Alcantarilha is a small parish community in the municipality of Silves
. It has a few churches of significance, including a “Chapel of Bones (Capela dos Ossos) “. This church is made entirely from human skulls and thigh bones. In between this oddity, and the contrasting orange and fig groves, there are more traditional churches to visit. There are also many vacation homes in the area to choose from.
The temperatures in Alcantarilha are warm year round, making tourists flock to its stunning villas and central apartment rentals. The summer brings average temperatures of about 24 degrees Celsius. It is very rare to see a rainy day in the summer months, and the city gets about 13 hours of sunshine a day in July and August. Even in the winter, temperatures rarely drop below 10 degrees. The average temperature hovers around 13, although this is the wetter season.Vacation home rentals
allow you to leave home, without leaving behind home comforts. Those visiting the Algarve region
can enjoy the peace and quiet of the Alcantarilha countryside in their own vacation rentals. There are many cabins and cottages scattered around the religious monuments. Only 3km away, is Silves, a renowned golfing destination. There are apartment rentals in the town center, or villa rentals and condo rentals for those looking for more extravagant accommodations. In and around town there are plentiful golfing resorts, boat tours, water parks, and more religious sites
. The luxury villa rentals look down over some of the nicest golf courses in Portugal. For the shopper in your group, the condo rentals available are centrally located to the shops and restaurants in Silves. When you’re not enjoying your vacation rental, you will enjoy everything that Alcantarilha and the surrounding area has to offer.
Book your holiday lodging in the form of a vacation rental and enjoy a stress free trip. No scheduled buffets or continental breakfasts, just your own time and own schedule. No check in times, no check out times, just the same comforts and privacy you enjoy in your own home. Book your vacation rentals and accommodations now and discover the secrets of Portugal.