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2.5-hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour

Join a 2.5-hour boat tour aboard a solar boat enjoying a smooth and quiet stroll along Ria Formosa, contributing to the preservation of its natural heritage.

Highlights · 2.5 hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour

2.5 hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour
  • Experience an ecological solar boat trip through the beautiful Ria Formosa in the Algarve (Portugal).
  • Enjoy this amazing adventure with your family and friends.
  • Discover the beautiful landscapes and wildlife and enjoy nature in silence!

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2.5-hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour

What to expect?

2.5-hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour

Departing from Faro, during this 2.5-hour boat tour, you will learn about the fauna and flora of this protected area in the Algarve from your expert guide.

Ria Formosa is a nature lover's paradise and your guide will introduce you to this enormous biodiversity to make the most of this experience. Visit its lagoon and marshes, observe the many birds and fauna that inhabit this lagoon, without disturbing them.

Explore the canals to observe birds such as the white stork, little egret, and spoonbill. In the direction of the islands of the Natural Park, besides finding countless other birds, you will get to know the main local economic activity: shellfish farming and your guide will explain the importance of this activity for the local population while we will head towards a heavenly place where the lagoon meets the sea.

On the way back to Faro, enjoy the silence and sounds of the surrounding nature on a quiet and peaceful boat. This is a unique experience and an environmentally friendly alternative.

Price and optionals

2.5-hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour
  •   From: € 40.00 per person

Important info

2.5-hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour
  •   Duration: Under 4h
  •   Effort: Active
  •   Skills required: Beginner
  •   Difficulty level: Easy
  •   Languages spoken: English, Portuguese, Spanish
  •   Minimum booking (n_ of participants): 2
  •   Maximum booking (n_ of participants): 8

To fully enjoy the trip, we recommend that you to bring:

  • Small snack and plenty of water to drink to avoid dehydration.
  • Casual clothes and comfortable shoes suitable for water sports. We recommend the use of sailing shoes or similar with slip-resistant properties
  • wind-stopper and a waterproof coat are essential.
  • Sunglasses, hat and a good sun cream.
  • A camera is an extremely good idea.
  • A backpack is recommended to carry your personal belongings.

Safety first. Please follow the instructions and recommendations of your skipper, especially those relating to safety issues. Please note that all trips are subject to weather and sea conditions. The decision to cancel or return to port due to changing weather conditions is solely to the skipper. The schedules of departures and arrivals, duration and itineraries of the activities are subject to change without prior notice due to security determined by weather conditions, winds, tides and/or any other circumstances beyond the control of the operator.


2.5-hour Ria Formosa Eco-friendly Solar Boat Tour


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Member of WILDSEA Europe since 23/11/2018
Lands - Turismo na Natureza, Lda
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 Faro tours and boat tours offer unforgettable experiences in the beautiful Algarve’s Ria Formosa from Faro. With multiple 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 tours and activities! 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!
Lands - Turismo na Natureza, Lda
Edíficio Ginásio Clube Naval - Piso 0 Doca de Recreio de Faro
Faro Faro Algarve (Portugal)


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