Faro in the Algarve


Faro is a city and a municipality in the Faro District of the Algarve region, in southern Portugal. It is the southernmost city in Continental Portugal.

The population in 2011 was 64,560, in an area of 202.57 km2. The city proper has 50,000 inhabitants. It is the seat of the Faro District and capital of the Algarve region. The Algarve and Faro district cover the same territory.

The city has a public university (the University of the Algarve), an international airport (Faro airport), a seaport, a marina, a railway station and complete inter-regional bus services.

Faro airport is not too far away from the city itself. In recent years the numbers of visitors traveling through the airport has increased as more and more low-cost airlines compete to offer cheap flights to the Algarve. The transport facilities to and from Faro airport and the centre of Faro include taxicabs and a bus line.

Source: Wikipedia

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In and Around Faro

                            Municipal Faro...in the Algarve

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Principal parishes & towns in the County of Faro

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