Time of year
It's running now (09/11/19) full pool almost, lush greenery. Path/route is sign posted now and the route has wood sidelines now to guide you.
Iv been here before but today 01/10/19 but was very disappointed the waterfall has dried up we went into the village and found the stream
I was quite excited to be going to the falls as I have swam in other falls around the world. Trickle of water over a cliff into a muddy pool. Not worth the trouble. Give this one a miss. Lots of other beautiful sights in the Algarve
The drive up to Alte is a nice one. Parking at the graveyard to find the beginning of the trail is a bit weird, but okay. According to the parking lot they expect a huge amount of visitors. The trail down to the waterfall is steep but good to do. While the 'disabled people and…
A small natural waterfall tucked away in the mountain area of Alte near Albufeira. It is very nice to swim in but the water is freezing cold. Out of site next to the waterfall is a green where you can pick-nick and enjoy the sun.
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