Bellow there is a list of the best things to do during your Ilha Deserta Boat Trip Ria Formosa Birdwatching Every year more than 30,000 birds use Ria Formosa during migration and in winter, making this one of the three most important wetlands in Portugal.  Several species have European interests because of their important breeding…

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Ilha Deserta Island Shuttle Speedboat

Planning to visit Ilha Deserta while on vacation in Faro? Ilha Deserta is one of the 5 barrier islands in Ria Formosa Nature Park. The question that is often asked is whether the island is called Barreta or Deserta. Barreta is the island’s geographical name. Deserta means desert or deserted, appearing as a nickname among…

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