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Boat Tour of Ria Formosa Islands

Hop aboard a 5-hour boat tour along ria Formosa and its beautiful islands! This guided boat tour is great for families and groups looking for a quite, natural adventure. Jump up in a kayak with the available snorkelling gear, and get surrounded by the incredible environment!


Boat Tour of Ria Formosa Islands
  • Enjoy bird and underwater marine wildlife watching along ria Formosa.
  • Stop in a remote beach in Culatra Island for a great snorkeling & kayaking experience.

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Boat Tour of Ria Formosa Islands

What to expect?

Boat Tour of Ria Formosa Islands

This 4 to 5-hour Boat Tour in Ria Formosa is perfect for family and group of friends looking for a quite, nature experience. During the Tour, you will enjoy the view of the rich marine life of these waters as well as having time to walk on the narrow canals of the Ria for observation of rare birds and the diverse marine fauna. You will be able to explore the Culatra Island and to discover an incredible desert beach,  the Ilha do Farol, and ArmonaAdditionally, you will have at your disposal kayaks and snorkelling gear to enjoy our guided active tours, which will immerse you in this beautiful natural environment.

Price and optionals

Boat Tour of Ria Formosa Islands
  •   From: € 30.00 per person
  •   Includes:
    • Tour Guide
    • Snorkelling equipment & gear
    • Sea kayaking equipment & gear

Important info

Boat Tour of Ria Formosa Islands
  •   Duration: Under 6h
  •   Effort: Active
  •   Skills required: Beginner
  •   Difficulty level: Easy
  •   Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
  •   Minimum booking (n_ of participants): 2
  •   Maximum booking (n_ of participants): 12

Please kindly note that a minimum of 2 participants is required for this activity to run.

This activity is subject to weather & sea conditions. If the activity is cancelled, you will be rescheduled or refunded, at your convenience.


  • Guided boat tour
  • guided activities 
  • kayaks and snorkelling gear 
  • tasting of local fisherman's food
Does not include: 

  • Lunch - additional cost 15€ 


Boat Tour of Ria Formosa Islands


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Member of WILDSEA Europe since 08/02/2018
Tours ria Formosa, Olhão
We offer boat tours as well as bird & dolphin watching tours on traditional boats.
Tours ria Formosa, Olhão
Avenida 5 Outubro Marina de olhão loja 7 8700-306
Olhão Algarve (Portugal)


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