.

2. Stay in one of the many vacation rentals in the area. This will give you more space and privacy than staying in a hotel.

3. Rent a car to explore the area. There is much to see and do in and around Benagil, and having your own car will make it easier to get around.

4. Spend some time at the beach. Benagil is famous for its beautiful beaches, so make sure to take some time to relax and enjoy them.

5. Visit the nearby town of Lagoa. This charming town is just a short drive from Benagil and is worth a visit.


Some of the best travel experiences in Benagil, Portugal may include exploring the picturesque coastline, visiting the historic town centre, or enjoying the local cuisine.













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