Beaches, bars, and top sights from Barril Beach to Ria Formosa Natural Park—discover it all in Santa Luzia.

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Beaches, Islands and Seafood

Top Hotels in Santa Luzia

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Pedras d'el Rei
3 out of 5
Pedras d'el Rei, Santa Luzia, Tavira
3.7/5Good! (169 reviews)

"Loved the location and it had a good restaurant and bar. The staff were friendly and very helpful. Unfortunately, the apartment looked very dated and it smelt like there was a problem with the drains."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2019

Pedras d'el Rei
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Beautiful Apartment With Great Terrassa Next to Laguna de Ria Formosa
Tavira
4.7/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
FANTASTIC LOCATION AND OUTSIDE SPACE.

"HAD A FANTASTIC TIME,WALKING OUT TO BARRIL BEACH !!!!. THIS PART OF THE WORLD IS SPECIAL. GREAT LOCAL RESTAURANTS,ALWAYS GREAT FOOD AND WINE."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2018

Beautiful Apartment With Great Terrassa Next to Laguna de Ria Formosa
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Apartment Studio With Garden for 2 in the Village of Santa Luzia
Tavira
4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Lovely modern, apartment in a great location

"We stayed 6 nights in this lovely, modern, comfortable apartment. It is quite spacious for a "studio" and has a completely modern and extremely well equipped kitchen, full bath, comfortable living area with sofa, coffee table and entertainment centre as well as a spacious, private garden. It is tastefully ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2018

Apartment Studio With Garden for 2 in the Village of Santa Luzia

Popular things to do in Santa Luzia

Tavira Castle
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Tavira Castle

Look out across the rooftops of historic Tavira from a tower in this ruined fortress, which has withstood royal sieges, pirate attacks and natural disasters.

Carmo Church
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Carmo Church

Behind the intricate details of the Baroque façade and the nave’s gilded woodwork and stained-glass windows lie the ghoulish skulls of the Bones Chapel.

Roman Bridge
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Roman Bridge

Despite its name, Tavira’s central footbridge wasn’t constructed during the Roman Empire, but it does sit where an ancient bridge once was.

Faro Island Beach
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Faro Island Beach

Rent kayaks and surfboards to ride the waves lapping this narrow stretch of sand, which serves as a wall between ocean and river.

Faro Old Town
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Faro Old Town

For centuries, Faro’s fortified walls have enclosed the city’s most intriguing treasures, from the cathedral’s chamber of bones to a castle converted into a brewery.

Ria Formosa Natural Park
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Ria Formosa Natural Park

Discover one of Portugal’s natural wonders by bike, boat, kayak or on foot and find barrier islands and snaking waterways that provide a haven for flora and fauna.

Top activities in Santa Luzia

Seville Full-Day Tour from the Algarve
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Seville Full-Day Tour from the Algarve

$48

Cross the Spanish border and discover Andalusia’s capital—Seville. Spend a day exploring one of the most elegant cities in Spain. From historic quarters and culturally rich districts to immaculate regal gardens and iconic landmarks, be amazed by the splendor of this province.

Zoomarine Park
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Zoomarine Park

$33

Explore sea life at one of Algarve's biggest attractions with a visit to Zoomarine Park. Meet fascinating sea creatures, see live dolphin shows, take a swim, or ride a mini-roller-coaster.

Aquashow WaterPark
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Aquashow WaterPark

$33

Prepare for a full day of wet-and-wild fun that the whole family can enjoy at Aquashow Park. This magnificent aquatic fun center transports you to a world where you can jump, slide, and splash to your heart's desire, with the added fun of bird and animal shows available.

Lisbon Sightseeing & Shopping Day Tour from the Algarve
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Lisbon Sightseeing & Shopping Day Tour from the Algarve

$51

Venture into the capital and experience city life for a day. Lisbon, the City of 7 Hills, overflows with charm, culture, and history. Explore the cobbled streets and bustling squares, see iconic landmarks, learn about the city’s heritage, and spend free time indulging in some retail therapy.

Best of West: Silves, Foia, Lagos & Sagres Day Tour
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Best of West: Silves, Foia, Lagos & Sagres Day Tour

$43

Discover the magic of the wild Algarve countryside. See the Castle of Silves, built between the 8th and 13th centuries, catch magnificent views from the highest point in the region at the top of Fóia, and marvel at the cliffs near the Ponta da Piedade lighthouse.

Best of the East: Faro,Olhão,Tavira & V.R.S.A Day Tour
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Best of the East: Faro,Olhão,Tavira & V.R.S.A Day Tour

$43

The East is still the picturesque side of the Algarve! Venture into charming villages, see ancient buildings that hold many historic stories and admire various architectural landmarks. Away from the typical developed tourist towns, this full-day tour takes you to Sotavento, or eastern Algarve.