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Accomodation Quintas de Moledos :activities and sports: Aljezur, Algarve, Portugal

Activities and sports

For those that are not content to relax on the beach all day, every day…

There is a great range of activities for you to enjoy all within a short distance. If you wish to book any activities, please follow the web links below, if you have difficulty, speak to us and we will try to help.
All the companies below speak English and most also speak German.

(Yes, I know this page is HUGE but there is just so much to do here !! )


Enjoy some of the best surfing beaches in western Europe. 
Book lessons or just hire the equipment you need and paddle out! email ; 
Tel ; 00351-913533363 Contact; Peer

Body boarding

From beginners to extreme, boards and flippers can be hired to make the most of your day on the beach.Big surf body boarding lessons available, email ;
Tel 00351-9133363 Contact; Peer


Either a family cycle ride through the pine woods to the beach, or a guided run through the National Park, as extreme as you wish!, email;
Tel ; 00351-9135333, contact; Wiebke

Rock Climbing

For beginners to experienced climbers, guided climbs in stunning locations.
(The boy in the photo is our 12 year old son!!) email;
Tel; 00351-913533363 Contact; Wiebke


Club de Vela in Lagos, offer fantastic sailing days for children aged 8 and over. You  can book for a week or just an individual day. They sail in Optimists or Lazers, with safety boats and experienced instructors. My children love going, you can see them in the photo., email ;
Tel; 00351-282 762256 Contact; Carla

Horse Riding

Ride through the beautiful Costa Vincenta national park, from one hour to all day rides, you can include a picnic, a stop at a restaurant, or even hack for a few days to fully experience the stunning countryside. Lessons available. email ; Tel: (00351) 282991150 oder 964 371 304Contact; Gudrun 

Scuba Diving

Blue ocean divers have 15 years experience diving this coast. Wrecks, caves, underwater cliffs and tunnels, corals and beautiful marine life. Come and see! email;
Tel; 00351-964665667, Contact; Elmar

Sea Kayaking

Explore the stunning rock formations and grottos around Lagos. 3 hour guided paddle, with snorkling and a visit to a secret beach. Tel: Take the suncream!!
(+351) 964 665 667 email; Contact; Elmar


Buy a mask and snorkel from any local fishing/sports shop and enjoy this simple sport. The best beaches are on the south coast where the sea is calm and clear. Ask us for recomended beaches. If you want a guided excursion contact Blue Ocean divers on the above email address.


We are within a one hour drive of at least 20 courses, the nearest is at Lagos,
(25 mins) where there is a beautiful links course, challenging golf and incredible location. Palmares Golf, Tel; 00351-282 790 509  email:

Kite Surfing

Try out the fastest growing watersport, we are close to some fabulous kitesurfing beaches, to learn or free-style. For lessons or equipment hire. email;
Tel; 00351-960 460800 Contact; Daniel

Donkey trekking

River Kayaking

The Odeceixe River valley, and the Amoreira river valley , both a short drive from Moledos, offer the opportunity for lazy family kayaking 6 km to the sea. A relaxing picnic then paddle gently back. Bliss.  email ;
Tel; 00351-960 460800 Contact; Daniel


Guided walking in the national park 

Wonderful guided walks in the wild beauty of the Costa Vincenta National Park, through pine woods and along cliff top paths, with the waves crashing beneath you. email;
Tel ; 00351-925 545515 Contact; Ana Carla

Dolphin watching

Sara and Ricardo, both marine biologists, can provide a unique insight into the lives of dolphins and other marine life in their natural habitat. They combine scientific research  with eco-tourism to make your trip unforgettable. email;
Tel; 00351 916 832625 Contact; Ricardo or Sara

Water parks

There are 3 great water parks all within a one hour drive of Aljezur.
Check out the websites for more details. It is possible to book discount tickets
in Aljezur for Slide and Splash, ask us for details.
Slide and Splash. Lagoa email; Tel; 00351 282 340800
Aqua Land. Alcantarilha; check website Tel ; 00351 282 320230
Zoo Marine. Albufeira. email; Tel; 00351 289 560300


Rogil village has a great little fishing, tackle and bait shop. The nearby beach of Carriagem offers wonderful off coast fishing for recreational and serious fishermen.

Boat trips

 All Boat Trips in Lagos can provide a huge variety of trips, from a little day fishing boat to luxury yacht charters. An amazing way to see the beautiful Algarve coast. email;
Tel; 00351 282 798727

Rock pooling

The old fashioned favourite. Still amazing fun. Pick up a net and/or crabbing tackle and bait from Rogil Fishing Shop. Many astoundingly beautiful rockpools at low tide. Ask us for the best bits and tide times.


Massage and Ostiopthy

In Good Hands. After an exhausting day, soothe away the aches and pains with an expert treatment from Pedro. Fully qualified Ostiopath, Shiatsu and Massage practitioner. We can definately recommend his skill. Check out his website for a full list of treatments. Tel:+351 93 342 02 03; email:;

Wake Boarding

The wide bay at Lagos offers unparralled conditions for Wake Boarding, for the beginner or those with more experience, catch some big air... email;
Tel ; 00351 960 460800 Contact; Daniel


Wind Surfing

Just like for WakeBoarding, you can have a lot of fun in the wide bay at Lagos, steady winds and light swells, make the surfing fast and easy.For lesson or equipment hire. email; Tel; 00351 960 460800 Contact; Daniel