Praia de Faro, Faro
Categories: Outdoor Activities
Take the single-lane road bridge to Praia de Faro, actually a small island that packs a punch. In addition to the beach, you'll find food, shops, bars, and accommodation all squeezed into a small area. The island itself features a seaside coast and a lagoon coast. While many visitors head to the seaside, do not miss out on the water sports and easy swimming in the lagoons. The locals' bright, colorful boats floating along the water complete this picturesque site. Note that the island gets especially crowded on weekends. To visit Praia de Faro and other attractions in Faro, use our Faro trip generator.
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Large sandy beach with restaurants and bars right next to the beach. Can get there easily by bus from faro very cheaply.
Praia de Faro is the beach of the main city of ALgarve. Its near airport, reached by long narrow road bridge/pedestrian walkway. Huge beach, lots of surfing and bars restaurants and snacks available. ... read more »
I spent four days here, walked every morning and loved this area. One morning I walked as far as I could in one direction, then in the other, then the third across the bridge and along a trail that wa... read more »
Great long beach but lacking activities. Free parking and free showers. Kids really had fun.
Cool beach. Really busy. Lots of places to get a drink or some food. From Faro, take the 14 or 16 bus from the bus station by the trains.
Beautiful wide beach with white sand
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