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5* Luxury Fitness Holiday Algarve
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5* Luxury Fitness Holiday Algarve

  • 5 Night Holiday
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Early Booking Offer - Save €50pp! Book now using code VP-Fitness50 before the offer ends on 14th February 2019!

Located on Portugal’s most southernmost tip, the Algarve offers the perfect backdrop for an active escape.

Staying in a 5 star resort enjoy an action packed programme of fitness activities with trainers from Fitness Bootcamp and still have ample time to relax and unwind. Sunset beach boot camps, swimming in the Atlantic Ocean, cliff hikes along the Algarve’s stunning coastline, sunrise fasted cardio sessions, waterfront workouts and cycling are just some of the activities that await you.  

As well as fun and challenging group workouts there will be outdoor talks and nutrition advice provided throughout your holiday to help you to continue your health & fitness journey when you return home. This holiday is suitable for all fitness levels, from beginners to more advanced. Whatever your fitness goals our handpicked, qualified trainers from Fitness Bootcamp are on hand 24/7 to ensure you get the most out of your experience.

If you are looking for something different and are up for an active, fun and educational beach break then look no further than our 5 night Algarve Fitness Holiday with Fitness Bootcamp.

 

 

 

Practical Information for this holiday

€50 offer Terms and Conditions:
  • Available for new bookings made online, in Travel store Arnotts Level 2 or by calling 01 637 1633 and quoting ‘VP-FITNESS50’ .
  • Offer is available from 04 February 2019 until 14 February 2019.
  • Offer is non-transferable, has no cash value and is subject to limited availability.
  • Only one offer code can be redeemed per person. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Booking terms and conditions are available at  www.tdactiveholidays.ie/about-us/terms-conditions/
Currency
Euro (€)     
Local Time
WET (Western European Time)
Passport
A valid passport is required for this holiday. EU citizens do not need a visa, however non-EU citizens should check requirements. 
Climate

The Algarve enjoys a temperate coastal climate, with mild and sunny spring and autumns with average temperatures between 18c and 24c. Summer months are typically sunny and warm with little rain and winter is mild with cool evenings.

Food & Drink
While in Portugal you can enjoy delicious food matched with beautiful local wines at incredibly reasonable prices. Try the local specialities Piri Piri chicken or 'Cataplana', and really fresh seafood, complemented by tasty, ripe vegetables and fruity olive oil. Vinho Verde is a refreshing, slightly sparkling white wine which is light in alcohol and a pefect match for grilled fish dishes.
Average Prices for Region
  • Coffee: €1.45
  • Beer: €2.50
  • Glass of wine: €3.00
  • Light lunch: €7.00
  • Soft Drink: €1.00
  • Bottled Water: €0.30
Packing List
  • Your valid passport
  • Sun cream
  • A continental plug adaptor
  • Suitable fitness wear for all group training sessions
  • A small backpack
  • A sun hat
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
Recommended Reading/Viewing

Breaking Tracks by Sally Hope Johnson

The Drifters by James A. Michener

Spice & the Devil’s Cave by Agnes Hewes

 

Holiday highlights

Fitness Bootcamp Trainers

 

Handpicked expert trainers from Fitness Bootcamp accompany all TD active Fitness Holidays. The trainers are on hand 24/7 to ensure you have an enjoyable and educational experience. As well as leading numerous fitness activities from sunset strength and conditioning beach boot camps, sunrise fasted cardio sessions, sea swims, cliff hikes, beach walks/jogs and cycling there will also be outdoor talks and nutrition advice throughout your holiday to help you to continue your health & fitness journey when you return home. 

 

The Algarve

 

Stretching across the southernmost tip of mainland Portugal, the Algarve is famous for its year round superb climate, fantastic beaches and dramatic landscapes. It offers the perfect backdrop for an active escape with so many activities on offer from rugged cliff hikes, beach walks, sea swims, kayaking, stand up paddling boarding and cycling.  

 

Practical Information for this holiday

€50 offer Terms and Conditions:
  • Available for new bookings made online, in Travel store Arnotts Level 2 or by calling 01 637 1633 and quoting ‘VP-FITNESS50’ .
  • Offer is available from 04 February 2019 until 14 February 2019.
  • Offer is non-transferable, has no cash value and is subject to limited availability.
  • Only one offer code can be redeemed per person. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Booking terms and conditions are available at  www.tdactiveholidays.ie/about-us/terms-conditions/
Currency
Euro (€)     
Local Time
WET (Western European Time)
Passport
A valid passport is required for this holiday. EU citizens do not need a visa, however non-EU citizens should check requirements. 
Climate

The Algarve enjoys a temperate coastal climate, with mild and sunny spring and autumns with average temperatures between 18c and 24c. Summer months are typically sunny and warm with little rain and winter is mild with cool evenings.

Food & Drink
While in Portugal you can enjoy delicious food matched with beautiful local wines at incredibly reasonable prices. Try the local specialities Piri Piri chicken or 'Cataplana', and really fresh seafood, complemented by tasty, ripe vegetables and fruity olive oil. Vinho Verde is a refreshing, slightly sparkling white wine which is light in alcohol and a pefect match for grilled fish dishes.
Average Prices for Region
  • Coffee: €1.45
  • Beer: €2.50
  • Glass of wine: €3.00
  • Light lunch: €7.00
  • Soft Drink: €1.00
  • Bottled Water: €0.30
Packing List
  • Your valid passport
  • Sun cream
  • A continental plug adaptor
  • Suitable fitness wear for all group training sessions
  • A small backpack
  • A sun hat
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera
Recommended Reading/Viewing

Breaking Tracks by Sally Hope Johnson

The Drifters by James A. Michener

Spice & the Devil’s Cave by Agnes Hewes

 

Trip Itinerary - Day by day

Day 1 - Depart for The Algarve

Morning

Depart for the Algarve

Depart Dublin on your morning flight to Faro Airport. Upon arrival in the afternoon, you will be met by our local representative before being transferred to your hotel in the Algarve. Your hotel is located next to Lagoa dos Salgados nature reserve, boasts views of the Atlantic Ocean and is just a 2 minute walk from Salgados beach.

Afternoon

Meet your Fitness Bootcamp trainers

This afternoon you will have a Meet & Greet with your Fitness Bootcamp trainers who will go through the timetable of activities for the days ahead. Afterwards you will have some time to settle in and get familiar with your resort which includes 3 outdoor pools, lush green palm trees, a 24 hour gym, nearby walking and running tracks, 4 restaurants and 5 bars. In the early evening you will have your first group training session at the beach with your trainers and fellow group members.

Overnight

Accommodation

5 star accommodation in the Algarve (5 nights)

Day 2 to Day 5 - Daily fitness workouts with your Fitness Bootcamp trainers

Morning

Morning group fitness activity

Each morning will begin with a group activity with your trainers. This could be a sunrise fasted cardio session along the beach or an early morning sea swim. After a healthy breakfast at your hotel there will be another group activity in the mid-morning such as a 10km hike along the breath taking Algarve cliffs & coastline, or an outdoor military style strength and conditioning class. Your Fitness Bootcamp trainers will also host regular outdoor talks and give nutrition advice throughout your holiday so you can maximise your breakfast, lunch and dinner choices while on holiday.

Afternnon

At leisure or optional fitness activities

Each afternoon will be free for you to spend as you wish. There is an abundance of beautiful scenery on your doorstep that you can explore independently, however, there is so much space to relax and chill out in between training and activities that you might like to stay at the hotel. During your downtime you can enjoy a leisurely lunch, chill out by the pool or sunbathe on the nearby beach. Or if you are keen for more activity during the afternoons the hotel offers access to a 24 hour gym as well as fitness classes such as Zumba, Pilates and Aqua Aerobics. Your Fitness Bootcamp trainers will also be on hand for a range of optional afternoon activities such as kayaking and stand up paddling.* *Fitness classes provided by the hotel are subject to change. Additional charges apply for optional activities which are bookable and payable locally.

Evening

Evening group fitness activity

There is no better way to end your day than with a fun and challenging group workout on a stunning sandy beach. Each evening there will be more group activities with your trainers such as a sunset water front work out or a 5km beach jog. The exact timetable of daily fitness activities and nutrition talks will be provided by TD active Holidays and Fitness Bootcamp 10 days before travel.

Day 6 - Morning group fitness activity & return home

Full day

Morning group fitness activity

You will have one final morning group activity with your Fitness Bootcamp trainers such as a sunrise cycle or an abs class by the beach before having the rest of the day at leisure to spend as you wish.

Late afternoon

Return home

In the late afternoon transfer from your hotel to Faro airport with guide assistance for your return flight home.

* Please note that the order of your excursions on the itinerary above is provisional and subject to change

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Hotel & accommodation available for this trip

VidaMar Resort Hotel Algarve 5

Next to Lagoa dos Salgados nature reserve, boasting views of the Atlantic and just a 2 minute walk from Salgados beach, VidaMar Resort Hotel Algarve is the ideal base for an active escape. Offering 3 outdoor salt water pools, lush green palm trees and a 24 hour gym, this hotel wi... read more read more read more

Next to Lagoa dos Salgados nature reserve, boasting views of the Atlantic and just a 2 minute walk from Salgados beach, VidaMar Resort Hotel Algarve is the ideal base for an active escape. Offering 3 outdoor salt water pools, lush green palm trees and a 24 hour gym, this hotel will give you a break from everything except your wellbeing. Uniquely located next to a protected area of natural beach dunes, there are many walking and running tracks within close proximity. The contemporary rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows and bathrooms are equipped with walk-in rain showers. Nourish your body after a day of activity with a meal from one of the hotel’s 4 restaurants which offer everything from seafood and shellfish to oriental and Italian cuisine as well as an international buffet.  The old town of Albufeira is located 9kms away and can be reached by taxi. The VidaMar Resort Hotel Algarve has a range of bars that offer a place to chill out both day and night, including a swim up Wet Bar, a Nespresso café and a Sunset bar.

Hotel address
VidaMar Resort Hotel Algarve
R. da Boca da Alagoa
8200-424 Guia
Portugal
Algarve
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* Some hotel facilities may be seasonally operated or under maintenance and therefore unavailable at the time of your stay. Charges may apply for certain facilities.

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