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A unique adventure awaits you at Algarave and the Liquid Mountains! This is the place where you can enjoy holidays, your way. It is the new definition of surf camp with comfortable, light rooms of different price categories and everything else to satisfy what you are wishing for. There are plenty of activities for all tastes onsite and close by. It doesn't matter if you're going as a group, a couple, a family, or it you're the lone wanderer; you are always welcome!
The "Liquid-Mountains Surf & Activity Lodge and Guesthouse" not only offers surf packages but also accommodations. With two houses to choose from you could either go for the quiet accommodation with garden, chill zone, and volleyball field for couples and families. If you are into partying and a more lively style; a mini ramp, bar, pool, music and more, then the guesthouse might be your spot.
"Liquid Mountains" is ideal for individualists, self-catering people and for those who like it cozy and calm. It is up to you if you go for a shared room or for more privacy a double room with your own bathroom. The lodge includes amenities like a cozy living room, television, Wi-Fi, books, games, music, and videos. It has its own chill-out garden, washing machine, volley ball field, and a mini-golf area.
The guesthouses' full program includes the mini ramp, pool, bar, kitchen and breakfast buffet, food events, fitness, massage, and much more. There is Wi-Fi in the whole house, internet television, surf movies and music in the living room, a chill-out garden, and the "Liquid Mountains Shop". Adhering to the principle that you should enjoy your holiday your own way, you have the option to use both houses. They are only five walking minutes away and of course you can use all facilities of the Liquid Mountains ground, independently of your booking choice.
The camp is located in a quiet town in the nature, close to the beaches Arrifana (six kilometers) and Monte Clerigo / Amoreira (five kilometers). The coastal trails are perfect for hikes, jogging, or horse riding. There are waves all year round: spring and autumn are great for intermediate surfers and waves during this time can also get big. During summer, the small swells are perfect for beginners. The winter season sees mostly bigger waves and is perfect for surf professionals and daredevils.
Arrifana is a sheltered beach and is good for learning with the occasional big swell. Monte Clerigo is a west facing beach break picks up lots of swells. Amoreira faces west-northwest and has a lagoon for stand-up paddling. River mouth develops good sand banks.
Yoga is perfect for your personal balance of body, mind, and soul. It is your ideal addition to your surf holiday because it not only centers you inside out but also prepares your body for the days activities. "Liquid Mountains" experienced yoga instructor will show you how to stretch your muscles, how to breathe the right way, and how to relax your body and soul with active and meditative exercises. Ultimately, you will get in touch with the ocean and nature.
The two closest airports are Faro Airport (FAO) at 108 kilometers and Lisbon Portela Airport (LIS) at 244 kilometers. The meeting point will be in Lagos, Aijezur. Transfer from and to Lagos and Aljezur is included in package price. Transfer from and to Faro Airport available on request.
The easiest option is to take the bus (approximately 1.50 EUR) or cab (approximately 9 EUR) from the airport in Faro in order to get to the train station. From there trains run hourly to Lagos (1 hour and 30 minutes at 6 EUR). Alternatively, you can take the bus directly to Lagos (approximately two hours at 5 EUR) and you will be picked up there.
From 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Contact Liquid Mountains if you need help in planning your trip and also inform them early enough if you need a transfer. They will come and pick you up from Lagos and Aljezur.
All instructors at Liquid Mountains are experienced professionals with international licenses.
Eat-all-you-can breakfast buffet and lunch box. In the evening, you have fabulous options for unique food events. Choose between the legendary sushi evening, the Portuguese dinner, veggie dishes, tapas, paella, spicy Wednesday or the three-course menu in praia (every Thursday) with life music in Arrifana or jam sessions at Boa Vida Social Club on Saturday - there is always something to discover. Participation is optional; decide daily if you want to take part or not.
For a little extra cost, horse riding and bicycle and scooter rental can be booked in order to explore the beautiful surroundings. Other activities include climbing, fishing, canoe paddling, diving, skydiving, skate bowl, and more. Liquid Mountains knows the companies and will help you organize and realize additional adventures for you.
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"I stayed here the week before Easter for a week of surf and yoga. I was traveling alone looking to relax and improve my surfing. I got this and more. Phillipp was the best surf instructor I ever had taking time to give everyone individual feedback on their surfing and how to improve it. His love of surfing really comes across in the lessons and is very motivating. Yoga was very relaxing and done over looking the beautiful lake. Rose the teacher gave modifications for each exercise which meant anyone of any level could enjoy the class whether a yoga expert or a complete beginner. The surrounding area itself was beautiful with plenty of places to go for a walk or drive around. The cliffs are definitely worth a view. I stayed in both the guesthouse and the surf lodge. Both were great, the lodge was super chilled though I could see myself coming back with a group and staying in the guesthouse for more of a party vibe. WiFi was great in both places. Phillipp couldn't do enough to help and any advice was only a question away. Thanks for a great stay. "
"I had the best holiday. Liquid mountains was exactly what I was after. I'm now a "pro" surfer (meaning I can actually catch a wave unassisted) and found a new love for yoga. All the coaches were fantastic and were above and beyond what I was expecting.The house I stayed in was huge, had excellent kitchen, nice big bedroom and bathroom. Liquid mountains would help in any way possible to ensure I had a great holiday. Highly recommend to anyone new to yoga and/or surfing or if you have experience."
"Overall I recommend this place to anyone and everyone, if your not sure about anything just send them an email. "
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