Galé is a quiet and peaceful area close to Albufeira and boasting some of the most impressive beaches of the Algarve.
Anyone who is looking for things to do in Galé should head down to the coast and the beaches of the local area where most of the things to do in Galé take place.
You have a great choice of beaches in Galé including the small Praia do Manuel Lourenço just to the east of Galé. Here you will find a quiet beach with some amazing outcrops of rock that you can admire from the sands or from the comfort of the restaurants in the area.
The main Galé beaches are Praia da Galé Oeste and Praia da Galé Leste – the west and east Galé beaches. Basically, this beach stretches all the way from Armação de Pêra in the west and continues along for miles up towards Albufeira. See how far you can walk along the beach or enjoy water sports, beach games, or simply lie back in the sunshine and enjoy the Algarve weather.
Golfers will be pleased to know that they don’t have to travel far to find things to do in Galé as Salgados golf course, complete with all the water challenges, is nearby while anyone looking for some nightlife can head into nearby Albufeira where you have a huge choice of late night bars, clubs and restaurants to suit all budgets and ages.
There are some great restaurants in Galé itself, with simple family eateries, traditional Algarvian restaurants and even the choice of the Michelin starred Vila Joya if you are looking for something truly memorable.