Explore the route on the map below, driving about 66km (35 miles) from Faro Airport.
View a printable version of the driving instructions from Faro Airport.
Download Google Earth, and explore the beaches and surrounding area from above in amazing detail, by clicking on these links and opening the files:
(Note: you may want to save these files on your computer then open them up in Google Earth.)
Some of the major beaches: (Click on the satellite picture to see it larger)