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Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours

#2 of 12 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Faro Features Animals
Avenida Republica - Stand 1 | Marina de Faro, Faro 8000-078, Portugal
+351 918 720 002
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Ria Formosa Catamaran Trip from Faro
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Bird Watching Guided Boat Trip in Ria Formosa from Faro Algarve
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Formosamar is an ecotourism company organizing boat trips and activities in the Ria Formosa: boat Trips, dolphinwatching boat tours, kayak tours & kayak hire, birdwatching, guided walks, bicycle tours & rent a bike. Boat Hire & Rental Service. Departures from Faro » several daily departures all year round.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Avenida Republica - Stand 1 | Marina de Faro, Faro 8000-078, Portugal
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+351 918 720 002
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The people at Formosamar were outstanding during our visit. My son wanted to beach fish, so at the last minute we asked if we could fish. The staff went out of there way to set up a fishing trip for us. It was a great...More

Thank rjcarchuleta
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a short trip to Faro, the chance to see dolphins in the wild was one of our core aims. With this in mind, we booked a trip for Sunday morning, starting at 8am. Our six-seater, rigid-hulled inflatable sped through the lagoon and then hit...More

Thank Amanda K
PauloNugas, Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Amanda, Many thanks for your nice comments on Trip Advisor. It's great to know your dolphin watching tour was worth every moment and made your visit to the Algarve. Guests feedback is really important for us and it's great to know you'd do it...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went out to the Rio Formosa, Ilha Deserta and Farol beach on a 3 h boat (catamaran) trip. We didn't get a lot out of the guide, as he was speaking into the wind and most of what he was saying was lost to...More

Thank Flowerscat
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Flowercat, Many thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. It's great to know you had a great afternoon out in Ria Formosa on our boat trip that was well worth it. Once again many thanks for your preference and once on behalf of everyone @...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice boat trip, recommend for everyone! The guide was excellent! It was unforgetable experience! :))More

Thank Lina Č
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lina, Many thanks for taking your time and review us on TripAdvisor. We're very happy to know you had an amazing trip with us that you recommend to everyone. Guests feedback is very important for us so it's great to know it was such...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a solo traveller and decided to go on the Sunset boat trip. There were only three of us on board and Francisco was our skipper. He was very funny (has us believing some funny crazy stories) and very informative about the Ria Formosa....More

Thank TheSavvyRetailer
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear TheSavvyRetailer, Many thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. It's great to know you had such an amazing sunset boat trip with us. Many thanks also for your comments about our guide Francisco. Knowing you were so exceptionally well informed makes us very proud of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice and adventurous boat trip through the Nature of Ria Formosa. Thanks to the staff of Formosamar Miguel and Adel who has lured me on this trip. :)More

Thank Lu b
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lu, Many thanks for taking your time to review us on TripAdvisor. Guests feedback is very important for us and it's great to know you had such a nice boat trip in Ria Formosa with us. It was a pleasure having you on board...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's easy, it's simple, it'fun, it brings you into nature... A silent boat tour - different options / durations are available - with an excellent guide. We received good explanation, he answered questions and wasn;t looking at his clock. The guide was excellent explaining the...More

Thank GuppeC
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear GuppeC, Many thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. It's great to know your boat trip in Ria Formosa was a tour that brought into nature. Guests feedback is very important for us so it's great to know you think it's a boat ride to...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Its an amazing evening on the bank of Atlantic Ocean. Natural view were simply awesome. Islands are pretty good. Above all, the thing that I like most is the Guide. His name is Francisco. He was the captain cum driver of the boat. He was...More

Thank Nirjhor A
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nirjhor, Many thanks for taking your time and sharing your experience in Ria Formosa. It's great to know that you had such an excellent guided tour with us and we're very proud to read such a nice compliment regarding your guide Francisco - that...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We booked the 4hr boat trip to Ilha Deserta, culantra and Farol. It's a great boat, very comfortable and there were only 6 of us on the boat so plenty of room to relax. They canopy provides reasonable shade for those shade lovers like me!...More

Thank hendospanker
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hendospanker, Many thanks for reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We're very happy to know you had such a good boat trip with us. It was a pleasure having you on board and once again thanks for your preference. Best regards, Paulo

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This was sold to us as a Nature tour where we were assured we would see flamingoes. That idea was rapidly removed by the guide as soon as we hit the water. That aside it is a very pleasant boat trip in an traditional boat...More

Thank Andrew B
PauloNugas, General Manager at Formosamar - Ecotourism & Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Andrew, Many thanks for taking your time and reviewing us on TripAdvisor. We're very happy to know that you recommend our boat tours. That's an excellent feedback that is very important for us. We want to thank you also for your ver nice comments...More

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