Within the scope of the 2nd Edition of the Five Star Region Awards 2019, the District of Faro was distinguished with 13 winners, one of them is the Castle of Silves in the category of National Monuments.
The Five Star Regions Award is an evaluation system that identifies, according to the Portuguese population, the best that exists in each of the 20 districts (including autonomous regions) in terms of natural resources, gastronomy, art and culture, heritage and other regional icons of national reference; as well as rewards Portuguese companies that differ at regional level.
Through a national vote the Portuguese have identified, for each of the districts, what they consider extraordinary at various levels. This poll was managed by Multidados.com, one of the five-star partner market research companies.
The Municipality of Silves welcomes the recognition received, which is a victory not only of the local authority, but also of its technicians, citizens in general.