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Ria Formosa National Park: Kayak Trip

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Tours Activities Good for groups Water activities Reseller exclusions Nature & adventure Outdoor activities

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!


  • 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 in the area


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 will 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. Depart Faro and travel 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 you head into the marshes and islets. Keep your eyes open for the hundreds of varieties of birdlife to which the park is home! Once you reach the national park, pass people working in the clam farms and head straight towards a small islet with your friends! Spend the day on the water in a fun and safe kayak while you get to know one of the world's most beautiful natural enclaves.


2-hour kayak tour Use of double kayaks, paddles, and safety gear Local guide Live commentary on board

Important Information

  • It is recommended that you bring: (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
  • Use of double kayaks and paddles are included
  • Please carry extra money for tips(optional) and other expenses

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