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Montechoro Holidays

Montechoro is a suburb of Albufeira, in Portugal, located 2 miles east of old Albufeira town. Montechoro, the biggest and most active resort in Algarve, is the favourite holiday spot of families. The sandy beaches, great night life along with comfortable and large hotels beckon tourists. The Montechoro strip which extends about one and a half miles is good for an evening promenade. Montechoro and Albufeira have various activities in store suiting different type of vacationers.

Lively Montechoro

Montechoro is a modern and busy town crowded with shops, restaurants and bars. The old Albufeira town is more traditional with an open air market and fish restaurants. Visitors can enjoy the sea, water sports, day trips to various neighbouring vicinities, engage in sports and take kids to the Montechoro Park located nearby with plenty of activities for kids, restaurants and theme bars. In addition, a day trip to neighbouring towns of Montechoro is recommended. Night life in Montechoro is very active with large number of bars and restaurants offering plenty of entertainment to guests.

General Etiquette in Montechoro

In Montechoro, as anywhere in Portuguese, giving tip to waiters is a normal practice. A 10% of the bill can be given as tip in hotels and restaurants. The bellhops, maids and cab drivers also should be given tip for their services. Snapping fingers at waiters or shouting at them is considered very rude in Montechoro as the local people are very friendly and polite.

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