Private half-day boat tour in Ria Formosa
National park tours

Private half-day boat tour in Ria Formosa

Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish , Portuguese
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 4 hours
Do this because
  • Explore the fauna and flora of the Natural Park of Ria Formosa
  • Enjoy snorkeling in Deserta Island
  • Relax and relish the landscape
What to expect

If you're planning to visit Faro and you're a nature passionate, this tour is for you. Get ready to discover this protected area at your own pace accompanied by a professional guide where you'll explore the landscapes, admire the wildlife and, learn more about this unique place in Portugal.

This private experience will begin in Faro where you'll meet the staff to begin a 4-hour boat tour where you'll have the opportunity to discover the most beautiful waters of the Algarve. Accompanied by a professional guide, get ready to admire the landscapes and learn more about the fauna and flora of the Natural Park of Ria Formosa. In this protected area, you'll also explore the nature of the Deserta and Farol islands, 2 must-sees if you're visiting this area. Don't miss the opportunity to relax and enjoy the views at your own pace. If you want to relish a snorkeling adventure you'll be able to borrow free masks on board and explore the crystalline waters of Deserta Island, which with its 11 km of beach, is the most southern point of Portugal. The experience will continue in Farol Island, where you'll have the opportunity to admire the village around the lighthouse and see the union of the waters in the wonderful Santa Maria cape, the southernmost point of mainland Portugal.

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What's included
  • 4-hour private boat tour
  • Guide
  • Snorkeling masks
What's not included
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and drinks

Rua Comandante Francisco Manuel 41, 8000-138 Faro, Portugal

Meeting point:

Estrela da Ria Formosa stand

What to remember
  • The maximum number of participants to book this tour is 10
  • The tour schedule might variate according to the weather conditions
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  • Daily at 9.00am and 3.00pm
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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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