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Great place for views

We parked up in a car park and wandered down a couple of streets to this viewpoint which gives you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ann H
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York, United Kingdom
Stunning view.

Unless I’m mistaken this is really the only elevated viewing point with such a panoramic view of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sue L
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County Carlow, Ireland
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All reviews tourist train viewing point old town tuk tuk praia dos pescadores meeting point lovely view of the beach covered car park white washed buildings fisherman's beach the atlantic ocean the cliff beach area clean beach escalator stops pedestrianised
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We parked up in a car park and wandered down a couple of streets to this viewpoint which gives you stunning views . We were lucky enough to be there on a sunny clear day and the views of Albufeira old town and the beaches...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ann H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unless I’m mistaken this is really the only elevated viewing point with such a panoramic view of the bay & beyond. It is also the mini train stop. And the escalators are right there to take you down below without effort to the beach &...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sue L
Reviewed 12 November 2018

This viewpoint is above the old town in albuferia. Fantastic view of the beach and the old town. Great for getting photos.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Arlene w
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Tuesday 16th October and we visited Albufera and from the Town, at ground level, we took the 2 escalators up to this viewing point. Sadly the weather was not the best when we visited but we still got great views of Albufeira and it's 2...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David D
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

This are is lovely and clean, lovely view of the beach and loads of quirky shops and bars to explore nearby. Can see the Albufeira tourism done a great job to ensure this area is kept well maintained as there are escalators to take you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sukyi8
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This is a must. To stand at the top and see the beautiful coastline is amazing . No climbing either which is a plus as there are escalators

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sueval65
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Love standing and looking at this view before going down escalators into town. Lovely walk along cliff tops with a stop at the Terrazza del Mare restaurant for a beer (2 Euros for aPint)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank katefulla
Reviewed 21 September 2018

A great view of the old town from here. They were setting a stage up and we able to watch the dancers doing their practice routines.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank slabatts
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

At the top of an exterior escalator you can see for miles, get on the tour bus (hop on hop off) catch an Uber. It’s a great place to take photos and if you walk away from the escalator you can walk down the hill...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Donna S
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We come across this on our walk to Old town, the views are amazing, you sit there for a while and watch everything and when you are ready there are loads of bars and shops walking distance away.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank StellaLight
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