9 Reasons You Should NEVER Visit Lagos

Updated 4 March 2020 | by Alex Georgiades
9 Reasons You Should NEVER Visit Lagos

Whilst Lagos is said to be full of beautiful beaches, an alluring town atmosphere and a bustling nighlife scene, we can assure you otherwise. Don't be fooled by the brochures, here are 9 reasons you should never visit Lagos...



1. Lagos is considered one of the best spots in the Algarve, but why?

View of Lagos, Algarve


2. There are over eight beaches to choose from... not nearly enough!

Beach in Lagos


3. Some of which you can only reach by boat or kayak... how frustrating!

Beach in Lagos


4. You're likely to get lost in the winding streets of the Old Town...

Lagos Old Town centre
Photo by: Martin Charles Hatch


5. Which are full of weird, colourful scribbles on the walls...

Street art in Lagos
Photo by: Martin Charles Hatch


6. Oh, and if you're looking for a scenic getaway, look elsewhere...

Beach in Lagos


7. There's not much to see, especially in the ocean...

Dolphin watching in Lagos
Photo from: www.algarveholidayfun.com


8. And the nights can be pretty quiet... you might want to pack a book or two!

Party in Lagos


9. Seriously, just don't do it. 

Boats by the beach in Lagos


We hope you've taken our warnings seriously, but if you feel you just can't resist, we understand! You can see all our holiday villas in Lagos here!