Portuguese courses in Faro

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Enrol in a Portuguese course in Faro, the incredible capital of the Algarve! The city was an important centre for Roman trade, and there's plenty of history for you to explore as you study Portuguese in Faro. In fact, the city's incredible historical and cultural heritage give Faro its own particular charm, and you’re bound to remember your time spent learning Portuguese in Faro! 

Portuguese courses in Faro
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Portuguese schools in Faro

In this historic city, you can feel vibrant energy all year round: the incredible cuisine, good wine, and the legendary festivals will all accompany you on your Portuguese course in Faro! You’ll study Portuguese in Faro at one of our fantastic partner schools, who will ensure that you make great progress learning Portuguese abroad in immersive lessons. As you learn Portuguese in Faro, you’ll also be just a short walk from the old town, featuring sights such as Algarve Live Science Centre and the Jardim Manuel Bivar!

Why study Portuguese in Faro?

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  • On a Portuguese course in Faro, you’ll spend your time soaking up the sun and exploring the unique culture of the Algarve at attractions like the Museu Regional do Algarve - contact us for more information about living in Faro.
  • While you’re studying Portuguese abroad here, make sure to try local delicacies like caldeirada, a fish stew, and relax on local beaches like the spectacular Praia de Faro!
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  • Faro is truly the gateway to the Algarve region, where you can experience the nightlife and attractions in centres like Albufeira, or just explore the wildlife at Ria Formosa lagoon.
  • As you learn Portuguese in Faro, make sure to take a boat trip to the Ilha da Barreta (Deserted Island), where you’ll be greeted by one of the best beaches in the Algarve.
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  • There are plenty of activities as you learn Portuguese abroad in Faro that will take you out on the beautiful sea, from whale and dolphin watching trips to kayaking lessons!
  • You can also try a surfing lesson or quad biking in the countryside, and when you’re ready to relax, enjoy a food tour of the best Portuguese cuisine in Faro.

Popular questions about studying Portuguese in Faro:

How much does it cost to live and study in Faro?

Faro is a great place to study Portuguese abroad, especially if you want to try traditional Portuguese cuisine, as you can expect to pay around 10 EUR for a meal in a restaurant, while local snacks like bifana could cost just 2 EUR. Our Portuguese courses in Faro start from 285 EUR per week, and you can reach out to ESL for a free quote for your language course abroad in Portugal. 


What are the benefits of studying Portuguese in Faro?

  • Faro is a sun-soaked destination perfect for if you want to combine studying Portuguese abroad with an unforgettable beach break.
  • As you learn Portuguese in Faro, you’ll learn more about the unique culture of the Algarve while practising your Portuguese each day with the friendly locals in the city.

What type of Portuguese courses can I study in Faro?

ESL offers a wide range of Portuguese courses in Faro for both junior and adult language learners - so whether you’re looking for an advanced course or beginner’s lessons, we can help you craft the perfect language study holiday! Some of the courses at our partner schools include:

  • Lessons from A1 to C1 level, including intensive courses
  • Combined private and group courses

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