Region Monchique

Monchique stands out due to its environmental qualities and the freshness of its mountains, unlike the warm municipalities along the coast. Located in the Serra de Monchique Foia is the highest point of the Algarve from which there is a magnificent view of the surrounding landscape. Caldas de Monchique, with its Spas, sulpher springs and baths that were used since ancient times for medical treatments, is a perfect destination for fans of Thermal Tourism. To get to know Monchique, it is advisable to walk through the different areas, climb the steep streets of the town, and to enjoy its architectonic, historic and cultural heritage alongside the taste of traditional gastronomic products such as honey and medronho.