Fuseta Island: How to visit and what to see in this island near Olhão in Algarve

Fuseta is a small town just after Olhão, in the direction to Tavira.

Separating the Fuseta from the ocean is the Ria Formosa lagoon, which is not very extensive in this area, and a sand barrier. In this is located the beach of Fuseta Island.

Ilha da Fuseta
Fuseta Island

Ilha fuseta 5
Fuseta Island

Fuseta Island in past owned a small houses, but it was devastated by a thunderstorm in 2010. Currently Fuseta Island only has infrastructure to support the visitants. It has an extensive beach, the waters are not very cold, calm, translucent and excellent for children because it is a sea that does not sink. During low tide small lakes are formed that can delight the little ones.

Ilha fuseta 2

To get there you have to take the ferry from Fuseta, near the camping park and the trip takes no more than 5 minutes. The boats are constant and reinforced at the busiest times. You can see more in this link.

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Fuseta Island Map

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  • To find the best stays use Booking. It is one of the best websites for booking stays and always with some promotions on some destinations. The reliability and ease of booking and cancelling make it even the most popular. 
  • To compare prices for your Stays you can use the Hotels Combined or hotellook. These search engines show different prices from other websites for the same destination. There may possibly be a lower price for the same hotel on another website and these search engines will show it.
  • If you need to fly, search for flights on a price comparator. We recommend the jetradar or the Kiwi.
  • When you are preparing what to do at your destination, you will obviously search for activities to occupy you. Use this activity comparator in the scannertrip provided by Musement, or tiqets or the civitatis.
  • Transfers to and from the airport can be purchased via the website kiwitaxi. So you don’t need to get in touch with the different companies in your destination looking for the best price.
  • If you choose to rent a car, also use the price comparators. The autoeurope website compares prices from different rental companies.

Popular resorts near Fuseta Island

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