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Faro Free Walking Tours

#7 of 42 Tours in Faro
Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Faro Free Walking Tours
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We are an independent group of local people who enjoy guiding our visitors through the rich history of faro, telling the most interesting stories since the city's foundation to the present day, while sharing some of our local knowledge and facts on...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Praca Dom Francisco Gomes | Jardim Manuel Bivar, Faro 8000-168, Portugal
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+351 964 210 575
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All reviews free tour lots of interesting information highly recommend the tour two hours wonderful introduction great walking tour hour walk guide andre enjoyable tour rich history peri peri chicken great guide couple of hours stories knowledge participants depth
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Reviewed today via mobile

Marcelo is such a friendly and knowledgeble local guide who does it with passion and love for his beloved beautiful Faro. Highly recommended tour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ArekZawada
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Rita was very knowledgeable and passionate about her home city and a great ambassador for the Algarve. The tour packed in plenty of historical and cultural detail but was also a lot of fun. Obrigado.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stewart L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful afternoon with Marcelo! He guided us through Faro with skill, intelligence, and an obvious love for his city. Marcelo managed the group well, made recommendations for activities, events, and food and was a wealth of information about Faro. We love walking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Susanblueskies
FaroFreeWalkingTours, Gestor at Faro Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Olá Susanblueskies! Thank you so much for your nice words and we hope to see you back in town some day :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been on waking tours around the world and this is one of the best. Our guide was knowledgable, kind and knew how to manage a group. We learned a lot about history, culture and legends of Faro and Portugal. We got excellent recommendations...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SCtripchick
FaroFreeWalkingTours, Gestor at Faro Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you SCtripchick! For coming along and for your nice words :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the trip was quite informative but i think it was a tad too long at over 2 hours but again it depends on how interested you are in algarve history.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank saransh m
FaroFreeWalkingTours, Gestor at Faro Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you saransh m for joining us and for your feedback. We usually try to finish with the 2 hours, but sometimes it depends on the questions posed by the participants and also on the weather conditions. When its raining sometimes we try to stop...More

Reviewed November 5, 2018

Tour guide was very.friendly and approachable. Liked the way the tour was set up and her depth of knowledge of Faro. She obviously loves living there. This is actually a very useful tour for getting your bearings and working out where you’d like to visit....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DayTrip80042
FaroFreeWalkingTours, Gestor at Faro Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hell DayTrip80042, thank you so much for joining us and for your kind words!

Reviewed November 4, 2018

Had the pleasure of being guided around downtown Faro for two hours in a Sunday afternoon with a wonderful, knowledgeable guide. Thank you Rita - you're the best. The tour was both informative and interesting. We learnt about history, architecture, culture, and gastronomy. We were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MicMestre
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

I had the pleasure of spending a few hours being guided around the city with a wonderful, knowledgeable guide. Thanks Marcelo. The tour was both informative and interesting. I managed to find out about the history, where to visit and top places for food from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank EllieW668
FaroFreeWalkingTours, Gestor at Faro Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Ellie once again for coming along and for your nice words, it's been a pleasure to guide you in our lovely city of Faro!

Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

I’ve done a lot of tours all around Europe and the world and this is definitely a great one. Lots of interesting information, a knowledgable and friendly guide and great introduction to the city of Faro! Absolutely highly recommended if you are here and have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank danigross88
FaroFreeWalkingTours, Gestor at Faro Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks!

Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Did this walking tour today. The tour guide was very helpful and knowledgeable. Picked up loads of facts about the mixed history of Faro as well as architectural design facts. Lasted 2.5 hours but it was at a good pace. Even the light rain didnt...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Expedition549755
FaroFreeWalkingTours, Gestor at Faro Free Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Expedition549755, many thanks for joinings us even with some rain and for you time to leave us your feedback on the tour!

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InlovewithGreece71
October 5, 2018|
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Response from SteveM3329 | Reviewed this property |
11h00 and 15h00 from the 1st of October until the 31st of May. The Meeting Point for Faro Free Walking Tours is in front of Arco da Vila, the monumental arch right next to the tourist information office.
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santiagocruzbdonka
July 8, 2018|
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Response from FaroFreeWalkingTours | Property representative |
Hello :) Yes, we have tours everyday at 10:00 and 16:00, our meeting point is in front of Arco da Vila, next to the tourist info. Usually our tours are in english, if on a especific tour we just have spanish speakers we can... More
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