Welcome to Monchique

 High above the coast, in cooler mountainous woodlands, the picturesque hamlet of Monchique makes a lovely base for exploring the surrounding area, with some excellent options for walking, historic sights and a backdrop of the forested mountains of Monchique and Caldeirão are all features of Portugal‘s western Algarve.

Caldas de Monchique
Caldas de Monchique

 Away from the busy centres, there are quiet roads and trails ideal for cycling and exploring the pretty landscapes.