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Town of Almancil

Almancil in the Eastern Algarve Portugal Almancil comes under the district of Loule with nearby Vale do Lobo and Quinta do Largo, Nicknamed the Golden Triangle, this is one of the most Expensive areas of the Algarve, yet the shame is whilst houses can sell for well into the millions. The town of Almancil seems to be forgotten from the tourist map. Many web sites mention the 18th century church, of Sao Lourenco,( saint Lawrence) which sits on the outskirts of the Town with the EN125 dual carriageway running along the side. The Church is on most postcards as it spectacular hand painted tile interior with a hand carved wooden gilded Alter. at the bottom of the hill in Sao Lourenco, there is a Antiques shop with many things of interest (English speaking ).The main town of Almancil is a long main street there are many good restaurants and plenty of interesting shops including antique and interior design shop that are located of the main street, even a English book shop. As you head out of Almancil along the back road towards Quarteira, the are some good shops which offer hand made tiles which the area is known for.

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