guide to visit
Given the accentuated demographic growth nowadays Faro is divided in two distinct parts: an old part that still assures a tradition of fishing and people that lived of the sea; and a more recent one characterized by big new spaces of residence and leisure.
With a huge historical past, Faro also provide idyllic beaches, islands and landscapes, transforming Faro in an unique town. While enjoying the cosmopolite environment of Faro, one can still enjoy the serenity, calm and quietness of several spots here, facing an immense ocean, in a wide sandy area, as far as the eye can see.
The Ria Formosa presents itself as a bonus in Faro region, with all its splendour, consisting of two peninsulas and five barrier-islands between which the sea is able to circulate freely, has been classified as a Natural Park due to its remarkable biological diversity.
suggestions to visit in the county
Locais que pode visitar
pontos de interesse no concelho
Events and Leisure
Some suggestions for your leisure
Where to eat
We have several suggestions in Faro where you can have a gastronomic experience
Where to sleep
After discovering fantastic places in Faro, nothing better than a well deserved rest ...
Experiences for your trip
We have several experiences for a unique visit
- Castro Marim
- São Brás de Alportel
- Vila do Bispo
- Vila Real de Santo António
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