Ria Formosa Natural Park extends along 60 km and can offer several great birdwatching options! Around Tavira, the huge area of salt-pans attracts lots of waders, including Avocet, Black-winged Stilt, Little Stint, Greenshank among many others. Audouin’s Gull, Slender-billed Gull and Mediterranean Gull area easily spoted here, together with Greater Flamingo and Spoonbills. In winter, Osprey and Hen Harrier can be seen here and in the surrouding farms and old houses, the Little Owl! A tour, that can be extended, by adding other birdspots in the region.
The reservation must be made with a minimum of 48H advance.