• Barrier Islands

    30, Jun 2015 in Boat Trips
    With Formosamar get to know the islands of Faro. The Desert Island or Barreta is a paradise for those who like to be isolated, only has boat access. The islands of Farol and Culatra have small housing clusters of fishermen. These islands are extremely important because the bars between the islands allow the entry and exit of the sea allowing the tide is felt everywhere become the Ria Formosa in a place full of life and diverse ecosystems that deserve to be known for your stay in the Algarve.
  • Greater Flamingo

    16, Jun 2015 in Birdwatching
    It is one of the most emblematic occurring wild birds in Portugal, and can be observed in the Ria Formosa.
    The Greater Flamingo is a wading bird curved beak, which measures between 90 and 150 cm. Its plumage can be quite colorful in bright pink tones. They are animals that feed on algae and small crustaceans by filtration.
    Greater Flamingo are gregarious birds that live in large flocks along the wetlands. Some species can even inhabit extreme salinity zones.
    Come see them with Formosamar.
  • Algarve safe destination!

    15, Jun 2015 in Algarve
    As in other years the Algarve will have enhanced security during the summer. The PSP will receive over 294 agents, the GNR has a reinforcement of 214 effective permanently and the SEF 11. The purpose of this device is to 'ensure that those who visit the Algarve comfort and tranquillity. "For the President of the Tourism Region "security is a differentiating factor when choosing a destination and the Algarve remains a safe destination of excellence".
  • Awarded 2015 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence

    20, May 2015
    Formosamar was awarded 2015 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence.

    This is a true source of pride for the entire team at Formosamar and we’d like to thank all of our guests who took the time to complete a review on TripAdvisor.