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Lagoa is a municipality located in Faro District, in the Algarve Region. In Lagoa live approximately 23,835 inhabitants. The city was incorporated in 1773 and it's divided into six parishes. Lagoa is a great tourist destination popular for its attractions.
Top Attractions within Lagoa
Principal Church (Lagoa) is located right in the heart of Lagoa and it's dedicated to Our Lady of Light (Nossa Senhora da Luz). The church was damaged severely in an earthquake, but it was renovated and now it looks amazing. The most impressive are its columns and arches in the nave. As for its ornamentation, you will be impressed. The church also hosts a few sculptures and reliquaries.
The Parque Municipal das Fontes (the Municipal Park of the Springs) is a wonderful park located near Lagoa. The park was created in 1989 and is also an important ecosystem site, so it's a must see for those interested in nature. Visit this park and you will see a wide variety of wildflowers and trees. The site is also home to many culturally and historically items, some of them dating back to pre-historic times. The park is also used for recreational purposes, festivals, concerts and also for interaction with nature. It's the perfect place for having fun and relaxing along with your family and group of friends.
Praia da Angrinha (Angrinha Beach) is located near Lagoa. It's one of the largest beaches in the area and is also very clean. Here are also many rocky walls, covered with vegetation. This a perfect venue if you want to swim, sunbathe, enjoy various water sports, or you can just walk on the beach or take photos.
Restaurante Rei das Praias is a lovely restaurant based in Lagoa. The restaurant is located on the beach and the quality of the food is great. The staff is nice and helpful, so this restaurant is a must.