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Lands - Turismo na Natureza

Avenida Republica - Stand 5 | Marina de Faro, Faro 8000-541, Portugal
+351 914 539 511
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Owner description: We organize tours and activities in the Ria Formosa » Sailing Boat Trips » Kayak Tours » Birdwatching Tours» Guided Walks » Kayak Rental & Hire.... more » Owner description: We organize tours and activities in the Ria Formosa » Sailing Boat Trips » Kayak Tours » Birdwatching Tours» Guided Walks » Kayak Rental & Hire. Ecotourism in the Ria Formosa. Several daily departures throughout the year. « less
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Braunschweig, Germany
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We rented a kayak for 4 hours (35 euro) and paddeled from Faro to the beach of Faro. This was a nice 1,5 hour trip (in favor of the tide). A map of the area with potential routs was provides and a ton and seats for the boat where included. For the way back we did paddel to the farry... More

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Dear Martin, Many thanks for sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. It's very good to know you had a nice time during your kayaking experience in Ria Formosa. We would like to thank you again for your preference and send our regards on behalf of our team @ Lands, Bárbara More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We had a great kayak tour with our guide David, who was not only very friendly and pleasant person but also did a great job in explaining the nature of Ria Formosa to us. We enjoyed it a lot! p.s.: No worries if you are not experienced in kayaking - you'll get some instructions, the speed is adjusted to your... More

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Dear Karo, Many thanks for taking your time and reviewing us on Trip Advisor. We're very happy to know that you had a great kayak tour in Ria Formosa with Lands. Visitors feedback means a lot to us and it's really nice to know you enjoyed it a lot. We agree when you mention guests don't need to worry if... More

Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

enjoing the natural park formosa by kayak was our highlight in visiting faro. our guide david did an awesome job! thanks for that.

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Dear Kala, Many thanks for your nice comments about the kayak tour in Ria Formosa with us. We are very happy to know you had a perfect day out kayaking. Visitors feedback is very important for us and we're very satisfied to hear that enjoying the Ria Formosa Nature Park by kayak was your highlight in Faro and that our... More

Vienna, Austria
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I booked this trip as a surprise for my boyfriend and I hit the mark! We enjoyed it a lot! Our guide David was very friendly, explained a lot and taught us how to sail.He seemed very professionell and I think he enjoys a lot what he is doing because he stayed for over an hour longer than we booked... More

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Dear Anna Many thanks for taking your time and reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are truly happy to know that you had the best trip with our company. Knowing that you would definitely go on sailing and will for sure come back is one of best feedbacks we can have. And many thanks for your nice comments about our guide,... More

London, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

The highlight of our trip to Faro was the Kayak and the Sailing trip. We did plan in advance and Barbara was so helpful in clearing all our doubts and with the bookings. Unfortunately, the weather changed its mood and the day we booked the activities turned out to be raining cats and dogs. But, we were so looking forward... More

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Dear Navjeet, Thank you so much for taking your time and comment on your kayak trip with Lands. Knowing you had an excellent kayak trip in the Ria Formosa with us and that you enjoyed every minute of it is great because your opinion is really important for us. Reading about how our guide shared his knowledge of the area,... More

The Peak District
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We took a 2 hour guided kayak tour in the Ria Formosa nature reserve last week and had the most wonderful time. The scenery is beautiful. Our guide told us all about the wildlife, plants and environmental issues and pointed out lots of birds that we would probably have missed on our own. It was the highlight of our holiday!... More

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Bárbara A, Owner at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Dear Cath, Many thanks for sharing your experience with Lands on TripAdvisor. We're very happy to know you had a wonderful guided kayak tour with us in the Ria Formosa and that you spent the most wonderful time in this Nature Park. The fact you mentioned it was the highlight of your holiday and that you felt most welcome means... More

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We went on a really enjoyable guided boat trip in the Ria Formosa natural park. The guide was very knowledgable about the wildlife and the waterways and spoke excellent English. We saw many bird species. Armed with the knowledge of the guided tour, we then went on an unguided 4 hour tour of the Ria Formosa in a 2 man... More

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Dear Mick, Many thanks for your taking your time and reviewing us on Tripadvisor. Your opinion is very important for us and it's great you had the most enjoyable and energetic kayak journey in the Ria Formosa. Kayaking is definitively one of the best ways to explore this protected area where you can witness the wonderful birdlife of the Ria... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Make sure you bring adequate I.D. and the address of where you are staying if you just want to rent a kayak from Lands as we had to go all the way back to our hotel to get this when we tried to rent one. This is not made clear on the website or at the marina stand. You also... More

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're very sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your kayak rental. Regarding your remarks about an adequate ID, it's a usual practice all over the world for companies that rent kayaks or other equipments to ask you for an ID but when you signed our kayak rental terms we assume that you read... More

Heidelberg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We had a lovely sailing experience with Lands in Faro. The trip all together lasted for around 4.5 hours - with about 2 hours in the canal and another 2 hours in the open sea. David, our fantastic skipper, did an amazing job explaining and pointing out the highlights of the local flora and fauna and had great sailing tips... More

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Many thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We are truly happy to know that you had a Superb Sailing Trip with our company. Knowing that you would happily recommend the sailing boat trips with Lands is one of best feedbacks our team can have. Reading comments like yours make all our team proud of our work so we would like... More

Istanbul, Turkey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013

We have participated to the sailing tour and birdwatching tour, we had a great time and it was one of the most amazing experience we had. The landscape is stunning and the service of Lands Tourism was professional and friendly.

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Bárbara A, Manager at Lands - Turismo na Natureza, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking your time and sharing your experience with Lands. Your comments truly makes us proud of our team. It's great to know you had a great time and that you consider our tours as some of the most amazing experience you had. It was a pleasure having you on our tours and we hope to see you... More

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