Time of year
We were almost the only human beings visiting "Ilha Deserta". It was off-season and the boat left "Cais da Porta Nova" (also known as "Portas do Mar") with few passengers. We enjoyed long walks through its endless beaches, with soft sand and blue/green clear waters. Moments of…
This is a beautiful place. But please be aware that there is only on restaurant on the island. Oh, and the only way to get here is by boat.
I came here on a trip with Islands 4 You, a guided tour on a boat. It was low season, and there was a limited number of people on the island. I could imagine in the summer it is packed with people enjoying the sea, sand and sun. It has but 1 restaurant/bar on what can be…
A calm boat trip looking the birds , a almost desert beach, a different Algarve. And a beautiful restaurant with amazing food.
We were lucky enough to visit this island in January when it really is deserted. A simple wooden path takes you between views of the Atlantic and the Faro lagoon. Very few signs of life, just a few dog prints on the sand.