Welcome to Fårö


It’s hard to imagine a better way to absorb the area than by cycling up to Fårö and following the bike trails around the beautiful, windswept little island.


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Fårö activities

$52.12 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Algarve Foodie Tour

Greet your guide at the main entrance of the Faro Municipal Market embark upon your epicurean exploration of the market. There you will taste a variety of artisan cheeses, typical Portuguese snacks, figs, jams and many other delicacies from Algarve.  Next, venture to the streets of Faro, we do a pit stop at a very local Algarvian restaurant where we taste 2 traditional Algarvian dishes that you will not find anywhere else, the dishes will be paired with a selected white wine. Following the restaurant we will continue to discover the off-the-beaten-paths of Faro, along the way we give you recommendations of where to eat and drink in the city... restaurants that are affordable and with amazing food. We continue to taste traditional Algarvian sweets.

$17.38 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Algarve Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour in Ria Formosa

Make sure to join this eco-friendly solar boat trip through Portugal’s stunning Ria Formosa. Come along on an eco-friendly solar boat trip with departures from Faro and experience this protected lagoon aboard our electric boat using only solar energy. This is a 45 minutes boat trip for all the family to enjoy your holiday in the Algarve. Join us on a solar-powered boat tour and discover the lagoon of Ria Formosa on the most relaxing way to discover this protected area. Immerse yourself in the beautiful surroundings of Ria Formosa’s lagoon on an electric solar boat that does not spill oils or produces pollutant gases. Enjoy the sounds of the surrounding nature in greater safety, comfort and ease of use. During this sustainable boat trip you will visit the lagoon of Ria Formosa and its marshlands and approach numerous birds and all the wildlife of this protected area without disturbing it. Come and join us on the most eco-friendly and relaxing way to discover the Algarve’s Ria Formosa. 

$72.41 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Faro Airport Transfer to Avor

Private airport transfers to and from Alvor/Portimão You can book your transfer for small groups of up to 4 people, or book a transfer for larger groups of up to 8.  If needed, baby and child seats are available to the transfer, with no extra charges.  We are standing at the arrivals hall, near-by Café Central where you can find our representative or your driver, wearing a yellow polo and holding a tablet with your name/surname displayed on it.  Free meet and great.  Enjoy a private and door to door transfers from Faro Airport to your accommodation. No shuttles, the vehicle is only for you and your party. English speaking drivers are available on all vehicles.

$66.62 Transfers & Ground Transport

Private Faro Airport Transfer to Carvoeiro

Private airport transfers to and from Carvoeiro. You can book your transfer for small groups of up to 4 people, or book a transfer for larger groups of up to 8. If needed, baby and child seats are available to the transfer, with no extra charges. We are standing at the arrivals hall, near-by Café Central where you can find our representative or your driver, wearing a yellow polo and holding a tablet with your name/surname displayed on it. Free meet and great. Enjoy a private and door to door transfers from Faro Airport to your accommodation. No shuttles, the vehicle is only for you and your party. English speaking drivers are available on all vehicles. 

$46.34 Walking & Biking Tours

Faro Historic Bike Tour

In this Tour you will see a lot of monuments and highlights like Arco da Vila, Arco do Repouso, Arco Portas do Mar,Palácio Belmarço, Palacete - Vivenda Marília, Largo/Igreja Pé da Cruz, Igreja do Carmo, Igreja de São Pedro, Igreja da Sé, Estátua D. Afonso III, Teatro Lethes, Teatro das Figuras, Jardim D’Alagoa, Largo da Palmeira, Rua do Crime, Passeio Ribeirinho, Doca de Faro.  We tell the history of the city of Faro, how and when it was created, still A.C. and the traces of that height that still are in the city. Accessible to all, just know to pedal, and will spend a morning that brings culture to a relaxed bike ride

$1744.83 Tours & Sightseeing

The Algarve Way - Guided Tour

Each day breakfast will be taken in the Hotel before leaving for the day’s program. We will usually leave the Hotel between 9.00 am and 9.30am. On our return to the Hotel each day we will have time to relax and change. Each evening the guide will give a preview of the next day’s program. Day’s program is subject to alteration due to weather and local conditions. DAY 1We'll meet you at Faro Airport and bring you to the Hotel DAY 2We take a scenic drive to Alcoutim along a beautiful local road running alongside the edge of the Rio Guadiana.Our walk today uses part of the GR13 and is called “Os encantos de Alcoutim” “The delights of Alcoutim”, with the Rio Guadiana forming the centrepiece of the walk and passing through orchards of almond, fig and olive trees. DAY 3Today we visit the village of Cachopo, with a brief stop at the splendid viewpoint of Alcaria do Cume.Our walk today on the GR13 will take us through the delightful surrounding landscape, with cork oak and strawberry trees, heathers and cistus (rockrose), as we pass small farms set amongst the cork forests. DAY 4Today we will travel to the hill village of Barranco do Velho. Today’s walk on the GR13 will take us to the village of Salir, through rich Mediterranean vegetation, including the strawberry tree from which a famous local liqueur, “medronho”, widely appreciated by the locals is brewed. DAY 5Morning walk along the GR13 into the village of Alte, one of the most traditional villages in the Algarve. Travel to Silves, perhaps the most historic town on the GR13, with its Moorish castle rising above the town which is set on the banks of the river Arade. We will have lunch in one of the many cafés/restaurants and there will be free time to appreciate the narrow cobbled streets and visit the local monuments. DAY 6Today we start our walk on the hillsides above Monchique. This is one of the most beautiful sections of the Algarve Way with spectacular views and lush forests, with oaks and chestnuts among the cork trees. An abundance of water makes this the greenest part of the Algarve all year round. There will be time to visit Monchique and the mountain of Foia, the highest point in the Algarve. DAY 7Today we walk the final section of the GR13 in the “Parque Natural Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vincentina” to the cliffs of Cabo São Vincente. To celebrate the end of our epic journey crossing the Algarve from east to west we will visit the port of Sagres where we will enjoy the magnificent scenery. DAY 8Free time until transfer from Tavira to Faro Airport.

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