Faro - One week, two week itineraries



"Faro is the perfect airport to fly into for a family holiday as it is in prime position on the Algarve."thelittlebackpacker.com
"Faro is a great stopover while you are in the region, with plenty to keep you busy for a couple of days."paulinaontheroad.com
"Faro is geweldig, veel mooier dan ik had verwacht van tevoren."explorista.nl
"Faro is also the end train station for the intercity trains to Lisbon, Coimbra and Porto."juliedawnfox.com
"Faro is the gateway to Portugal and provides cheap and affordable prices in flights from other European destinations."rexyedventures.com
"Faro is southern Portugal's main entry point for tourists and backpackers."findingbeyond.com

Something special - Hostel Bus

In the middle of the nature you find this bus waiting for you - to live and sleep there. Perfect for surfing!

Airport & Private Transfer

Best private transfer for fair prices from airport to the city or from Faro to many other destinations, like Albufeira, Lagos or Seville (Spain). Online booking possible!

East Portugal

Faros location

Faro at a glance

Very Touristic



2-3 nights


Average (3 of 5)

Level of costs

Around Faro


Faro Airport (FAO)

Portimão Airport (PRM)

About Faro

Faro is a town (Portugal) with a population of over 64,560. The nearest city of Faro is Cadiz. Enjoy the wonderful views over the sea at Faro. Faro gives you the possibility to relax next toby a lake. This town is located in southwest Portugal.

Things to do

Intrigued? Where is Faro in Algarve? And which attractions can be found nearby? For your convenience, we’ve created a map indica


What are your favorite Faro things to do?

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View of Largo da Sé and Ria Formosa from Faro Cathedral, one of many things to do in Faro Portugal (plan Portugal itineraries) It’s a pity that more people do


What to do in Faro old town

What to see in Faro -The marina

Unusual things to do in Faro: Visit the Chapel of Bones

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We recommend you to bring all your beach accessories: towel, sunblock, snorkeling mask, underwater camera if you have, pocket wifi

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Eat & drink

For my birthday this year, Nick surprised me with a trip to Faro in the south of Portugal (plan Portugal itineraries)! I'll admit I didn't know much about Far


Vegan Friendly Faro Restaurants

Fully Vegan Faro Restaurants

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We accidentally stumbled upon this one and we loved it! It was close to our hotel and we were so full after finishing eating a t

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. about the food is that everything is so delicious! It depends on your budget, but in general, Portugal is an affordable country


Coffee and Pasteis de Nata

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What reads a bit like gibberish in dwarf language are some of the official names of the city of Faro over the millennia, depending

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A Road trip to Algarve is an exciting experience. If you like beaches and beautiful landscapes, Algarve is the place to go for you


Our Algarve Itinerary

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. is right next to the marina and features a rooftop pool, bar and restaurant with great views of the Ria Formosa. There’s also a

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