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Tavira Best Beaches | Beach Guide

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  • Praia do Barril anchors

    Huge, quiet sandy beach located just west of Tavira. It's a bit of a walk to Praia do Barril from the town but fortunately there is a small train running from Pedras d’El Rei. Barril is a Blue Flag beach so there are plenty of facilities, including seasonal lifeguards. At the far end of the there is an official nudist beach.

    Blue Flag beach Naturist / Nudist beach Accessible beach
  • Cacela Velha view across Ria Formosa

    The beach of Cacela Velha is located at the eastern end of the Ria Formosa Natural Park and could be considered an extension of neighbouring...

    Naturist / Nudist beach
  • Praia de Manta Rota - Algarve

    Manta Rota is part of a long sweep of fine sand that arches from the frontier town of Vila Real de Santo António, on the Spanish border, to Praia de Cabanas in Tavira. The beach at Manta Rota sits on the edge of the...

    Vila Real de Santo António
  • Praia Verde - Algarve

    This lovely stretch of fine golden sand is located on a slightly quieter section of the Algarve coast between Tavira and the Spanish border (less than 2km away). That is not to say the beach isn't popular and has...

    Castro Marim
  • Praia de Monte Gordo

    Monte Gordo is the Algarve's closest resort to the Spanish border. As such it attracts a mix of Portuguese, Spanish and international visitors drawn by the expansive golden sand beaches and the casino.


    Vila Real de Santo António
    Blue Flag beach Accessible beach
  • Ilha da Armona

    The Ilha da Armona, on which the Praia is situated, is one of three islands off the coast around Faro that form part of the extensive Ria Formosa National Park, a small...

    Blue Flag beach Naturist / Nudist beach Accessible beach
  • Praia de Santo António - Algarve

    Named after the border town behind, the Praia de Santo António is the most easterly beach on the Algarve, or all of Portugal for that matter. To get to the beach you can take the pleasant 10 minute stroll along the...

    Vila Real de Santo António
    Blue Flag beach Accessible beach

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Tavira is one of the gems of the eastern Algarve. Straddling the River Gilão and the River Segua, its gentle charm and predominantly low-rise architecture set it aside from other resorts in the region. Sometimes...

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