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Boat Tours Ria Formosa

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Address: Olhao 8700 304, Portugal
Phone Number: 966034723
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Description: Afternoon boat tour visiting 3islands one for a fabulous lunch also...
Afternoon boat tour visiting 3islands one for a fabulous lunch also swimming and snorkeling and bird watching available.
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Boat Trip with Captain Steve

We were visiting Olhao for the first time and were interested in taking a boat trip but my sister is extremely nervous of anything to do with water. We were discussing it over a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

We had Captain Carlos who took us(family of two kids aged 11 and 13 and 2 adults) on Ria Formosa boat trip which was really interesting and he took us out to the sand spits where we were able to go swimming.We went to the island for lunch and he showed my sons all the sea life and let them... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We were visiting Olhao for the first time and were interested in taking a boat trip but my sister is extremely nervous of anything to do with water. We were discussing it over a coffee near the fish market when we were approached by Steve and after some persuasion we managed to convince my sister to take the trip that... More 

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Met steve on the quay side near to the Naval Club around 1 in the afternoon. Boarded the small traditional woodeen boat and took a leisurely motor across the lagune. Very relaxing. We got a great lunch at a restaurant on one of the small islands. (We paid for ourselves). The a short stroll around the island and motored back... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Thanks Carlos for a super boat trip on the Ria Fermosa. Learned a lot about wildlife,birds and sea creatures. Stunning scenery and great fun driving boat!!

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Konigswinter, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

a nice trip through the Ria Formosa with a walk through the dunes and visit to an authentic restaurants. My wife, sitting in a wheelchair could well come to the ship and, thanks to the care of Jaime no problems with participating all of the tour (except dunes - walk). Many Thanks ! It was very nice. Sibylle and Bernhard,... More 

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torquay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We really enjoyed this boat trip to the various islands. The staff that took us there were really very nice, and helpful, they spoke excellent English. I would highly recommend this company.

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Hasselt, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I hereby want to thank our guide Carlos Cruz for the beautiful boat trip we had during Algarve Biennale 2014. Mr Cruz took us along the Ria Formosa Islands. I was very surprised to find this kind of landscape in Algarve. Carlos can tell you everything about the region and is the perfect guide. Gina (Belgium)

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Had a lovely day out with Steve and Katie, very informative about the local life and surrounding area. Had a nice lunch on Culatra Island and a quick tour around the village before going to Deserta Island for a walk to the Atlantic Ocean, or swimming, Kayaking or sunbathing, your choice. Got a bit wet coming back to Olhao because... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Certainly a little trap but a very nice one. We enjoyed a wonderful afternoon with Captain Steve and his other guests. Nice food at the restaurant and interesting information about the local lifestyle. For sure worth the money!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Beautiful boat trips with jaim in the Ria Formosa Nature Park. We have visited Armona Island and Culatra Island. good experience, a must in the Algarve

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Additional Information about Boat Tours Ria Formosa

Address: Olhao 8700 304, Portugal
Phone Number: 966034723
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Olhao
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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