5 days in Algarve Itinerary

5 days in Algarve Itinerary

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Faro
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Lagos
— 3 nights

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Faro

Faro ©

Portuguese Venice

The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
On the 1st (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Old Town Faro, surround yourself with nature on Far-EcoTuk, and then step off the mainland to explore Tavira Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see Quinta Quads, then take in the waterfront activity at Marina de Vilamoura, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nossa Senhora da Conceicao Hermitage.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Faro online trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Faro. In October, daytime highs in Faro are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Lagos.

Things to do in Faro

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Tavira Island ©
Tavira Island
Old Town Faro ©
Old Town Faro
Nossa Senhora da Conceicao Hermitage ©
Nossa Senhora da Conceicao Hermitage

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Lagos

Lagos ©

Jewel of the Algarve

The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Get a sense of the local culture at Cape Saint Vincent and Fortaleza de Sagres. Explore Lagos' surroundings by going to Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha), Olhos de Agua (Falesia Beach & Praia dos Olhos de Água) and Centro Historico de Albufeira (in Albufeira). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Ponta da Piedade, take a leisurely stroll along Alvor Boardwalk, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Dona Ana.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Lagos trip builder site.

Getting from Faro to Lagos by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure

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Ponta da Piedade ©
Ponta da Piedade
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Fortaleza de Sagres ©
Fortaleza de Sagres

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