São Marcos da Serra
Parish in the municipality of Silves, situated in the heart of the Serra of the Algarve
- District: Faro > Municipality: Silves > Parish: São Marcos da Serra
- Population: 1.352
- Distances: Faro Airport 64 km, Lisbon Airport 228 km
- Tourist Info: Silves Tourist Info
São Marcos da Serra is a parish (freguesia) in the municipality (concelho ) of Silves.
As the name suggests, the hamlet is situated in the heart of the Algarvian Serra on the old road IP1 linking the Algarve with Lisbon. The water reservoir Barragem de Odelouca is located nearby, helping to guarantee the water supply in the region.