Read Our Southern Portugal Travel Guides

Expert articles, news, and blogs for traveling to Ria Formosa, Faro, and Portugal.

Read Our Specialised Ria Formosa Travel Guides

From our general blogs to specialized Ria Formosa travel guides, we want you to be as informed as possible before your trip! Check this page out regularly for the latest news! Or, if you’re ready to book your Faro activities, we have a range of eco experiences for you.

Explore and enjoy birdlife and nature on this eco-tour of Ria Formosa and make your visit around Faro a sustainable tourism choice.

Birdwatching & Walking Guide

Kayaking In The Algarve

Guests engaging in a guided sunset tour from Faro, admiring the changing colors of the sky over Ria Formosa.

Boating & Eco Boat Tours

Ria Formosa viewed from above. A series of verdant lank networks in a blue ocean studded with boats.

Ria Formosa Travel Guide

A Traveller’s Guide to the Algarve

A New Look For Lands, Same Brilliant Eco-Boat Tours

Lands is excited to introduce its fresh and revitalized visual identity. This change is motivated by the desire to improve communication with you, our audience. With over two...
Read More

Taking a Boat Trip in the Algarve

The Algarve…where locals are as warm and welcoming as the weather! Famous for its golden beaches and azure waters, the Algarve is a magnificent destination to explore by...
Read More

5 Reasons to Take a Day Trip to Ria Formosa Nature Park

If you’ve been thinking of taking a holiday to the Algarve, this is your sign to go for it! As one of Portugal’s Seven Natural Wonders, this southernmost...
Read More
Eco-conscious tour boat navigating through the winding water channels of Ria Formosa, surrounded by lush greenery.

A Closer Look at Lands’ Private Solar-Powered Boat Tours

Looking to enjoy the natural wonders of the Algarve in an eco-friendly way? Join Lands to discover how to explore the area by solar-powered boat.
Read More
Red-Crested Pochard in Faro (Algarve) - a bird usually seen on our birdwatching tour of Ria Formosa.

Top 10 Reasons to Go Birdwatching in The Algarve

Here is a list of the 10 top reasons why the Algarve is such a popular destination for a birdwatching holiday.
Read More
Image of a traveler standing by the misty coastal waters in the Lofoten Islands, Norway – in the background, tall mountains loom large

10 Great European Kayaking Destinations

Europe is a continent of stunning natural beauty, and its waterways and coastal regions are no exception! From the crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean to the wild rivers...
Read More

The Best Things to See and Do in Ria Formosa

Spanning 60 km of the Algarve coast on the southernmost point of Portugal, sun-seekers and sightseers visit the Ria Formosa every year to enjoy a range of activities...
Read More

The Best Places to Find Flamingos in the Algarve

The Algarve is a stunning region in the south of Portugal, known for its beautiful beaches, warm weather, and impressive nature reserves. One of the most remarkable sights...
Read More

How Big is Ria Formosa Natural Park?

If you’re planning a trip to the Algarve and would like to explore one of Portugal’s natural wonders, look no further than Ria Formosa Natural Park. Located in...
Read More
kayak algarve portugal lands

A Guide to Eco Tours in Ria Formosa, Portugal

If you’re planning a trip to Portugal’s beautiful Algarve region but are conscious of keeping your eco-footprint minimal, look no further! At Lands – Turismo na Natureza, responsibly...
Read More
Sunset Ria Formosa Boat Trip

A Guide to Boat Tours and Activities in the Algarve

When you picture Portugal’s Algarve region, it’s likely that azure waters and golden sandy beaches are the first things that come to mind. And, given their beauty, there’s...
Read More
1 2 3
en_GBEnglish (UK)
Open chat
Here to help
Hello. How can we help you today?