Europe > Portugal > Algarve > Moncarapacho

In the beautiful landscape of Eastern Algarve, where the sun shines an average of 3200 hours a year, where tourism isn't widespread yet - that's where Moncarapacho, a typical Portuguese village, is located.

Moncarapacho boasts various restaurants, cafes, a post office, a bank, a laundromat, a pharmacy, a pottery, various small shops and some smaller supermarkets.
Casa Risonha is situated about 3 km from the coast, about a 30 minute drive from Faro Airport, about 20 km from Tavira, and 11 km from Olhao.

To reach the closest beach, just get on a ferry at Fuseta (approximately 5 km from Casa Risonha).
In 10-minute intervals it takes passengers to the superb offshore islands of the Rio Formosa Natural Preserve.

The mountains can be reached within 10 minutes.
Spain is just a half hour highway drive away.

Map Algarve


Leisure activities in the area

  • Golf course
  • Sea/Beach
  • Horseback riding
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Water skiing
  • Biking
  • Mountain biking
  • Surfing
  • Restaurants
  • National Historic Sites
  • Cinema
  • Shopping
  • Canoeing / Kayaking
  • Birding

Leisure activities offered a greater distance away

  • Lake/river for swimming
  • Tennis court
  • Galleries / Museum
  • Fitness Center