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Faro: Ria Formosa Boat Tour with 2 Island Visits

4.7 / 5

86 reviews

Faro: Ria Formosa Boat Tour with 2 Island Visits

From US$ 283 per group up to 8

Visit the Ria Formosa Natural Park on a cruise. Make stops at 2 islands and hear interesting commentary from your knowledgeable guide.

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Duration 4 hours
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  • Sail through the channels in Ria Formosa Natural Park by catamaran
  • Enjoy a swim along the way
  • Stop to see the beautiful islands of Farol and Deserta
Full description
Sail to the beautiful Ria Formosa Natural Park on an enchanting sightseeing cruise. The journey follows the Ria Formosa channels and includes stops at the magical islands of Farol and Deserta. The modern, comfortable boat provides a pleasant and comfortable way of exploring the islands. The guide on board will provide commentary on the natural park and the islands you visit in Portuguese, English, French, and Spanish. Don't forget your swimsuit and towel, as there will be plenty of breaks for swimming.
  • Boat tour
  • Pick-up service
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Look for the local partner's desk, located about 10 meters in front of Eva Senses Hotel. Your guide will be wearing a red T-shirt.

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Know before you go

  • A hotel pick-up and drop off service is available at an additional cost. Please contact the local supplier after booking to request this service
  • You can bring your own snacks and drinks
  • You will receive a safety briefing and life jackets
  • The morning tour includes a break for lunch at a restaurant on Farol island (price of the lunch is not included)
  • The tour lasts for 4 hours in the morning and 3.5 hours in the afternoon
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4.7 /5

based on 86 reviews

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Magic ballad, for a moment time stopped, few people in this period, we were able to fully appreciate these places, the population makes it a point of honor to preserve these places, congratulations! A very special mention for Miguel our benevolent guide, he knows these places perfectly, he talks about them with passion. I recommend, you can go there with your eyes closed. Thanks to Paula for her warm welcome and her kindness.

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February 17, 2020

Nice visit with an invested and warm guide

The visit to the Ria Formosa was a real pleasure! Thank you to the guide Ricardo, who made us discover this magnificent place (ria formosa + 2 splendid islands) He was funny, involved and knew the place very well. Our visit went really well and in terms of language, Ricardo speaks French and English very well. Nice little activity, to do without hesitation, I recommend +++++

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September 22, 2019

Deuxième croisière en l espace de 15 jours avec des amis qui sont venus me rejoindre pendant mon séjour. Une fois de plus tout était parfait aucune fausses notes. Notre guide Philippe a su nous faire partager ses connaissances de cet endroit magnifique, tout y était soleil dépaysement,je recommande sans hésitation

February 26, 2020

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