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Formosamar

Tavira 8800-602, Portugal
+351 918 720 002
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2 hour boat trip

An interesting and fun trip. Lots of bird life to see as well as a closer look at the the lagoon... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
MabelandtheWoods
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Kayak Tour Formosa - also for kayak newbies

Called the day before to find out if they had a suitable kayak for us. They had a great... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
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Formosamar is an ecotourism company organizing boat trips and activities in the Ria Formosa: boat trips, dolphinwatching, kayak tours & kayak hire. Birdwatching, guided walks, bicycle tours & rent a bike. Boat Hire & Rental Service. Departures from Tavira » several daily departures from March until October. The offices in Faro are open all year round.
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28 Apr 2018
“2 hour boat trip”
16 Apr 2017
“Kayak Tour Formosa - also for kayak newbies”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Tavira 8800-602, Portugal
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+351 918 720 002
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

An interesting and fun trip. Lots of bird life to see as well as a closer look at the the lagoon and the beaches. Our guide Francisco was knowledgable and entertaining. All basic safety points were properly covered and the boat was a good standard....More

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Called the day before to find out if they had a suitable kayak for us. They had a great triple/quadruple kayak (2 adults + 1 little 5 year old passenger) We arrived the next day, 30 euro for 2,5 hours. We got a nice introduction-...More

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PauloNugas, Manager at Formosamar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Guest Many thanks for taking your time and reviewing your kayaking experience in the Ria Formosa with us. It’s great to know your kayak tour was a great way to see Ria Formosa. Many thanks also for your comments on our team that truly...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

As a family of four (kids aged 11 and 13),It was our first ever kayaking experience . We were initially greeted by Sandra who was very welcoming .obviously some nerves being our first time but we needn't have feared as our guide Franciso was very...More

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PauloNugas, Manager at Formosamar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2015

Dear Mr. Eoin, Many thanks for taking your time to review us on Trip Advisor. We're pleased to know your kayak tour in Ria Formosa was a very enjoyable experience and that you highly recommend our tours. Guests view is very important for us and...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Took the 2 hour boat trip. It was a lovely day, we went early which was a good idea as it wasn't too hot. Francisco the guide was very knowledgable regarding both the history and the bird life. A relaxed and enjoyable trip.More

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PauloNugas, Manager at Formosamar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2015

Dear Guest Many thanks for taking your time and reviewing your boat trip in Ria Formosa with us. It’s really great to know you had a relaxed and enjoyable boat trip. We also want to thank you for you nice comments about our guide Francisco...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2014

I have been to Portugal many times and have seen Rio Formosa when the plane comes in to land. This year a friend and I made the trip - + 2 other visitors - with Formosamar and our guide/wildlife expert was Pedro. He was very...More

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PauloNugas, Manager at Formosamar, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2014

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your nice comments. We're very happy to know you had a a boat trip to remember an that you thoroughly enjoyed the two and a half hours boat tour in Ria Formosa. We also want to thank you for your...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2013

Took a 2-hour trip with a guide around the Ria Formosa nature reserve. Guide explained the ecology of the area, there were binoculars for bid-spotting etc. Thoroughly enjoyed the trip.More

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PauloNugas, Gerente at Formosamar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2013

Many thanks for taking your time and sharing your experience with us. It's great knowing that you thoroughly enjoyed the boat trip with us. It was a pleasure having you on-board and we look forward your next visit. Many thanks for your preference and all...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2012

Although Formosamar offer a range of activities, we booked their kayak excursion, two hours of energetic paddling from Quatro Aguas to Santa Luzia with a short stop at Terra Estreita. Our guide was invaluable when it came to navigating the shifting channels at the mouth...More

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PauloNugas, Gerente at Formosamar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2013

Dear Greghory Many thanks for taking your time and reviewing your kayaking experience in the Ria Formosa with us. It’s great to know our guide was invaluable and share with you his knowledge of the Nature Park. That truly makes us proud of our team....More

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Hi Sarah Thanks for your contact. We have several options available and you can see further information about each tour and its prices on our website. Regarding bookings we recommend to book in advance, Kind regards Paulo
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Hi Sarah Thanks for your contact. We have several options available and you can see further information about each tour and its prices on our website. Regarding bookings we recommend to book in advance, Kind... More
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