8 days in Faro District Itinerary

8 days in Faro District Itinerary

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8 days in Faro District Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
+2
Fly + shuttle + bus:  11​h 45​min
1
Lagos
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Olhao
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Ljubljana

4
nights
Lagos

Lagos ©
The allure of the beaches and the town's historical center draw visitors to Lagos, a coastal destination in the Barlavento region of the Algarve.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lagos: Cape Saint Vincent (in Sagres), Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira) and Zoomarine Algarve (in Guia). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Ponta Da Piedale, appreciate the history behind Statue of Gil Eanes, kick back and relax at Praia do Peneco, and visit a coastal fixture at Lagos Farol da Ponta da Piedade.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Lagos tour builder .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Lagos is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Ljubljana to Lagos, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ljubljana in September, expect Lagos to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive to Olhao.

Things to do in Lagos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portimao, Cape Saint Vincent, Praia da Marinha
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Ponta Da Piedale ©
Ponta Da Piedale
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha
Zoomarine Algarve ©
Zoomarine Algarve

3
nights
Olhao

Olhao ©
Algarve Region's largest fishing port, Olhao occupies a strategically important coastal area inhabited since prehistoric times.
On the 16th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Tavira Island and then go for a stroll along the water at Marina de Vilamoura. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Barril.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Olhao journey planning tool .

Traveling by car from Lagos to Olhao takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Olhao

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Tavira, Marina de Vilamoura, Old Town Faro
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Marina de Vilamoura ©
Marina de Vilamoura
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tavira Island ©
Tavira Island

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