Once a small fishing village but now Lagos is one of the Algarve’s most popular resort towns and can be enjoyed by all ages. It is located along the western Algarve in the Barlavento region. Lagos offers some of the best beaches along the Algarve, history, fine cuisine, a marina, plenty of shops and a vibrant nightlife. You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to beaches in Lagos. The most well-known being the golden sands of Meia Praia which stretch for 4km. Batata beach is across the road from the town centre. Dona Ana Beach is well worth a visit with its spectacular rock formations. Camilo is a lovely small and sheltered beach and the sandy bay of Porto de Mós Beach is also popular. All of the beaches offer snack bars and restaurants either on or above the beach. Water sports are available on both Meia Praia and Batata.