Praia da Ilha do Farol-Mar (Praia do Farol)
Large sandy beach, located on the lighthouse island “Ilha do Farol” between Faro and Olhāo on the western edge of the Ilha da Culatra.
The popular beach is situated on the wester tip of the Ilha da Culatra, also called Ilha do Farol because of the huge lighthouse (port. farol). The island in front of Olhão can be accessed by ferry boat from the harbour of Olhão (all year) and from the quay near Porta Nova (Portas do Mar) during the summer season.
Algarve tidal table: Click Here
Coastline weather conditions: Click Here