Figs On The Funcho

Arts and Crafts

Algarve Arts and Crafts | Local shops in Algarve, Portugal

Monchique, the picturesque village close to Figs on the Funcho is known for its local crafts. Pick up hand-made pottery, basketwork, tablecloths and leather goods here. Look out for the famous ‘scissors chair’ that is also made in this region and don’t leave without a traditional copper cataplana – a dish used for Portuguese stews. Enjoy a day out following the pottery route and visiting the pottery outlets around Porches.