Look no further than Figs on the Funcho, your gateway to an extraordinary Algarve experience. Nestled in the heart of Portugal, this hidden gem offers a variety of immersive activities, promising a perfect blend of adventure, culture, and tranquillity. Embark on a journey with us to discover the Algarve like never before.

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Dip into the World of Art: Painting Workshops Amid Nature's Canvas

Unleash your creativity in the picturesque surroundings of Figs on the Funcho. Our painting workshops, led by experienced art tutors, provide a haven for artists of all levels. Picture yourself creating masterpieces while surrounded by the vibrant hues of nature. Some packages even include revitalizing yoga sessions under ancient carob trees, providing the perfect balance of relaxation and inspiration.

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Walk in the Footsteps of Sun-Soaked Trails

Featured on Channel Four's "A New Life in the Sun," Figs on the Funcho invites you to discover walking trails walking trails that blend outdoor adventures with cultural exploration. Tailored walks cater to all levels, showcasing the region's beauty and history. Feel the warmth of the sun on your face as you explore the Algarve's hidden gems on foot, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

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Culinary Adventures: Cooking Classes with a Mediterranean Twist

Indulge your taste buds in group food preparation and cooking classes inspired by the Mediterranean lifestyle or 'Portugal's Spice Route and Beyond.' Drawing inspiration from culinary maestros like Yotam Ottolenghi, Sami Tamimi, and Jamie Oliver, our cooking experiences cooking experiences promise a delicious journey through the vibrant flavours of Portuguese cuisine.

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Tranquil Haven on the Algarve

Nestled along the picturesque Funcho River, Figs on the Funcho has been awarded the title of Algarve's Most Idyllic Riverside Retreat 2023 by LuxLife Hospitality. This tranquil haven is the ideal environment to relax, boost well-being, and calm the mind. Immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere as you unwind in comfortable accommodations surrounded by breath-taking natural beauty.

Meet Cheryl and Graham: Your Algarve Adventure Leaders

Join Figs on the Funcho founders, Cheryl and Graham, whose inspiring journey and adventures in the Algarve are chronicled in Alyson Sheldrake's book, "A New Life in the Algarve Portugal."

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Featured on 'A New Life in the Sun' and 'Where Are They Now,' this dynamic duo brings over 25 years of expertise in unveiling the Algarve's top beaches, eateries, and villages for unforgettable experiences. Their story, intricately woven into the fabric of the Algarve, adds an extra layer of authenticity to your journey. Enthusiastic about Mediterranean and Middle Eastern culinary cuisine, Cheryl and Graham derive inspiration not only from their favourite chefs like Ottolenghi, Belfrage, and Tamimi but also from the vibrant tapestry of the Mediterranean Diet and lifestyle. Their cooking style reflects bold flavours, a variety of spices, the use of fresh herbs, and a dedication to highlighting the inherent qualities of ingredients.

Welcome to a journey of discovery and flavour!

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Reviews Speak Louder Than Words

Guests at Figs on the Funcho have been effusive in their praise, and Judith's review is a testament to the exceptional dining experience they offer. She shares, "The vegetarian meals are a delicious revelation. I’ve ordered my first-ever veggie cookbook to continue the benefits of ‘Fig’s’ healthy delicious meals." Ann, a returning guest, describes it as a "fabulous way to spend a week" with a "spectacular location, comfortable accommodation, warm welcome, wonderful food, and expert tuition." Tracy echoes the sentiment, praising Cheryl and Graham as "wonderful hosts" and the food as "absolutely wonderful."

Join our community of satisfied guests and make your next holiday unforgettable.

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Find the Experience Holiday for You

Ready to embark on a journey of discovery and flavour? Find the perfect experience holiday for you at Figs on the Funcho. Visit our website www.figsonthefuncho.com, drop us an email at graham@figsonthefuncho.com, or give us a call at (+351) 969 335 749.

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Your Algarve adventure awaits!