Free map of Faro
Miscellaneous: Make sure to pick up a free map of Faro at the Tourist Office. The map includes a detailed street map, an overview of the area and of the Algrave region. Apart from that it shows the location of the sights and lists some other useful information.
The staff of the Tourist Office was very friendly and helpful.
The Tourist Office is situated in Rua da Misericordia just next to the Arco da Villa which is the Northern entrance to Faro's Old Town
- Budget Travel
ITS CHEAPER THERE
Luggage and bags: TRAVEL OUT LIGHT, COME BACK FULL OR BUY ANOTHER BAG THERE.
Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: ALL AVAILABLE, AND REASONABLE PRICES. DESIGNER AND CHEAPIES
Toiletries and Medical Supplies: AGAIN DON'T BOTHER TO PACK FOR EVERY EVENTUALITY, CAN GET IT IF YOU NEED IT
SUN CREAM CHEAPER THERE
Climate in Faro
Miscellaneous: Rainy season is between October and Mai, summer is mostly dry and sunny
Avg. Temp. in Spring: max.: 18 – 21°C ( 64 - 70°F ); min: 8 - 11°C ( 47 - 51°F )
Avg. Temp. in Summer: max.: 25 – 28°C ( 77 - 82°F ); min: 16 - 18°C ( 60 - 64°F )
Avg. Temp. in Autumn: max.: 19 – 26°C ( 66 - 78°F); min: 11 - 17°C ( 51 – 63°F )
Avg. Temp. in Winter: max.: 15 – 16°C ( 59 - 60°F); min: 7 - 9°C ( 45 - 49°F )
Watertemperature: in winter around 15°C ( 59°F ), in summer around 20°C ( 68°F) in average.