Golf in Portimão
Noteworthy are the following golf courses in Portimão.
Between Portimão and Monchique, one of the most beautiful valleys of the Algarve interior, is hidden the Field Morgado Golf, with a challenging course for both beginners and experienced players, looking to put to the test or improve their techniques and equipment. With a field of 18 holes and par 73, with a route reduced by generous width of the fairways. Therefore, a field surrounded by several species of trees typical of the region, which calls for the player to know a little of the Algarve, in a quiet and serene view through a perfect and unique for a memorable round landscape.
Near the ocean coast, the picturesque town of Alvor, was chosen by architect Sir Henry Cotton to design the Alto Golf, with the characteristics glorifying the golf course with gently undulating fairways and challenging greens and stimulating. All in a landscape bathed in the blue of the Atlantic sea and in front of the wonderful Serra de Monchique.
Although a short drive, this golf course is a real test for any golfer. Overlooking the Serra de Monchique, for lakes and farmland, this field provides a real sense of challenge and be there from urban concerns. A course designed by European Golf Design PAR 71 and 18 holes, has all the features necessary to meet the expectations of a more experienced and demanding golfer.
The Penina Resort offers three different golf courses, designed by Sir Henry Cotton, true havens for golfers, who can appreciate the arborist heritage in a completely renovated and reinvented space, which allowed the holding of five Portuguese Opens in Penina in just 10 years . With 18 holes and par 73, come with a golf course, two 9-hole courses, the Resort Course, outside the hotel, and the integrated Academy Course in the main field. The Penina Resort Course is well appreciated by both beginners and more demanding by practitioners of this sport.