Vast stretches of white and golden sands, classical South Iberian and Moorish houses, and a wide range of traditional taverns make Tavira Island an idyllic way to experience the many colors of Portugal. Accessible by ferry or water taxi, the 11 km (6.8 mi) long island shelters exotic flora and curious birds, including the seasonal flamingo. You can walk for hours through its dunes and marshes. Stake out a place at one of the campsites, go swimming and soak in some sun, or have a stroll through the island's charming narrow streets. You can stop for a bite at a traditional restaurant. Make Tavira Island a centerpiece of your Tavira vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Tavira trip itinerary planning website .
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Oriental Algarve Tour - Tavira, Ria Formosa, Olhão, Faro and Ayamonte BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $66
Duration: 8 hours
Oriental Algarve Tour - Tavira, Ria Formosa, Olhão, Faro BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $66
Duration: 8 hours
Tavira Island Reviews
Il traghetto da "cais quatro aguas" fa ridere dura meno di dieci minuti...la spiaggia sull isola è fantastica...sconfinata,siamo stati a maggio faceva caldissimo, ovviamente era ventoso e il mare era ... more »The ferry from "Cais quatro Aguas" makes laughter lasts less than ten minutes... The beach on the island is great... Endless, we were in May was so hot, of course it was windy and the sea was rough however it was worth it.
Petite île accessible qu en bateau le ferry ne fonctionnant pas nous avons pris un bateau rapide partageant le montant du transport avec 2autres couples A la arrivée petite marché afin de arrivé a la ... more »Small island accessible only by boat the ferry not working we took a fast boat sharing the amount of transport with 2 other couples a small market arrival in order to arrive at the beach of fine sand and a beauty we took a huts and two ch because the Sun was strong the rate (€12) n being high the staff of the small bar is very friendly and the sandwiches hearty and inexpensive (5) given their size of the supervisors are there for safety on the beach a great time
Great place can't wait to go back
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