Fishermen call it headlamp Carvoeiro, but this is called officially by Alfanzina Lighthouse. Built on the cliff that gave it its name – Alfanzina tip. This lighthouse was put into operation on 1 December 1920, maintaining today a strategic importance as an orientation point for those seeking shelter from Windward ports (Lagos and Portimão), or for sailors who in the opposite demand to East route.
Location: Alfanzina – Carvoeiro
Altitude: 63 m
37º05’12.53”N / 08º26’33.60”W
Open to the public every Wednesday from 14h to 17h.