Dolphin watching and 4 islands tour in Ria Formosa
Activities

Dolphin watching and 4 islands tour in Ria Formosa

Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish , Portuguese
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 8 hours
Do this because
  • Relax and admire the natural reserve of Ria Formosa
  • Observe the dolphins in the crystalline water
  • Explore the 4 islands of the Area
What to expect

If you're planning to visit the Algarve and you're a nature and adventure lover this experience is for you. Get ready to enjoy a fabulous full-day of adventure, where you'll navigate across the Ria Formosa waters, and you'll have the opportunity to pass between the marvelous Deserta and Farol islands, cross the Cape of Santa Maria and enjoy the beauty of the union of the waters between the Ria Formosa and the Atlantic Ocean.

This full-day tour will begin in Faro where you'll join the rest of the group to start a unique boat trip trough this natural reserve. After enjoying a trip to Ria Formosa natural park, get ready to go along the coast with the purpose of observing the magnificent dolphins of the area swimming in the clear and crystalline waters. The tour will continue sailing until Farol Island, where you'll stop to visit the picturesque village around, the iconic lighthouse and, enjoy walking near the sea. Then the tour will continue in Culatra Island where you'll stop for 2 hours to discover the traditional fishing village and if you want, you'll be able to relish a traditional lunch at a typical fishermen's restaurant. The next stop of the trip will be on Hangares Island, where you'll be able to observe the oyster culture. Finally, you'll sail to Deserta Island, where you'll be able snorkeling and swimming in the crystalline waters.

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What's included
  • Snorkeling Masks
  • Time to Lunch in Culatra Islands
  • Guided tour
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
Reduced price
  • Children (age 4-9 )
Where

Rua Comandante Francisco Manuel, 8000-138 Faro, Portugal

Meeting point:

Cais da Porta Nova

What to remember
  • Children under 4 years can't participate in this activity
  • The activity schedule might variate according to the weather conditions
  • Finding dolphins in the area is not guaranteed
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When
  • From June to September, daily at 8.00am
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Provider
Estrela da Ria Formosa
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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