Visit the beautiful town of Tavira, known as the Venice of the Algarve. Located between the mountains and the sea, this city is a milestone in our history, having a rich and traditional architecture from different historical periods.
Divided by the River Gilão, the margins of Tavira town are lined with shops and restaurants. Its historic centre is full of Phonetician and Islamic archaeological remains, convents, Renaissance churches and Baroque chapels. The council of Tavira has in its total 37 historic churches, some of which you will visit on this tour.
Our tour will take us to the Municipal Market, the old Mercado da Ribeira, the beautiful Public Gardens, the old Roman Bridge, through the City Centre, to Tavira Castle and we’ll finish the tour at the Sta.Maria Church.