Ilha da Barreta
Ferries go out to Ilha da Barreta (aka Ilha Deserta), a long narrow-strip of sand just off the mainland.
Trem Municipal Gallery of Art
Faro Jewish Heritage Centre
The last vestiges of the first post-Inquisition Jewish presence in Portugal are found at the extraordinary Jewish cemetery, which has 76...
Estádio Intermunicipal do Algarve
This 30,000-seat, state-of-the-art football stadium, built for Euro 2004, is located at São João da Venda, 8km northwest of Faro. Here...
Located within the market complex, this unfancy yet treat of a place is frequented by everyone and anyone, including – we are told – the...
Lonely Planet review
Offers more basic, short trips in the area.