Welcome to the Portimão cruise port guide. Portimão is with 44.000 inhabitants the 2nd biggest city of the Algarve in Portugal. It is a city built in the 18th century, but already inhabited by many before that time. Here you will the old fishermen’s quarters, Portuguese 19th and 20th century architecture, the iron balconies, 15th century church, ceramics and tile work. The city itself is quite nice, but please know you are in the amazing Algarve. The Algarve is the southernmost region of mainland Portugal. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Europe and “Europe’s most famous secret” as they call it. Visit this port of call to enjoy white sandy beaches, scenic coastlines, historical villages and enjoy the good life.