Tavira Beach is the best and most popular beach, which is linked by a regular and economical ferry service. The beach is located on the eastern edge of the Island of Tavira. It is a restinga island, which extends for 12km along the Ria Formosa Natural Park. Praia de Tavira is a long, sandy beach with clean, calm waters, suitable for families. On the island there are excellent tourist facilities including numerous cafes, restaurants and a popular campsite.