Ria Formosa & Faro Tours and Boat Tours


Popular Faro Boat Tours

  • Experience the Ria Formosa Eco Boat Tour departing from Faro with Lands.pt. Discover the stunning Algarve coastal landscape, serene waterways, and rich biodiversity on this eco-friendly adventure.

    Ria Formosa Eco Boat Tour

    1 hour
    Small group boat tour around Faro, through Ria Formosa Natural Park. Enjoy the Algarve in a eco-friendly and relaxing experience.
    (7 Reviews)
  • Lands' eco boat gliding through the calm waters of Ria Formosa, on our Birdwatching Boat Tour

    Faro Boat Trip – Birdwatching in Ria Formosa

    2.5 hours
    Birdwatching tour aboard a solar-powered boat that provides a smooth and quiet ride throughout Ria Formosa - a paradise for nature lovers.
    (5 Reviews)
  • Guests engaging in a guided sunset boat tour from Faro, admiring the changing colors of the sky over Ria Formosa.

    Sunset Ria Formosa Boat Trip

    1 Hour
    Soak up the Ria Formosa stunning natural surroundings on an eco-friendly solar boat trip. Enjoy beautiful views over the Old Town of Faro as you experience a beautiful sunset in the Algarve.
    (3 Reviews)

Why Book Faro Tours and Boat Trips with Lands?

Our Mission

Our mission is to promote the Algarve and Ria Formosa. Our tours and activities have a strong interpretive component, seeking to promote what’s unique in Portugal’s southernmost region.

Local Business

Founded in 2003, we were one of the first local companies to specialise in Portugal boat tours, trips, and activities specialized in nature-based tourism.


Whether on our Faro trips or walking tours, we are a friendly team and we’re always here to help. We want our guests to have the best possible experience during their stay in the Algarve.

Sustainable Tourism

Lands is committed to sustainable tourism throughout all of our activities in Faro. We do eco-friendly tours in the Algarve, with a special focus on the Ria Formosa Nature Park.

Popular Activities in Faro, Portugal

  • Rent a kayak to explore the Algarve's Ria Formosa from Faro

    Ria Formosa & Faro Kayak Rental Service

    Since 2 Hours, 30 Min
    Paddle around the tranquil waters of Ria Formosa. Perfect for visitors looking for ways to experience nature while embarking on a fun-filled adventure.
    (1 Review)
  • Discover this Nature Park in the Algarve with a local guide on this kayak tour around Faro

    Ria Formosa Kayaking Tour from Faro, Algarve

    2 Hours
    Explore Ria Formosa on this guided kayak tour. A fantastic family-friendly activity along the channels and marshes of the natural park.
    (2 Reviews)
  • Couple Birdwatching Ria Formosa Ludo Quinta do Lago

    Guided Walking Tour in Ria Formosa from Faro

    3 Hours
    Get your boots on and enjoy the pine woodlands, marshes, and salt pans of Ria Formosa in the protected areas of Ludo and Quinta do Lago.

Enjoy Nature on Our Faro Tours

Lands – Turismo na Natureza hosts fun and engaging eco-friendly boat tours in Ria Formosa and experiences in Faro all year long!

Led by nature lovers and certified biologists, our boat tours in the Algarve and activities in Faro offer unforgettable experiences in the beautiful Ria Formosa, all leaving from Faro.

With multiple Faro tours to enjoy one of Portugal’s Seven Natural Wonders, there is no better way to experience Ria Formosa than through an eco-tour with Lands. Join us on a smooth birdwatching boat trip in the Algarve, in the search for the birds and nature of the Algarve’s Ria Formosa or a Ria Formosa kayaking adventure to experience the natural beauty of this stunning area.

Kayak rental is also possible to head out on a leisurely paddle and take in the beauty of Faro’s Ria Formosa unique habitats on your own time. Walking tours and birdwatching activities in the westernmost part of Ria Formosa also offer memorable outings with local guides who enjoy nature as much as you do.

Since 2003, many guests have joined our eco-friendly activities in Faro, Portugal! Not sure where to begin? Our Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour is the most popular one! Join us – we’d love to show you around!

Give us a call!

Whether you have got a question or just want to say hello, get in touch with us.

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Clean & Safe Certified

As a Clean & Safe certified company, Lands – Turismo na Natureza commits to comply with health safety recommendations issued by the National Tourism Authority according to National Health Authority guidelines.

You’re Safe with us. We want you to have the best experience in Ria Formosa during your holiday in the Algarve.

Enjoy your experience in Portugal and all its beauty in safety.

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Guided Walks in the Algarve

Get your walking boots on for a walk in the Algarve.


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