The Lagos Marina is a harbor full of speedboats and yachts. The marina, which is flanked by swaying palm trees spread across elegant wooden docks, has many lively bars and cafés. Relax with hot or cold drinks and snacks in a coffee shop and enjoy the picturesque views and serene atmosphere.
Embark on a boat trip to the caves and secluded beaches of the region. You can also take out a kayak from the marina and go on a guided tour. Stroll through the busy shopping strip in the marina to choose from the array of stores and restaurants. See the Replica of the Boa Esperança Caravel, which is a type of Portuguese ship. It is built from wood as a copy of a 15th-century vessel.
Travel here by private boat and dock your vessel in this sheltered marina. Chat with the friendly staff to learn about the amenities and regulations of the harbor, which has a large supermarket and public bathroom facilities.
Stroll along the piers after dinner and select your favorite from the lavish yachts. Apartments and condos at the back of the marina offer accommodations with excellent views of the water. Sip sangria from a terrace and watch the sunset transform the sky into a series of red strokes at night.
At the northern end of the marina is the Wax Museum of Discovery. Learn about the incredible voyages of Portuguese adventurers via these impressive wax displays. Watch the short film for a quick overview and browse the intriguing items for sale in the gift shop.
Find the Lagos Marina adjacent to the Lagos Railway Station on the eastern flank of the Bensafrim River. It is just across the water from the Central Bus Station. Visit nearby attractions, including São Sebastião Church, Constitution Garden and the Governor’s Castle.