Lagos is the favourite destination for travellers, backpackers and students with its special relaxing atmosphere, famous beaches, good weather and entertaining activities (surf, windsurf, biking, deep sea fishing, boat trip to the grottoes, dolphins watching...).
Do not forget to visit the historic center.
- XIVth and XVIth century town walls,
- the first european slave market (Mercado dos Escravos XVth century) at Dom Henrique square,
- Santo António church (unsuspected baroque style and the museum),
Ponta da Bandeira fort (XVIIth century and azulejos-decorated chapel).