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The 7 Most Instagrammable Spots In The Algarve

When it comes to ‘gram-worthy places, there are endless Instagrammable Spots across the globe, but which ones are the best Instagram Algarve spots?

From urban skylines and tropical rainforest waterfalls to cotton-candy-hued cafés, we’ve rounded up the most photogenic places in every country in the world. The places where you’ll capture travel photos that you’ll want to share with everyone you know.

Visiting the Algarve?

These are the top seven spots you can’t afford to leave off your feed.

1.  Benagil Caves

If you follow literally any travel influencer on Instagram then chances are that you’ve seen this famous photo before. The Benagil Caves top our list as the most Instagrammable spots in Algarve, so go on and get your photo there too.

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2. Praia do Camilo

While this sandy beach is beautiful on its own, it’s the 200 wooden steps down to the cove that really makes this Instagram Algarve worthy.  It’s got super Bali-like vibes, but the beach and the steps are less crowded.

Most Instagrammable Spots in Algarve
Image: Book Algarve

3. Ponta da Piedade

A dramatic limestone coastline juts out along Portugal’s Algarve coast and it’s called Ponta da Piedade.  Spend some time scouting this location. If you’re able to get the perfect angle then you’ll snap an Insta shot of boats passing through the archways.

Image: Algarve Lifestyle

4. Faro

The historic Algarve town of Faro has roots dating back to the fourth century BC, and it shows. Make your way here for intriguing architecture and colourful photos.

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5. Old Town Lagos

Sure, coastal vibes are great, but you’ll find even more Instagram Algarve inspiration if you head in to explore Old Town Lagos.  Whitewashed houses like the paved Portuguese streets, which sounds very Insta-worthy to us.

Explore Old Town Lagos in Algarve for Instagram Photos
Image: The Carry-On Chronicles

6. Albufeira Palm Trees

Mix things up and change hues with this next photo. Swap the blue ocean waters for the rich green of the Albufeira palm trees. They’re perfect for an elegant engagement photoshoot or a laidback summer fashion backdrop.

7. Praia do Carvalho

One of Algarve’s hottest beaches is also one of its most secluded beaches. This means that you’ll be able to enjoy taking your Instagram photos in peace, at least compared to other top beaches in Europe.

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Big 7 Travel Team