Lagos is a fantastic town in the western Algarve that can certainly be enjoyed by all age groups. It is full of historical interest with it’s origins dating as far back as 2000 years BC when it was known as Lacobriga. Lagos has always had a seafaring connection, originally visited by Phoenicians and Carthaginians and then, during the 15th century, was the base for the ‘voyages of the Discoveries’ instigated by Henry the Navigator when trade between Africa and Portugal brought a great deal of wealth into the town.
Lagos is one of the most visited cities in the Algarve and Portugal, due to its variety of tourist-friendly beaches
Lagos is rightly regarded as one of the Algarve’s finest and most popular resort towns.
Lagos is situated on a stunning coastline of wide golden beaches, jagged cliffs and crystal clear waters. In the charming and historic city visitors will discover interesting historical monuments, fine cuisine and a lively nightlife. Lagos and south western Portugal makes for fantastic holiday destination and is suited for a range of tourist types; young couples, families or the more mature visitor.