Praia do Peneco Beach, Albufeira, Algarve

Visit this famous beach in Albufeira and have a walk on its promenade to the beautiful Xorino Grotto during your holidays in the Algarve, Portugal.

Praia do Peneco, Albufeira, Algarve
Praia do Peneco Beach 
© Celestino Manuel

Praia do Peneco Beach, well-known as well as Tunnel Beach is located in the centre of Albufeira, in Algarve, Portugal.

Its name comes from the great rock (penedo) located on its sandy area.

On its west side it is possible to find a nice promenade full of bars and restaurants from where you will enjoy of the views to the group of houses and the coastal line. This promenade finishes in Gruta do Xorino Cave, an Arab shelter during the Christian Reconquest of Albufeira during the 18th century.

The access to this beach is via a tunnel from the city centre.

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Praia do Peneco, Albufeira, Algarve

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Blue Flag, open-air parking, bar, restaurant, lifeguards, beach umbrella renting, showers, light-boat renting, and access for disabled users.

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