Ilha Do Farol
181 locals recommend,
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One of the islands you can go by ferry boat from Faro downtown. Its a peculiar island with a very nice beach and a good restaurant and bar.
Ria Formosa Island. A bit packed with people in Summertime, but a must see. Please allow a full day.
BEACH - ILHA DO FAROL (FARO) 37º06`03,19``N 7º49`48,32``W To get to ilha do farol take the ferry boat that runs regularly from Faro. Ticket 5€ (two way ticket)
This is a desert island, with only a restaurant. It almost feels you own your private beach. Boat access from Faro