Ilha Deserta

A lifetime experience

A Desert Island
The Perfect Getaway

Ilha Deserta, also known as Barreta, is the only uninhabited island of Ria Formosa.
Visit us and discover a unique Paradise.

#1 Thing to do in Faro

Jamanta Tour - Olhão

The Ultimate Ria Formosa Boat Tour

Guided Nature Tour with Drinks on Board & Chillout Music

Departing from Olhão, Cruise through the Ria Formosa channels for 2 hours, while enjoying the magnificent panoramic view aboard this modern Catamaran.

Get to know the islands of the Natural Park: Culatra, Farol and Deserta. Discover fishing communities, oyster farms and watch the birds that visit the saltmarsh.

Now Available!

Estaminé Restaurant

One Restaurant, One Island

Authentic Flavours of Ria Formosa

Surrounded by the tranquility of the island, Estaminé Restaurant offers an authentic gastronomy experience, a quality service and spectacular panoramic views.

Walking Nature Tour

Rota das Dunas

Discover our Walking Nature Tour, with a professional guide, along Ilha Deserta’s boardwalk, with destination to Cape Saint Mary.

What Our Clients Say

If you enjoyed your experience at Ilha Deserta, please write your review on Tripadvisor, The Fork, Google or Facebook.

Testimonial

Urferboy - Ilha Deserta / Tripadvisor

“Local mágico - Excelente. A visitar com tempo. Um dia inteiro é o ideal. Natureza em estado puro! Areal a perder vista e água cristalina. O melhor do Algarve, sem dúvida!”

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José R. - Estaminé / The Fork

“Um restaurante localizado num cenário de sonho com serviço e culinária exemplares. Não nos esquecemos e voltamos sempre que visitamos o Algarve.”

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Hellojustjoe - Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours / Tripadvisor

“Experiência incrível - Deixámo-nos levar pela experiência e realmente amámos. Certamente que iríamos repetir e recomendamos a todas as pessoas que estejam em Faro.”

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