Immerse yourself in a picture-perfect Christmas fairytale as you wander through Faro’s enchanting Old Town. Imagine cobbled streets illuminated by a warm glow of festive lights, casting a magical spell on the historic architecture. Explore charming churches adorned with breathtaking nativity scenes, each a unique expression of Faro’s rich cultural heritage. Our expert guide will lead you on a delightful quest, uncovering hidden Christmas markets brimming with local treasures. Delight your senses with the sights and smells of the season – handcrafted ornaments, mouthwatering regional delicacies, and heartwarming Christmas carols filling the air. Be captivated by the unique Christmas traditions of Faro, from stories whispered within the ancient walls to the lively spirit that fills the squares. This magical walking tour is your gateway to experiencing the true essence of Christmas in Faro, leaving you with memories that will sparkle long after the holidays have passed.

Please note: The program and attractions may vary based on booking date/time and crowd conditions, ensuring each visit is a unique experience.

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  • Immerse yourself in the magical Christmas atmosphere of Faro's markets and squares.
  • Discover charming churches and unique architecture.
  • Experience festive atmosphere with a touch of history.


  • Professional local tour guide

Route & Duration

2 hours
  • 1

    Arco do Repouso

    This 18th-century gateway is your festive entrance to Faro, adorned with twinkling lights during Christmas.

  • 2

    Igreja de Santa Maria

    Find a peaceful haven inside this charming 18th-century church, a beautiful contrast to the vibrant Christmas markets nearby. (outside visit)

  • 3

    Largo da Sé Faro

    The heart of Faro comes alive with Christmas magic! Explore festive stalls and soak up the twinkling lights.

  • 4

    Capela dos Ossos de Faro

    A unique and thought-provoking experience awaits. This chapel adorned with human bones offers a moment of reflection during the Christmas season. (outside visit)

  • 5

    Jardim da Praça Silva Porto

    Escape the festive crowds and find a peaceful haven in these charming gardens, adorned with twinkling lights for a magical touch.

  • 6

    Faro Municipal Market

    Immerse yourself in the local spirit at this bustling market. Find unique Christmas gifts and traditional treats amidst the festive decorations.

Meeting Point

Meet in front of the Arco do Repouso, (R. do Repouso 3, 8000-169 Faro, Portugal) See Map

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.