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Passeios Ria Formosa

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I went on the trip this morning with my 14 year old daughter, our skipper said that it was a little... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
retep7
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Santa Luzia, Portugal
Enjoyed our snorkling but not suitable for weak swimmers

We went on a trip to snorkle to see the sea horses. I had asked in advance if it was suitable for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
zoar
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ireland
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We want everyone to see and feel the best that Ria Formosa has to offer. Join us, and explore the wonderful Ria Formosa by boat.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Fuseta, Olhao 8800-537, Portugal
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+351 962 156 922
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went on the trip this morning with my 14 year old daughter, our skipper said that it was a little bit difficult today to spot dolphins because of the waves, but he did his best to find them and after an hour we saw...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on a trip to snorkle to see the sea horses. I had asked in advance if it was suitable for 2 weak swimmers (1 only 11 years) and I was told the water was shallow and that wasn't a problem. On the day...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did this tour with my mum. We spent a glorious afternoon exploring the islands along the Ria Formosa. The crew were great and the host spoke English and as able to explain some of the local history to us. I would recommend this tour....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful knowledgeable guide Learned how oysters are grown , saw crabs and flamingoes ... had excellent lunch at Santa Luzia . Wonderful beaches. Couldn’t recommend more. It’s also nice to show this “raw” Algarve to children

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PASSEIOS RIA FO... R, Gestor at Passeios Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are really glad you enjoyed our boat trip, he knows quite a lot about the area and species. Thank you for your kind words. Kind regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Dolphinwatching with Rudi Silva 👍, very Great day, mr Silva is a marine biologist which loves this animals

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PASSEIOS RIA FO... R, Gestor at Passeios Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rudi is really crazy about animals. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed. Kind regards

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the 3-islands-tour yesterday and I'm very satisfied. It cost 20 £ x 4 hours-trip and the guide Joao was explaining the sightseeing all the time. We had 2 stops inl Culatra and Armona (super!!!) . It's worth seeing them more than once. Also...More

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PASSEIOS RIA FO... R, Gestor at Passeios Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for choosing us, and allow us to show you the Ria Formosa. We really appreciate your kind words. Which island did you enjoyed more? Kind regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did a sailing trip with 4 friends from fusetta on a Sunday ... we sailed with Ricardo on the 12 metre yacht . What a super tour and an excellent trainer Ricardo is . We were on the boat for 4 hrs and got...More

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PASSEIOS RIA FO... R, Gestor at Passeios Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ahoy Captain, Thank you for your feedback, Ricardo really appreciates your kind words and hopes to see you again in other occasions. Kind regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the one hour Ria Formosa tour from Cabanas with Rudi as our pilot. We were lucky enough to have the boat to ourselves on this occasion. Rudi was a great guide and we had a wonderful time. Kids really liked it too. Would...More

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PASSEIOS RIA FO... R, Gestor at Passeios Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your kind words, it really means a lot to us. We are happy that you enjoyed, Rudi thanks your feedback. Next time come fishing with us. Kind regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from the morning tour with out captain Jaou Caleres. It is well worth the early start - to follow the fishermen. After a very smooth journey past the islands and out to open sea, we had an hour of watching these beautiful...More

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PASSEIOS RIA FO... R, Gestor at Passeios Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are really happy that you enjoyed it and we appreciate your kind words, João Caleres thanks your feedback Kind regards, Reinaldo Martins

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

We went to try our luck as the company told us we would have 90% chance of seeing dolphins. It was far better than what we could have expected. We saw two different groups of 2 species of dolphins, the regular ones and the roazes....More

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PASSEIOS RIA FO... R, Gestor at Passeios Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

Hi Susana, We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the trip with us and you could see this natural show. The Roazes are really friendly and playful. António really tries his best, we will let him know about this kind review. Thank you...More

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