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  1. Portugal
  2. Algarve
  3. Faro
  4. Ria Formosa

Algarve: Private Tour of Faro, the Ria Formosa, and Tavira

Product ID: 228931
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Come and discover the authentic cities of the Algarve cities and enjoy the wealth of history and culture this region has to offer. Visit the Ria Formosa natural park, see ancient buildings, and discover monuments on this private full-day tour.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese

Pick-up service

Your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the stunning beaches and picturesque fishing towns of Algarve
  • Explore the stunning monuments of Faro, the capital of the region
  • Admire the beautiful landscape of the Ria Formosa natural park
Full description
After pickup from either the east or west of the Algarve region, start your private tour in Faro, the capital of the Algarve. Wander through the narrow streets and beautiful squares until you reach the famous Arco da Vila, one of the gates to the old town. Discover the remains of a Moorish wall inside this stunning monument.

The next stop is in Olhão. From here, you'll enjoy a visit to Ria Formosa and admire the beauty of this famous natural park, home of hundreds of species of birds. Afterwards, continue to the charming town of Tavira.

Explore the castle and the Church of Santa Maria do Castelo. See various styles of architecture, from Gothic and Manueline to Baroque and Neoclassical. Stop in Republic Square at the center of the city, then visit the County Hall and an amphitheater located next to the river and the old bridge of Tavira. At the end of your tour, you'll be dropped off back at your original pickup point.
Includes
  • Private full-day tour
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Driver/guide
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Infant seats are available on request if advised at the time of booking
Organized by

GOin Sh

Product ID: 228931