Arraial Ferreira Neto Museum
The original name of a former fishing community (between 1943 and around 1970) and now incorporated within the Hotel Vila Galé Albacora...
Ilha de Tavira
The huge beach at Ilha de Tavira's eastern end, opposite Tavira, has water sports, a campground and cafe-restaurants. Reached by ferry...
Biblioteca Municipal Álvaro de Campos
Aspiring architects and anyone who appreciates modern design should pay a visit to Tavira’s municipal library, which was originally the...
A colourful, arty place with outdoor seating on the river bank, Pessoa's has a menu of snacks, tapas and drinks. In the cooler months...
One of the better choices on this restaurant-heavy riverside street, this cluttered, narrow eatery is hospitable and cosy. A Barquinha...
Quatro Águas information
You can walk 2km east along the river, past the fascinating, snowlike salt pans to Quatro Águas. The salt pans produce tip-top table salt and attract feeding birds in summer, including flamingos. As well as being the jumping-off point for Ilha de Tavira, the seaside hub of Quatro Águas has a couple of seafood restaurants. Buses run here in summer.