Tavira Island, Tavira

4.4
Must see · Island · Nature / Park
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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  • Been here a few times now and since charges started by the end of the road by the flats we now go from town ferry as can park for free in market 5 mins walk away and longer ferry ride our kids...  more »
  • This is the beach in Tavira region and islands with the biggest “structure” with several restaurants, camping park and beach services. Not all the resultantes are the best but there’s a lot of...  more »
  • Part of the charm of this place is having to travel by ferry or water taxi to get there, so it's worth planning a whole day there to make the most of it. Great facilities for beach sports, dining...  more »
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  • Great place can't wait to go back
  • A special place
  • Great place to visit.

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