The Quinta " Monte da Bica" is situated near to the town of São Bartolomeu de Messines (called Messines), in the center of the Algarve. It takes by car about 5 minutes to Messines, where all facilities are such as supermarket, post office, banks, market place, physicians and health center.
The transport connection is optimal: to Lisbon you get in approx. 2 hours on the motorway, to the airport Faro in about 35 minutes (motorway, toll) or highway 45 minutes. You can also travel cheep and comfortably to Lisbon by motorbus or train from the station in Messines.