Alcoutim Castle (Castelo de Alcoutim) in Alcoutim is a 14th century castle which has spectacular views down over the river and a small archaeological museum (Núcleo Museológico de Arqueologia) at the main gates, which outlines the history of the castle including the battles that were fought at its walls.
Located close to Alcoutim, in inland Algarve, Pego Fundo River Beach is a very pleasant space, surrounded by lush vegetation. This bathing area, fed by Ribeira de Cadavais, has calm waters and full amenities that include a garden, a volleyball field and facilities for people with reduced mobility to fully enjoy the beach and the coolness of the water.
Experience crossing over the River Guadiana from Spain to Portugal on the first cross-border zip line in the world. Along the 720 metres joining the two countries users cross over the river at speeds between 70 and 80 kilometres per hour, literally flying through time and gaining one hour because of the time zone change between both countries.