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From Olhão: Boat Tour, Kayaking & Snorkelling in Ria Formosa

Product ID: 153462
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Discover the natural beauty of the Rio Formosa Islands. Enjoy a relaxing boat tour, stopping in Culatra and Farol. Snorkel on deserted beaches and kayak inside the lagoons.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a boat trip around the Ria Formosa islands
  • Kayak inside the Ria Formosa lagoons
  • Visit the islands of Culatra, Farol and Deserta
  • Swim and snorkel in crystal-clear waters off deserted beaches
Full description
Enjoy a 5 hour trip that takes you to the Ria Formosa Natural Park. Travel in a traditional boat with a captain and kayak to between 2 islands and a beautiful beach.
An ideal trip for those who enjoy the contact with nature.

This tour starts with the boat from Olhão. From here, travel to the natural paradise of Ria Formosa. This natural reserve is full of pretty beaches, little islands and is home to a unique flora and fauna. Here you can swim on a deserted beach. Afterwards, jump on to a kayak to paddle from the Island Armona to Island Culatra. The journey is about 1 hour, and you will be able to enjoy the beautiful view and calm waters of Ria Formosa. You don’t need to have any previous experience for this kayaking. On Culatra, we’ll invite you for a delicious lunch at a typical fish restaurant (cost 15€ person) 

This boat and kayak tour in Ria Formosa is the perfect activity for the whole family or group of friends (minimum age 8 years). 
  • Guide and tour
  • Snorkeling equipment by request
  • Kayak equipment
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Food and drinks (lunch is 15€ person)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women

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Meeting point

Ferry boat station, ticket office, Tours Ria Formosa, Av. 5 de Outubro 2, 8700-306 Olhão, Portugal.

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Tours ria Formosa

Product ID: 153462