Market and Fisherman Food & Cultural Tour in Faro - Algarve, Portugal

Tasting
Wine, Local Food
Activity
Food Tour, Walking Tour
Included
Meal, Tour guide
Languages
English, Spanish, Portuguese
Theme
Cultural
Minimum Drinking Age
18
$
103
52
/ Person
TRUSTED PARTNER
António G
Response rate: 
100%
Response time:
3 hours
Activity Overview
If you love seafood, then this is the perfect foodie tour for you. Faro, Portugal is renowned for its seafood, and as part of our Fisherman Food Tour, you will get to stroll through a traditional historic market to see the freshly caught sardines, mackerel, tuna, octopus, to the seafood traditional Açorda, a local seafood delicacy you cannot miss out on. 

Discover the restaurants and taverns where locals usually go to eat and experience the best Algarvian dishes. Make sure you taste the well-known Dona Xica's "bifana", that has been feeding the fishermen for more than 20 years. Wash this all down with some delectable wine (from Portugal, of course) and this is a food tour that you will not forget in a hurry.

These tours take place in an area steeped in history, and our guides are expert at bringing to life the stories of that are associated with Faro's architecture. On this tour, we will take you away from the commercial tourist route and show you the places where locals eat, letting you in on a few of our precious local secrets along the way.
 
Practical information
- Wear comfortable shoes and clothing
- Bring your appetite, curiosity and good mood
- Your camera to record and share the good moments
- Price for children under 11 years is 44 EUR
 
Included
  • Fall in love with the local people and their habits
  • Learn the history and legends of the Algarve
  • Taste the typical Algarvian fish dishes
  • Discover Faro Market
  • Enter inside a City Wall
Group-size:
2 - 12 ppl
Rates
Per
Price
Person
$
103
52
Children
Per
Price
Pricing Info
Child
$
62
35
Children under 11 years old
Timing
Dates
Start Time
Weekly on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday10:00 AM
Duration
4,5 H
More Info
Cancellation Policy
Standard
  • Cancellations made 2 days before will be fully refunded.
  • Cancellations made at a later date will not be refunded.
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Overall Experience
(5.0 of 5)
We have been on Food Tours on Buffalo NY, Phiiladelphia, New Orleans, New York, Baltimore, Panama City, Costa Rica, Mexico, Athens and this rates up near the top.Great way to see the city, markets while eating awesome food.If you´re a foodie this is a must do.
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/ Person
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Duration:
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Enjoy a traditional dinner 

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Faro, Faro, Portugal
Duration:
4 H
Meet the Chef at Faro Municipal Market ( in front door) and visit the market to purchase all the ingredients for making the cataplana ... more

Go to Tertúlia Algarvia: cooking class place.

Welcome to Tertúlia Algarvia

Conversation and screening a video about cataplana

Cooking class, during which participants will learn to prepare a cataplana with fish and shellfish or vegetarian Cataplana

Enjoy a traditional lunch

Visit the regional shop at Tertúlia Algarvia
$
88
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/ Person
Loulé, Faro, Portugal
Duration:
3 H
On the Happy Van’s Algarve Food Tour of Loulé, you have the opportunity to taste a good part of the rich cuisine of this city with Algarve and Portuguese traditional dishes. Visit ... more3 restaurants / taverns very frequented by the local population. Taste among them 9 different delicacies (tapas) accompanied by good Portuguese wine. The trip does not end without visiting a famous café for the tasting of a famous regional sweet accompanied by coffee or tea and a local brandy (medronho or melosa).

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Set out to discover Loulé, enjoy this unique tour, record the good moments in photography and understand why the Algarve is original and unique.