Faro - Farol island
from tuesday to sunday
faro - FAROl island
Two way 8,00€
One way - 4,50€
4 to 11 years
Two way - 4,00€
One way - 2,50€
Up to 3 years
book your boat ticket
book & informations:
+351 918278934 ou +351 9102121804
Always check availability, limited places.
After booking confirmation you can pick up your voucher and make payment at Silnido kiosk in Faro or on the boat.
To know more
where is it
Farol Island is located in a paradise of southern Portugal: the Ria Formosa Natural Park. The island is famous for its long beach of fine white sand and calm, temperate and translucent waters.
A paradise in Algrave
On the island, there are no cars, no traffic, no stress. To get there only by boat. There are only a few houses. Time is suspended in a unique atmosphere of tranquility and relaxation.
what to visit
On the island you can see some of the birds of the Ria and maybe see some dolphins. But the best thing is to visit the Cabo de Santa Maria Lighthouse, built in 1851. The view from the top of the lighthouse is amazing.
where to eat
On the island there are several cafes and restaurants with local cuisine.
restaurant á do joão
snack bar cais aqui
mar de santa maria
sun loungers and sunshades hire
Beach prohibited to dogs
where to sleep
There are no hotels, guesthouses or campsites on the island. Only local accommodation, houses or rooms that can be rented.
how to get - farol island
To go to the island is only possible by boat.
Car parks near Faro Pier - Portas do Mar:
- Largo de São Francisco (free)
GPS coordinates: N.37º07´44.1´´ W7º56´9.8´´