Loulé (Portuguese pronunciation: [loˈlɛ]) is a city and a municipality in Faro District in Portugal with a total area of 764.2 km² and a total population of 70,622 inhabitants. The municipality containbs two cities: Loulé and Quarteira.
The present Mayor is Vítor Aleixo, elected by the Socialist Party. The municipal holiday is Ascension Day.
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 9 civil parishes (freguesias):
Carnival of Loulé
Roundabout of the Gago Coutinho Square
Monument Duarte Pacheco
Antonio Aleixo statue
The church of Nossa Senhora da Piedade
Beach in Loulé
Procession of "Nossa Senhora da Piedade"
The church of Nossa Senhora da Piedade (Our Lady of Piety) stands in a prominent location on an hilltop to the west of the town