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Ilha Deserta

Santa Cruz, Faro 8005-554, Portugal
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USD 12.46*
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Ilha Deserta by Ferry from Ria Formosa
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USD 37.39*
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Ilha Deserta - Guided Nature Tour - Ria Formosa
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FLEXIBILITY Flexibility is our main objective, in which saying "no" is virtually unacceptable unless we are offering exciting alternatives. This allows our clients to feel comfortable communicating any ideas during the coordinating process. Situations constantly change and new opportunities arise, making a sense of adaptability a necessary character trait in our corporate culture. That means that we are accustomed to thinking on our feet, so to speak, to offer our clients nothing but the finest and most personalized charter experience. CREATIVITY Creativity is our main goal. Each event on our boat requires creative thinking in the planning process to customize each event to the client's tastes. Animaris can help maximize your visibility during area signature events. Our company must be creative to succeed and be willing to help stimulate new and fresh ideas. Our target is woven through our entire company for your complete satisfaction, and it is our dedication to that goal that drives us to "Make It Happen" for each and every customer. We truly want all of our events and charters to become cherished memories for the entire group. Support is given through an organized team Animaris is committed to providing the total quality travel experience to all our customers. We endeavor to create a product that would make us truly proud and our customers satisfied. Our aim is to accord our customers an experience which they would remember us by, through a consistent effort to enhance our service delivery and regular trainings of our employees. We constantly try to improve our current systems and policies with our customers in mind. Our commitment to deliver the service expected of us and which our customers rightfully deserve is a primary and foremost goal.
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“boat trip” (39 reviews)
“desert island” (28 reviews)
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Santa Cruz, Faro 8005-554, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiny island strip of sand, more like a huge sand dune, great for sunbathing, swimming (inland side) and birdlife. You need a boat to get there.

1  Thank JackoMiddlesbrough
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery, the beach stretches out for miles. In December there was no tourists, only few from our boat, very peaceful and relaxing.

1  Thank Anna W
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

A short boatride takes you here, half the island, which is just sand and small bushes you can walk on a wooden trail. It is a nice walk on a day which is not too hot. When u get to the other side you can...More

1  Thank Kataeng
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

A few birds, an easy walk, and beautiful scenery. Perfect if you want to be alone in the beach. Sunset was gorgeous. Waves and shells and sand was exactly what I needed for a quick relaxing get away. Take the 10 Euro Return ferry instead...More

3  Thank Joseph Z
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful. Simply amazing this place. Good for those who don't want to be in a crowded area. With a restaurant in the beach you can be here all day.

1  Thank Rui P
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I love love love this place. It is peaceful, quiet and picturesque. I recommend you get ready to visit this place in the morning and pack some water& food with you. Walk along this island, and sunbath whenever you are tired.

1  Thank abravocado
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this beautiful place many times. For a real island feel with amazing tranquility, and such a short distance from mainland Algarve

Thank lionmusicman
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Great ferry service out to the island. We swam and sunbathed and relaxed. We took our picnic lunch too. Lovely day

Thank dickiebird2014
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Nice boat with a friendly staff and a great beach! Just nature, sun and sea. Stayed for 5 hours. Very remote.

Thank kevinandneidi
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Take a trip out to these three islands off the coast from Faro and see the local wildlife. Unfortunately, the local authorities need to do something about the rubbish which drifts ashore on the tides.

Thank Jonathan M
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karen e
17 September 2017|
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Yes I would.
16 January 2017|
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Response from BrunoLimaAnimaris | Property representative |
Hello Miss Beams The departure times for the ferry is 10h00, every day. You can access the online tickets and departure times to the following link: go.deserta.pt Best Regards, Bruno Lima Marketing Dep. Animaris Ilha... More
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30 April 2015|
Response from JFPalma |
Hi pgraham44...the tickets can be bought just outside the old town by the pier where the small boats leave from! Hope this reply was any use to you...the place is amazing and really worth a visit!