Igreja de São Francisco
Arco de Repouso
You can leave the Cidade Velha through the medieval Arco de Repouso (Gate of Rest) – apparently Afonso III, after taking Faro from the...
Faro’s domed 16th-century Renaissance Convento de Nossa Senhora da Assunção , in what was once the Jewish quarter, houses the Museu...
This attractively converted building houses temporary exhibitions by known local and international artists – painters, photographers,...
O Castelo is all things to all people: bar, restaurant, club and performance space. Start your day here with a coffee, grab a light meal...
This has to be the most deceptive spot in Faro. It looks like a pastelaria (pastry and cake shop) from the outside, yet inside it...
Largo de São Francisco · interesting places nearby
Igreja de São Francisco information
Features a blinding white facade, dazzling woodwork and a frenzied 18th-century baroque interior with tiles depicting the life of St Francis. Part of the monastery now houses the Algarve's tourism and hospitality school.