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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average24%
  • Poor0%
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Dec 4, 2018
“Stunning upmarket riverside town”
Jun 3, 2018
“Nobody ?”
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Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

A truly beautiful small whitewashed town. Stunning architecture designed by the same architect that planned Lisbon. Lovely marina leading up to well laid out streets and squares.Cross river passenger ferry to Spain departs from here.Very inexpensive.Dont forget that the time in Spain is one hour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Clinton89
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We just visit on afternoon and looks like nobody on the streets , strange dark place. Looks like after 9 a clock on evening nobody on the streets around...

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Munteanu E
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Very nice light house to visit. We did book our transfers from faro with faroairporttransfersalgarve.com

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank karlmathew
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Amazing small village. Spend a day only in there but really enjoyed every minute. Beautiful square with lots of shops around

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank linakund
Reviewed December 19, 2016

A trip to the Farol light house is well worth it. You can either climb the stairs or get the lift up to the viewing platform and when you get there the views are stunning. Only opens one afternoon a week but well worth the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Karen O
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Been privileged to visit this light hose. From the top the view is amazing and it was very interesting to see how it works . Kids would love it.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Cres
Reviewed July 2, 2016

The lighthouse, the museum and the view from the top of the torcer are something not to misse when visiting Vila Real de Santo António .

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Fernando C
Reviewed June 7, 2016

The holiday from Gatwick to Monte Gordo and return was wonderful. Flight by Easy-jet very good (love the new baggage check in)..New Director at the hotel Carlos Viegas.A really nice fellow. Accommodation was as always good and all the staff as willing and friendly as...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank jwalker772016
Reviewed October 24, 2015

Unfortunately This attraction was closed the day we went to visit, the lighthouse is only open on a Wednesday

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank AllyOgg
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