Free Walking Tour Faro

free walking tour faro

Free Walking Tour Faro takes place in the charming coastal city of Faro, located in the southern region of Portugal. Known for its historic old town, stunning beaches, and laid-back atmosphere, Faro is a popular destination for tourists looking to experience the best of Portugal’s culture and natural beauty. Visitors can explore the city’s narrow streets lined with traditional, white-washed houses, visit the impressive Faro Cathedral, and take a boat tour to the nearby Ria Formosa Natural Park to spot a variety of bird species. With plenty of restaurants and cafes offering delicious local cuisine, Faro is a perfect destination for a relaxing holiday.

General information

Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Faro Cathedral

Start times: 11:00 hrs / 18:00 hrs

Duration: 2 hours

Language: English

Price: Tip only basis

Note: Booking this tour is mandatory

Free Walking Tour Faro – Itinerary

Free walking tour Faro begins at the historic city center, where you will be greeted by the stunning Faro Cathedral. The tour guide will take you through the narrow streets of the old town, where you can admire the traditional, white-washed houses and learn about the city’s rich history.

You will then continue to the local market, where you can sample some of the delicious local cuisine and get a taste of the city’s vibrant culture.


Next, the tour guide will take you to the city walls, where you can enjoy panoramic views of the city and the nearby Ria Formosa Natural Park. The guide will explain the significance of the walls and their role in the city’s history.

The tour will also include a visit to the city’s Roman ruins, including the remains of a Roman bridge that once crossed the Guadiana River.

As the tour comes to an end, the guide will take you to the historic Faro Marina, where you can admire the colorful boats and learn about the city’s role as a major port in the region.

After the tour, you will have the opportunity to explore the city on your own and discover more of Faro’s hidden gems.