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...
Museu Regional do Algarve
Three of the four halls at this worthwhile museum house exhibitions on rural life in the Algarve. This includes mock-ups of 19th-century...
Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Carmo & Capela dos Ossos
This twin-towered baroque church was completed in 1719 under João V. The spectacular facade was completed after the 1755 earthquake....
This tiny and exquisite Italianate theatre hosts drama, music and dance performances. Adapted into a theatre in 1874 (from a building...
Mercado Municipal de Faro
Faro's impressive modern market building makes a great place to wander, people-watch, buy fresh produce, sit down on a terrace with a...
Largo Dr Francisco Sá Carneiro · interesting places nearby
O Palhacinho information
Located within the market complex, this very unassuming treat of a place is frequented by everyone and anyone, especially local office workers doing lunch. It serves no-nonsense Portuguese cuisine – fish and meat dishes – in a busy but pleasant environment. Generous and tasty plates of the day are around €9.