The district Faro (Distrito de Faro ) is a district in Portugal, it corresponds to the traditional province of Algarve. To the north borders the district to the district of Beja in the east to Spain and to the south and west by the Atlantic Ocean. Area: 4960 km ². Population (2001): 395 208. Capital of the district of Faro. License plate for trailers: FA.
The district Faro is divided into the following 16 counties ( municipios ):
- Castro Marim
- São Brás de Alportel
- Vila do Bispo
- Vila Real de Santo António
Aveiro | Beja | Braga | Bragança | Castelo Branco | Coimbra | Evora | Faro | Guarda | Leiria | Lisbon | Port Alegre | Porto | Santarém | Setubal | Viana do Castelo | Vila Real | Viseu
- Portuguese district