In the center of the Ria Formosa Nature Reserve, we find the City of Olhão. Home to fantastic scenery and unique beaches in Europe and the world. Embracing the various canals you can contemplate the diverse fauna and flora that make up the region, and to enjoy, to sail in its always calm protected waters of the Atlantic by the several islands that compose the Ria.
From the 18th century onwards, Olhão became an urban and populational development, making it one of the largest settlements in the Algarve, passing by Vila do Olhão in 1881. Industrialization brought the canned fish factories, being one of the largest centers of the Algarve. More fishing frames, nurseries and shipbuilding have emerged.
The historic area of Olhão is characterized by the irregular layout of the white houses and the diversity of nooks, alleys, with windows and doors decked with plaques.
Olhão, in the present:
Olhão is extremely colorful: Golden, Green and Blue, are the colors of Olhão, the golden sands, the green of the fields and the blue of the Sea, are the perfect ingredients for a recipe to spend quality and leisure moments in paradise, is the that Olhão can offer you.
See in this video some of the best beaches in Olhão, the ideal place to buy House in the Algarve.
Olhão offers the perfect balance between man and nature, unique fauna and flora, the harmonious contrast between the interior of the fields and hills with an immense expanse of islands and islets, and the Ria Formosa Natural Park.
The Real Estate sector of Olhão
In Olhão you can find houses of all types from, apartments of 1 to 3 bedrooms, villas with 4, 5 or 6 bedrooms and land.
Like all Algarve Litoral, the bet on the purchase of a house in Olhão represents an investment with a yield of more than 6% per year.
Take advantage to know the real estate for sale in the city, real estate like luxury villas, townhouses or apartments overlooking the sea.