Come to the airport 2.5 to 3 hours before your departure, not earlier.
Tips for preparing for your trip
Whether it's January or July, you'll hardly ever see more than 10 degrees difference in Faro. So you can understand why people come to Faro all year round. The combination of spectacular beaches, a fascinating city centre, great restaurants and an average of 300 days of sunshine a year, there's really only one thing to say: you can never go wrong in Faro.
Practical information for your trip to Faro
The mains voltage in Portugal is 230 volts. You don't need a travel adapter for the sockets in Portugal
In Portugal you pay with euros. Debit and credit cards are accepted almost everywhere. Bring cash with you, just to be sure, so you can always pay in small shops or restaurants
In Faro it is one hour earlier than in Eindhoven
Tips are genuinely regarded as a token of appreciation in Portugal. If you're happy with the service in a restaurant or café, round up the total
Trains and buses are a great way to get around Faro (bus company EVA). In the city itself, you'll find it easier to walk short distances
Pictures of Faro
The beach in Faro
Shopping street in Faro
District in Faro