Property for sale Sao Bras de Alportel
Search Property for sale Sao Bras de Alportel to find real estate for sale in this beautiful location. It is a municipality in the Faro District, Portugal and sits about 20km north of Faro airport. It is a rural town in the interior of the Algarve and the locals call it Sao Bras.
The Serra do Caldeirao hills give the town a stunning backdrop and the countryside is beautiful – a great starting point for hikes in the hills. Historically, it was the centre for cork production worldwide but that industry has now gone. However, a museum still exists telling the story and the mansions still stand – proof of the great prosperity.
The town is beautiful with white washed walls and beautifully decorated, colourful Azulejos. The Azulejos are locally made ceramic tiles and Portugal is famous for them. Houses in this area are usually low rise, rural with land. Less touristy area than the coastal areas of the Algarve and retains a lot of it’s original charm and culture.