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East Algarve Day Trip Including Almancil, Faro, Olhao and Tavira
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Travellers talk about
“ferry ride” (38 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (73 reviews)
“sunshine bar” (13 reviews)
LOCATION
Tavira, Portugal
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"ferry ride"
in 38 reviews
"beautiful beach"
in 73 reviews
"sunshine bar"
in 13 reviews
"bars and restaurants"
in 41 reviews
"short ferry"
in 15 reviews
"euros return"
in 27 reviews
"every hour"
in 18 reviews
"water sports"
in 10 reviews
"out of season"
in 17 reviews
"plenty of space"
in 19 reviews
"an umbrella"
in 23 reviews
"takes about minutes"
in 12 reviews
"water taxi"
in 25 reviews
"long beach"
in 16 reviews
"sun loungers"
in 19 reviews
"life guards"
in 11 reviews
"soft sand"
in 10 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday

Ferry boat from Tavira to the island is 2 euros return each (cheaper than buying single fare 1.50 euros each way). The beds and brolly at 15 euros payable at the hotel, and we upgraded to front row for an extra 5 euros. This gave...More

Thank Barnyard166
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Reviewed 4 days ago

For me, the best part about this beach was the ferry ride from Tavira! The beach itself is long and sandy on the atlantic side, with a wide selection of eateries, and all necessary comforts as well as life guards and the possibility of a...More

1  Thank FJW12
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Tavira Island is accessed by a short ferry ride costing just a couple of euros each. The Ferry chugs down the river past the salt flats where you may spot a Flamingo or two to the Island. The beach is lovely lots of space on...More

Thank Ian L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can i say, Fantastic beach with plenty of restaurants to feast on, you have to catch a boat to reach it but it's enjoyable boat trip to reach it

Thank Stephen B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having just returned after a four night stay my heart is longing to return I am sure I left a little bit there. Tavira is so unspoilt ,so much so I dont want to tell anyone... but we have to. If you can remember going...More

2  Thank Mackonemanchester
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute gem of a place if you like original not touristy in your face destinations Laid back authentic , we hired bikes from albio bikes in centre of town 8 euros for the day and cycled 40 minutes to Barril Beach which was gorgeous Also...More

Thank Heascerjs
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The island was very beautiful the beach reninded me of cape Verde. Please do not visit Restaurante Sal. It's a pity that there is a small number of portugees people that let you down.

Thank Bernie B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice beach, also enough catering facilities in the island, ferry schedule is intense, in general good place to rest on the beach, loved it.

Thank Donatas D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great afternoon spent here, plenty of space to sit on your own. Could walk the beaches forever. Paid shuttle boat back and forth

Thank michellebX1106WK
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Large sandy beach, lifeguard in an area. Sunloungers and parasol to rent. Bars and restaurants. Catch the ferry from the river €2 return per person takes about 10/15 minutes.

Thank bathbabyBath
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TrudyBucks
13 June 2018|
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Response from dave h | Reviewed this property |
No not when I've been. I have visited numerous times of the year and always have to pay. Hope this helps.
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mowgli10
28 May 2018|
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Response from ldimage1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you catch the ferry from either Tavira or Quattro Aguas, which is a few KM south, 5 minutes by car. The ferrys aren't are about €1.80 return from Quattro. You may need help getting on and off depending how mobile you... More
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