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“The quintessential desert island”
Review of Ilha Deserta

Ilha Deserta
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US$11.93*
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Ilha Deserta by Ferry from Ria Formosa
Ranked #2 of 78 things to do in Faro
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: FLEXIBILITY Flexibility is our main objective, in which saying "no" is virtually unacceptable unless we are offering exciting alternatives. This allows our clients to feel comfortable communicating any ideas during the coordinating process. Situations constantly change and new opportunities arise, making a sense of adaptability a necessary character trait in our corporate culture. That means that we are accustomed to thinking on our feet, so to speak, to offer our clients nothing but the finest and most personalized charter experience. CREATIVITY Creativity is our main goal. Each event on our boat requires creative thinking in the planning process to customize each event to the client's tastes. Animaris can help maximize your visibility during area signature events. Our company must be creative to succeed and be willing to help stimulate new and fresh ideas. Our target is woven through our entire company for your complete satisfaction, and it is our dedication to that goal that drives us to "Make It Happen" for each and every customer. We truly want all of our events and charters to become cherished memories for the entire group. Support is given through an organized team Animaris is committed to providing the total quality travel experience to all our customers. We endeavor to create a product that would make us truly proud and our customers satisfied. Our aim is to accord our customers an experience which they would remember us by, through a consistent effort to enhance our service delivery and regular trainings of our employees. We constantly try to improve our current systems and policies with our customers in mind. Our commitment to deliver the service expected of us and which our customers rightfully deserve is a primary and foremost goal.
Reviewed 3 June 2014

OK so quite few take a boat to the island but each time I've gone I've been the only person there. Wonderful!

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Reviewed 31 May 2014

We got to the island and spend there the whole night in the tent. Can you imangine the whole island for only us! Wonderful beach, sunset, ocean, no light and people around and clear sky with the brigtest stars i ever seen!!

If you like camping then stay here and you will never forget it!

You normally pay 10 € for 1 person to go there and come back. You can stay there as long as you want.

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Reviewed 24 May 2014

Take a boat ride out of the city for around 30 minutes and you find yourself in one of the most peaceful places I have ever visited. Wonderful views and a very nice restaurant just off the beach, if you want peace and quiet for a day my advice would be go for it. For 10 euros per adult and young children go free (my daughter is 4 years old and we did not pay for her) it is well worth it.

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Reviewed 23 May 2014

Do visit! Stunning beach, great restaurant with fantastic wine and seafood. Service was top notch. Highly recommended. Ferries run regularly from Faro to the island.

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Reviewed 11 May 2014

Visited briefly on a 2.5 trip run by Formosamar...well worth doing ! The cost was 25 euros,head to Faro marina to book this or similar tours .

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