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“nice square”(3 reviews)
“open area”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Tavira 8800-316, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tavira is a lovely town with a fascinating history and charming streets and buildings along the tidal creek that comprises the Gilão river. It has delightful cafes and restaurants, and has an air of peace and authenticity about it. My brother and I have been...More

5  Thank ColinStJohn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tavira is a beautiful ancient city that has kept all the traces of past civilizations like the Islamic or Roman occupation. The narrow streets hide beautiful architectural jewels including the 20 churches of the city.

Thank Jean-Claude A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Principal square of Tavira just between the bridge and the old town. Often place for concerts and shows.

Thank CPJD00
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful square with lots of cafes and water feature. There was a stage set up which must be used for concerts in the evening. Well worth a visit for the atmosphere and the fantastic old architecture.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Just opposite this beautiful building is the tourist office. Lovely little bars and restaurants here too.

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 27 May 2018

It was a weekday in April and we had a terrible time finding a place to park. But once we did, we enjoyed the views of the bridge, a nice café and a great gelato stand by the river that had a sugar-free option. After...More

Thank ShelleyG33
Reviewed 20 May 2018

lovely square in which to sit and watch the locals or the tourists. plenty of cafes and seats around the square. just enjoy.

Thank kenny10564
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful square beside the river. The bridge was amazing with the seating areas along it. There were a few musicians playing on the bridge as we crossed over to the lovely little streets on the other side.

Thank lizzie4916
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

A very pleasant place to rest a while with a gelato and watch people passing by! Could also go into one of the many cafes.

Thank WTisSearching
Reviewed 4 April 2018

So nice to sit with a coffee or a glass of wine in the sun and enjoy the ambiance and watch the world go by. A brilliant location to view the seasonal parades and festivals especially on New Year’s Eve with the live bands and...More

Thank Cake_Maker67
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