The Loulé Carnival is one of the biggest yearly events in the Algarve. It features music, costumes, dancing and colourful parades. It is the most famous carnival of Portugal. The centre of Loulé is complete shut off for the carnival.
If you come by car, it can be hard to find a spot nearby. If you want to avoid a long walk to the city centre, a good tip is to make sure you arrive early. Entrance will only cost a couple of euros. Come and enjoy the traditional experience of Portuguese carnival! The carnival is held in early February and lasts for a couple of days.