Explore Ria Formosa Nature Park on this 2-hour guided kayak tour from Faro. This kayaking adventure is a fantastic family-friendly activity for anyone visiting the Algarve. Take in the natural beauty of this stunning area while also enjoying a good splash around in its tranquil waters.
Head out on a leisurely paddle through the peaceful waters of Ria Formosa, taking in the beauty of its unique habitats and charming birdlife. And if wildlife is what interests you most, you might also like to consider our Birdwatching Boat Tour of Ria Formosa or our Walking Birdwatching Tour of Ria Formosa.
Following a quick lesson on how to handle your kayak, this 2-hour kayak tour in Ria Formosa will take you on an adventure of exploration along the channels and marshes of this spectacular wetland area.
All the family will enjoy this kayaking tour; it really is a fantastic adventure in Ria Formosa. With your guide, you’ll discover the enormous abundance of wildlife and learn about the history and local economic activities of one of the most important protected areas in the Algarve. You’ll head out on a leisurely paddle through the peaceful waters of Ria Formosa, stopping at one of its islets for a break and to take in the beauty of the area’s unique habitats.
After your rest stop, you’ll paddle back and enjoy stunning views of the old town of Faro along the way.
Just in case you’re worried, rest assured that all of our kayak tours in the Algarve are run by experienced instructors who know the area like the back of their hand. Our kayaks are double sit-on-top models and are safe, comfortable, and easy gliders. You are in safe hands and do not require previous paddling experience to enjoy this fantastic nature activity. If you’d prefer to go out on your own adventure, you might like to try our Faro Kayak Rental Service instead.
We can’t wait to show you around Faro on this Ria Formosa kayaking tour. Please feel free to get in touch if you have any questions whatsoever. Come experience the natural beauty of the Algarve!
Marina of Faro
Our guide was knowledge, patient, spoke amazing English and generally a great laugh. We had a great time and would highly recommend !
Lovely trip on the beautiful Ria Formosa. Our guide paced it perfectly and it was great to get some of the history of the Ria Formosa and its islands and to have the fiddled crabs, heron, oyster catchers and other birds pointed out and their habits described.
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||11 months||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional||11 months||The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||11 months||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-others||11 months||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance||11 months||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".|