Visit the islands of Ria Formosa of Santa Luzia. We provide flexible hours and the speed of an aqua taxi.
Avoid queues and come to know the barrier islands.
- Cabanas island
- Tavira island
- Cabanas de Tavira
- Riverside walkway
- Good restaurants with fresh seafood
- Fishermen neighborhood
- Market and fish auction
- Terra Estreita beach
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Due to the need for disinfection between passengers boarding and disembarking, the interval between trips may be delayed. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Santa Luzia – fishermen’s village is known for the intense fishing of octopus and the various ways in which it cooked. You can try it in the various restaurants in the village, which also called the “capital of the octopus”. Santa Luzia village can be your departure point to:
A) Terra Estreita Beach – amazing beach with facilities, bars and water activities.
B) Tavira Island – voted one of the best beaches in Europe, the route from ria to the beach is surrounded by camping and several restaurants and bars. This is the only island with a camping park.
Desert Beach (on Cabanas Island) – located on the east side of Tavira bay, this beach is the getaway from crowds and one of the best beaches to relax or discover the Natural Park of Ria Formosa on a pleasant walk.
C) Tavira – the city is divided by the Gilão river, which is surrounded by shops and restaurants, and a historic center rich in archaeological marcs of the Phoenicians and Islamics, convents with brands of the periods Gothic and Manueline, Renaissance churches and Baroque chapels.
D) Cabanas Island – SW side, deserted beach.One of the eastern Algarve beaches most crowded due to its location, opposite to the village Cabanas de Tavira and easy access via ferry boats or water taxis.
E) Cabanas de Tavira – fishermen village with a rehabilitated waterfront with a new wooden walkway that goes through all the village marina, passing through numerous cafes, restaurants and craft shops.