A boating holiday in Amieira on Grande Lago, in the Alentejo region of Portugal is a wonderful cruising experience. With no licence needed, you can sail here 365 days a year - even renting a boat at Christmas or on New Year's Day! The climate is sunny almost all year long, the water is extremely clean and clear and the region is rich in culture, gastronomy and history. What other reasons do you need to visit? Get ready for an exceptional boating holiday!
Your boat trip on the Lago Alqueva begins in Amieira, a typical village in the Alentejo region.
Amieira Marina: Water activities - water skiing, sailing, canoeing
Alqueva: Alqueva Dam
Estrela: Parochial church
Castelo de Mourão: 13th Century castle and fortification, Parochial church, Chapels
Monsaraz: The four entry ports of Monsaraz, historic churches, The old town hall, Castelo de Monsaraz, the Plaza de Toros, Handicraft shops
Now you’ve discovered the very best of the great Lago Alqueva it’s time to head back to Amieira Marina, full of smiles and great memories!
Holiday reviews from Amieira Marina
FEELING LIKE THE SWISS FAMILY ROBINSON
We loved bathing in warm and clear water, sailing without locks, and being able moor alone on an island - as if we were the Swiss Family Robinson! The children were delighted with their boating holiday.
Françoise – a family holiday with 3 children.