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  1. Portugal
  2. Algarve
  3. Faro
  4. Ria Formosa

Ria Formosa National Park: Kayak Trip

Product ID: 16258
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Discover the natural beauty of Faro and the Ria Formosa. Take your kayak into the marshlands and lagoon with your professional guide who can help point out the wildlife we're sure to discover! Spend a fun time exploring and relaxing in paradise!
About this activity
Duration: 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Discover the Ria Formosa in your own Kayak
  • Whether you're already a pro or it's your first time, enjoy paddling your kayak with professional guidance
  • Explore the marshlands and see local Clam farmers working
  • Keep your eyes open for the many varieties of sea and birdlife who live here
Full description
The protected land of the Ria Formosa on Portugal's southernmost tip is a marvel of wildlife, landscape and natural beauty. There are many ways to explore this biodiverse paradise, but surely the most fun is by kayak! On this tour you'll discover the white beaches, the clear waters, and the incredible bird and sea life with which the park teems.

Your professional guide is here to help you get the most out of your kayaking adventure. Whether you're a seasoned pro or it's your first time, the calm waters and beautiful landscape are the perfect backdrop for your visit to this national park.

We will depart Faro towards the lagoon of the Ria Formosa for a quick lesson on how to handle your kayak. With no waves here, it is the perfect place for learning before we had into the marshes and islets that make this place so special. Keep your eyes open for the hundreds of varieties of bird life to which the park is home!

Once we reach the national park, we'll pass people working in the clam farms and head straight towards a small islet with your friends!

Come out and spend anice time the day on the water in a fun and safe kayak while you get to know one of our world's richest natural enclaves.
  • Kayak tour with tour guide
  • Kayak
  • Paddles
  • Safety gear
What’s Not Included
  • Transfer/Pickup
Not suitable for
  • Non-swimmers

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Meeting point

Edifício Ginásio Clube Naval Doca de Recreio de Faro 8000-541 Faro Algarve - Portugal N 37º 0'54.19" W -007º 56'13.74"

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We recommend:
(1) Use of suitable clothing and footwear for a kayak tour
(2) Hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and sunglasses holder
(3) Waterproof clothing for tours during autumn and winter
(4) Bathing suit, towel for tours during spring and summer
(5) Water and small energetic snack
(6) Spare clothing
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Product ID: 16258