A marks the location of the apartment at the Terracos de Tavira Complex. If the map above is not visible click on view larger map and the location of the apartment is marked on this google map by the red marker.
By Air-there are many airlines serving Faro airport including Aerlingus,Ryanair,Easyjet,Jet2,British Airways,BMI Baby, Lufthansa,Hapag Loyd,Virgin Express,Martinair and Transavia.
From Faro airport it is only 30km to Tavira Town-a journey which is primarily on the A22 motorway and takes about 20mins.There are plenty of car hire companies at the airport and if you book online before you travel you will probably get a better deal-see informational links.
By Taxi-from Faro airport you can take a taxi to the Terracos de Tavira Complex where the apartment is located and it will cost approx €40.You can also book this online before you go-see informational links for taxi companies.
By Train/Bus-from Faro airport you can take a bus into the centre of Faro and from there you can take either the train or bus to Tavira.The bus station in Tavira is only a 5min walk from the apartment,the train station would be a 15-20min walk.Look in informational links for the website which has up to date information on buses and trains serving the Algarve.It is an unofficial website but no less informative for that.
Tavira is only 20km from the border with Spain ,across the bridge spanning the river Guadiana ,so it is also possible to fly into Seville airport.It will take you an hour and a half to drive from Seville airport to Tavira and once again the journey is primarily on excellent motorway.
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You can easily walk from the apartment to the centre of Tavira town in about 8 minutes.As the complex is perched on a hill overlooking the river Gilao-there are a number of steps which take you down to the river level and from there it is a flat pleasant walk along the riverbank to the town.
There is a toy train which runs around the town and it is a good idea to take a trip as it is an easy way to get a handle on the town when you first arrive.
There is a bus station a 5 min walk from the apartment (you will pass it on the walk into town). You can take the bus to local towns as well as to Faro and Portimao.There is a bus timetable in our visitors folder.Buses also leave from here to go to Quatro Aguas where you can then take the small ferry out to the beach at Ila de Tavira.
There is also a train station in Tavira town with trains running to Faro every day-once again the timetable is in the visitors folder.
The Ferry also leaves the riverside near the centre of town to take daytrippers to the beach at Ila deTavira-the ferry goes all year round but obviously not as frequently during winter.There are also numerous water taxis that will take you over to the Ila de Tavira-they cost more than the ferry which is approx 1 euro return but give you the flexibility to come and go as you please.
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