Things to see and do - Vila Real de Santo António
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Vila Real de Santo António :
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This border town, founded in 1774 by the marquis of Pombal, to rival the Andalusian town of Guadiana, was built in 5 months. It has become one of the largest fishing ports in the Algarve and a important fish-canning centre. Here they also build pleasure boats for export. Since 1992, it has been possible to reach Spain by bridge or by ferry.
Tourist attractions Vila Real de Santo António : Things to see and do
Av. da República
In the attractive gardens alongside the river, you can see the white town of Ayamonte.
Praça do Marquès de Pombal
This is the main square of the Pombalin district. It is surrounded by orange trees, and its black and white paving stones radiate around an obelisk. The surrounding pedestrianised streets are flanked by cotton shops where many Spanish people come to ..
Beyond the pleasant pine groves you will find this modern seaside resort with a huge sandy beach.
Hotels Vila Real de Santo António
Golf Norte, s/n, Campo de Golf Isla Canela E - 21409 Isla Canela
Just 5 minutes’ drive from Isla Canela and 2 km from the beach, Hotel Isla Canela Golf features a golf course and an outdoor swimming pool. It has traditional Andalusian design with a striking colourful façade and rooms with balconies. Each attracti..
Av. Infante Dom Henrique P - 8900 - 412 Monte Gordo
Located just 100 metres from Monte Gordo Beach, this hotel provides spacious suites, some of which have a balcony or overlook the Atlantic Ocean. It features indoor and outdoor pools and a modern gym. All suites at Yellow Monte Gordo Beach Hotel ar..
Avenida Dos Bombeiros Portugueses, S/N P - 8900-209 Vila Real de Santo António
Prix Prices from : 47 €
Hotel Apolo offers a pool and rooms with balconies and free Wi-Fi in central Vila Real de Santo António. The Guadiana River, marking the border with Spain, is 5 minutes’ walk away. All rooms have air conditioning and a colourful décor. The private b..