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Amazing at low tide and sunset

Our GPS was amazing again and brought us to the Eastern edge of the beach where the "Three Sisters... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
New York City, New York
Excellent views from the Pestana hotel to this beach

A lovely beach to walk along and in between the three sisters sea pillars, especially when the tide... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Alvor, Portimao, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our GPS was amazing again and brought us to the Eastern edge of the beach where the "Three Sisters" rock formations create secluded beaches. It was spectacular at sunset as we wanted thru the formations at low tide. Spotted a great restaurant in the cliffs...More

Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 5 days ago

A lovely beach to walk along and in between the three sisters sea pillars, especially when the tide is out and you can also get to the ‘bar and restaurant in the rock’!

Thank maxnpaddy2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Right at the far eastern end of Alvor beach are the cove beaches of Tres Irmaos..spectacular scenery .White sand..beach coves with fabulous swimming..even in October..the Atlantic was surprisingly warm..a few beach bars are great for a lovely relaxing lunch..go and enjoy..truly beautiful.

Thank phil52webster
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant beach miles and miles of sand great to spend the day not polluted with shops great for the young and old . there is a lot of walking to get to it but take your time well worth it .

Thank Millarb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The sea was rough when there meaning no snorkeling but fab scenery. Bit more stony then the nearby beaches so if you have beach shoes be sure to bring them. We didnt and had a lovely time in the sea but were nervous of going...More

Thank Pamela120Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went looking for soft sand as many of the sand on the beaches are uncomfortable to walk on owing to high shell content or small stones just below surface. We arrived and parked in a local car park and walked down to the beach. The...More

Thank seandavey2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great clean sandy beach with caves to explore. The Atlantic here is very clean and is great for snorkelling. The water quality is excellent and there is an abundance of fish and sea life.

Thank James G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A long gorgeous beach stretching for miles. When the tide is out you can go between the rocks in caves hidden by the sea. Search for shells and crabs in the nooks and crannies or just swim. There are several beach cafés and eating places...More

Thank C A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a glorious beach with excellent facilities including life guards who care for all the holiday makers. Some of the best beach restaurants in the world along the edge that fab.

Thank selwob1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although not the easiest beach to visit depending on the tides, it is truly spectacular. The rock formations are stunning and the sea clear.

Thank Trail809401
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Response from Halifaxvoyager | Reviewed this property |
Hope you liked the beach. Missed your second question until now. We like right in front of Canico.
23 June 2017|
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Response from Maria B | Reviewed this property |
Gorgeous beach! My favorite! It is sandy and intimate beach. Beware to come early before the rising water.