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

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

From $151.50 per person

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.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 8 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Pickup included
Your hotel.
Private group


  • 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.
  • Private full-day tour
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Driver/guide
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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  • Infant seats are available on request if advised at the time of booking
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