Moncarapacho is a thriving, traditional market town. The airport at Faro is about a half an hour drive on the A22 motorway, and access to this is about 3 km away. Moncarapacho has several good restaurants and bars, supermarkets, a traditional daily market, chemist, health centre, dentists, optician, banks, Post Office, a small museum, churches, as well as nursery, primary and secondary schools. All needs catered for, and all in very easy walking distance of the apartment. Olhao, which is the second largest town on the Algarve after Faro, is about 8 km away from Moncarapacho. Here there are many varied shops, a beautiful church, museum, dentists, opticians, doctors, and the famous market halls which are side by side and overlook the marina. From here there are regular boats to the islands of Farol, Culatra and Armona. There is a regular bus service between Moncarapacho and Olhao and on to Faro. There is also a good train service from Olhao, eastwards towards Spain, west to Sagres and Cape St Vincent, and also to Lisbon and the north of the country.activities:
Olhao, Algarve | 4 Bedroom Country House with Outbuilding | €375,000
Wonderful detached 5 bedroom villa with a separate 2 bedroom annex, set in a stunning location of Moncarapacho built on a private plot of 7,080 m² totally fenced with a beautiful, long driveway surrounded by mature gardens with a diversity of flowers and plants. This spacious villa was originally build in 1991 and remodelled in 2008 with a build area of 300 m² over two floors.