The airport in Faro is small and clear. He is served by various airlines.
We recommend renting a car in advance.

From Faro airport to Vinha Velha by car
GPS coordinates: N37°8'26.2536"   W8°48'13.5144"

Follow the Blue sign —> A22 direction Portimão. At the end of the A22 take the second exit at the roundabout to the village Bensafrim. Drive straight through the village. At the end of the village, turn right and follow the sign Barao de Sao Joao.

Drive all the way to Barao de São João.

In Barao de São João turn left at the church, then immediately right (towards Sagres). To the right is a red sign reading correios). After a few meters take another right and follow sign 'Mata Nacional.' The twisty, narrow road takes you straight up the hill towards a lookout point. Take the dirt road into 'Mata Nacional' and follow the dirt road until you see a white sign with black letters saying 'Vinha Velha.' Turn left. Keep on following the colourful hand made sign labeled Vinha Velha.


Take the bus from Faro airport to Faro train station.
Take the train to Lagos. It's a beautiful ride along the Coast. Exit at Lagos train station.
There is a bus from Lagos to Barao de São João but it runs irregularly. That's why we advise taking a taxi (15-20 Euros).
If agreed beforehand we can arrange a pick from Barao to Vinha Velha.


Takes you directly from Faro airport to the Barao de São João. Costs 25 Euros per person.
From Barao there is the possibility of being picked up by us.

Bookinh 24h before


Contact: Vinha Velha

8600-028 Barao de Sao Joao

Clara Kegel:

tax number: 501571574