For those seeking luxury and elegance, Faro luxury hotels in the Algarve of Portugal offer the chance to stay in style while enjoying the attractions of this ruggedly scenic destination. Faro is ideal for romantic holidays or cultural stays, surrounded by history and the vibe of the region. Luxury beach hotels overlook the waves, while spas melt away daily stress. Old Town hotels are surrounded by history and the bustle of city life. Each offers the finest in cuisine to suit everyone.
Historic Faro Cathedral
Faro Cathedral represents a mixture of Baroque, Gothic and Renaissance architecture with an exquisitely beautiful interior. A winding staircase heads to the roof, with wonderful views over the city and the sea.
Museums and history in Faro
The Municipal Museum has fascinating exhibits from prehistoric, Roman and medieval times. The Regional Museum of the Algarve takes visitors on a photographic journey through the first half of the 20th century with historic objects, handicrafts and a reconstructed traditional home and tavern.
Nature in the Ria Formosa Natural Park
The Ria Formosa Natural Park offers a journey into paradise – out in unspoiled nature among the flora, fauna and birdlife of the region. Guided walks and boat trips are a good way explore the park. Birders will appreciate the many species on view.