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Faro Vacation

About Faro

The city of Faro is the gateway to Portugal's spectacular Algarve region, an area of captivating natural beauty, sun-kissed beaches and sparking ocean. The city itself boasts a charming historic center and pretty marina, as well as a lively nightlife. With mild weather year round, must-see attractions and must-do experiences range from discovering the breathtaking scenery and countryside dotted with vineyards to exhilarating water sports and exploring historic villages. Nearby key sights include the Algarviana Nature Trail and Serra de Caldeirao, which affords magnificent panoramas. So whether you come to relax in the sun or you're searching for something more adventurous, there's plenty to satisfy every type of tourist.

Things to do and places to visit in Faro

The stunning Algarve region draws all manner of visitors, who come to experience its relaxing atmosphere, enchanting villages, and pristine coastline. If you choose to make Faro your base, you can soak up the ambiance of the old town, explore historic sights, enjoy a sunset meal in the marina or embrace the city's animated nightlife.

On a vacation in Faro, you can:

  • Visit the Sé, Faro's Cathedral and admire its mix of Gothic, Renaissance, and Baroque features
  • Learn about Faro's rich seafaring heritage at the Maritime Museum
  • Meander through the labyrinth of cobbled streets in the Cidade Velha
  • Check out the 18th-century Carmo Church with its attractive yellow and white façade
  • Perfect your tan on the powdery soft beaches of Faro Island
  • Take a cruise through the area's mirror-like lagoons and go bird spotting
  • Wonder at Roman antiquities and mosaics at the Archaeological Museum (Municipal Museum), housed within a 16th-century convent
  • Sample freshly caught seafood and local specialties
  • Join the vibrant night scene and savor a cocktail
  • Visit the Faro Jewish cemetery and museum and learn about the city's Jewish heritage
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Airports in Faro

Faro Airport is the only airport in the Algarve region of Portugal. It is a small airport located close to the city of Faro.

  • Faro Airport

    Top Carriers

    A number of airlines operate flights to Faro including: Aer Lingus, airberlin and British Airways.

    Location

    Faro Airport is located approximately 3 miles from the city center, in Portugal's Algarve region.

    Transportation

    Most passengers arriving at Faro Airport rent cars in order to explore the region easily. There are a number of rental agencies located close to the Arrivals Hall. There is also an Airport City bus service 14 and 16 that connects the airport to the city center where a train station connects to many regional and national destinations. Taxis can be picked up outside the Arrivals Hall.