Walk effortlessly with our free city map in Faro. Visit the cultural highlights on this 3½ km (1½ miles) walk. Download the free PDF map or navigate online in the Algarve capital.
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“Grande equipa - caminhadas fabulosas "Quer seja um grupo grande ou pequeno, recomendamos vivamente que lhe mostrem os maravilhosos pontos turísticos de Portugal".
Vais adorar isto, quando tu:
✅ enjoy an easy 1-hour city walk
✅ are interested in history, and local culture
✅ prefer to manage your own time
Start & End of the route
The route conveniently starts and end in front of the train station in Faro at the “Largo da Estação”. But it is easy to pick up the route anywhere in the city.
Get instant access
Download your free walking map and guide for Faro City Centre
Complete the below form and you will be directed immediately to the route description, map and GPS files. This is available in Portuguese, English, Dutch, French, German and Spanish.
This free guide is developed for all travellers to Portugal and is free of use.
Arrive by train
Travelling by train to Faro is fun and a great way to see the Algarve landscape. Although this railway system is not super fast, it is a reliable way to arrive in Faro. See timetable.
Take the bus
Line 16 brings you in +20 minutes from Aeroporto de Faro to the Bus Terminal “Rodoviáro”. Or, if you catch it right, exit one stop earlier at the train station (“Estação de Comboios). See Faro Airport bus stop & times ou route map.
Drive & Park
In case you don´t find any car parking near the train station in Faro, you are likely to find a free parking spot at the “Largo de São Francisco“.
Did you know that Faro is bidding to become European Cultural Capital in 2027?
See more here: https://www.faro2027.eu/welcome.html