Faro Airport Car Rental
In the heart of Algarve and along the south coast of Portugal, Faro Airport is not too far from the city centre, easily reachable relying on the car rental at Faro Airport with RentalUp!
The service, indeed, will allow you to pick your rental car up comfortably at Faro Airport.
Realized in the early 1970s, Faro Airport has undergone a series of restorations, over the years, aimed at the expansion of the indoors of the terminal and to a precise extension of the runway. Considered the second busiest airport for passenger traffic in Portugal, after Portela Airport of Lisbon, that of Faro is equipped with a rest zone, cafés, restaurants, lounge bars, duty free and gift shops and offers frequent daily flights to reach the most important European cities.
Reaching the old town is really easy with the car rental atFaro Airport: it is enough to drive along the Estrada Nacional n. 125 and begin to admire what Algarve has to offer.
Faro: points of interest
Capital city of Algarve, Faro is a suggestive and exciting place with breath-taking sceneries, all deserving to be admired.
Thanks to the car rental service at Faro Airport, the first stop of your journey will be the capital city, whose old town still perfectly preserves the Moresque city walls built by the Arabians, founders of the city, the paved streets, beautiful XVIII century palaces and various churches, each of which is inspired by a different architectonic style.
You cannot miss a stop to the Igreja da Sé: this church, built in 1251 and rebuilt several times, today is a splendid example of the fusion among Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque styles. In addition to the traditional Portuguese azulejos, you can here find bones, skulls and a crenelated tower.
Moreover, the Baroque Church do Carmo is really breath-taking: flanked by two belfries, the church is a triumph of Brazilian gold, as the chapel’s decors witness. You cannot miss neither Capela dos Ossos, entirely upholstered in human bones and skulls belonging to more than one thousand of monks.
You cannot miss a stop to the Natural Park Ria Formosa, very rich in wild animals and rare birds, or in one of the many beaches of the coast, among which we have to mention Ilha do Farol and Ilha Deserta, reachable only by boat, to get relaxed.
Faro: art and culture
In the heart of the old town you can visit Museu Arquelógico e Lapidar Infante D. Henrique, inside the Convent de Nossa Senhorada Assunção.
Among the most ancient ones in Portugal, the museum preserves tens of archaeological findings belonging to different eras, among which the busts of Emperor Adrian and Agrippina stands out, a complete collection of epigraphs, mosaics, azulejos, tens of holy art paintings.
Palaca d’Estoi, the only castle of Algarve, is also interesting, realized in Rococo style, with an impressive pink façade and a staircase made of thousands of azulejos.
In short, these are all places you must visit with your car rented at Faro Airport with RentalUp; with this solution, you will decide where to go, in how much time and when coming back.
Car Rental with no credit card at Faro Airport
Thanks to RentalUp, you can pick your rental car up at Faro Airport, also if you do not have a credit card!
In a few minutes, you can search and choose place, date and time of pickup and delivery. By applying the “with no credit card deposit” filter, you will get a list of cars that you can rent with no credit card. Choose the one you prefer at the best price offered by one of the partners of RentalUp!
You can pay with debit card (Bancomat, Visa Electron, Mastercard Debit) or prepaid card: the car rental service at Faro Airport with no creditcard is affordable to everyone!