Best Faro Tours & Excursions

Best Walking tours

For all the walkers and wanderers out there, the 'Faro: 2.5-Hour Walking Tour of the Old Town' from Viator must be right at the top of your list. This journey through time and the city's cobblestone streets is an absolute delight. Faro's incredibly rich history will unfurl right before you, as you walk through the charming old town, getting captivated by Moorish architecture and discovering hidden corners. A knowledgeable local guide will keep you informed and entertained all along the way. The cost of this eye-touching experience is approximately €30 per person.

Best Bus tours

If catchy buses are more your style, then the 'City Sightseeing Faro Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour' available on GetYourGuide will make you beam with joy. Meandering through the city, you’ll have a chance to admire most charming landmarks from the unique perspective of a double-decker bus. Audio guides in multiple languages make the tour even more accessible, revealing fun facts and titbits about Faro's landmarks. The convenience of the hop-on hop-off approach lets you explore at your own pace. Plan to spend around €20 per person for this tour.

Best Half-day tours

For those on a tight schedule, the 'From Faro: Half-Day Ria Formosa Four Islands Boat Trip' on Viator offers a splendid option. On this 4-hour boat trip, you'll explore the breathtaking Ria Formosa Natural Park and its four alluring islands. The stunning sight of local fauna, flora, the mesmerizing landscapes, are all incredibly Instagrammable. You're also likely to spot numerous bird species and maybe even a flock of flamingos. Expect to dish out around €30 per person for this picturesque escapade.

Best Historical tours

If history captures your heart, the 'Historical Faro Small-Group Walking Tour with a Local Guide' from GetYourGuide is meant for you. As you navigate Faro's winding medieval streets, a local guide reveals tales of Roman occupation, Moorish conquest, and age-old traditions that persist even today. From the well-preserved Cathedral of Faro to the enigmatic Jewish cemetery, this tour will pique your curiosity and spark your spirit of discovery. Prices usually start around €25 per person.

Best Luxury tours

For the more discerning among you, the extravagant 'Private Yacht Charter to Ria Formosa' on Viator might be your perfect cup of tea. This tour offers a private, luxurious yacht experience, allowing you to explore the Ria Formosa Natural Park in style and comfort. With ample time for swimming, sunbathing, and snorkelling, this tour epitomizes vacation goals. Complementary drinks, snacks and an unforgettable shellfish lunch at a local restaurant paint an extra layer of luxury on this adventure. This high-end experience costs approximately €300 per person, but, oh, the memories you'll make!