The Tavira area has a lot to offer in terms of activities. Like many other areas, Golf is very well represented with top class golf courses close by. The closest ones to Tavira are Quinta da Ria and Benamor. Then you also have Colina Verde, Castro Marim, Monte Rei and Quinta do Vale.
Being so close to the water, you will also find a lot of water activities with the advantage of choosing between the open sea and the Ria Formosa Lagoon. Kitesurf Eolis School in Cabanas can offer you a variety of water sports from kite surfing, stand up paddle, kite buggying, etc. And if sailing is your passion, visit Clube Nautico de Tavira.
Cycling is a popular way of exploring and enjoying the natural beauty of the area. There is a cycle route, called Ecovias Algarve, where one can safely cycle for long distances, mainly along the Ria Formosa Lagoon. If you don’t have a bike you can rent one from Casa Abilio Bike Shop.
You may also wish to improve on your tennis skills at the Clube de Tenis de Tavira.. Or why not try some local bird watching.
There are many more outdoor activities you can enjoy in the Tavira area, for more information visit Natura Algarve.