The district of Faro, in Portugal, is the capital of the Algarve. With sunshine, warmth, beaches and sea, it has all the ingredients needed for you to relax, enjoy refreshing swims and sunbathe.
Holidays in camping Faro
Faro is also a place full of natural and historical discoveries, a region in which the presence of the great navigators is still felt. You’ll enjoy an unforgettable camping holiday in Faro.
With a Mediterranean climate, Faro is home to some remarkable plants and animals: from the Lagune de Ria Formosa, with its protected fauna and flora, to its various caves and gulfs, it's perfect for long, discovery-filled walks and sunbathing on the beach. For a truly relaxing afternoon, choose La Praia de Marinha, which is one of the world's top 100 beaches!
Albufeira, Lagos, Salema and Tavira also draw a great many tourists looking for cultural adventures. Its 13th century Roman remains are an opportunity to go back in time. Ravaged by an earthquake in 1755, the finest buildings date back to the end of the 18th century. With its cathedral and episcopal palace and its great ramparts encircling part of the city, Faro has an important cultural, historical and religious heritage.
Enjoy some of the specialities of the Algarve during your camping holiday in Faro. Faro's gastronomic origins derive from the country's earlier conquests. These include seafood, spices, strong herbs and regional produce, all found in its typical recipes. Enjoy a plateful of cataplana (seafood and vegetables cooked in the Algarve's special type of saucepan) or some carne de porco com ameijoas (pork with clams).
Your holiday with family or friends in Faro will be filled with pleasure, discoveries and just getting away from it all!