Kayak Rental in Faro

Discover the beauty of Portugal's Ria Formosa Natural Park with Formosamar's Faro kayak rentals

Kayak Rental in Faro

Discover Ria Formosa's Beauty with Faro Kayak Rentals

Discover Ria Formosa's Beauty with Our Faro Kayak Rentals

Are you yearning to immerse yourself in the pristine waters and islands of Portugal's mesmerizing Ria Formosa Natural Park? Formosamar is your gateway to unforgettable aquatic adventures!

Our Faro kayak rentals offer you the chance to explore the breathtaking Ria Formosa at your own leisure, all while seated just above the water's surface. This is a unique opportunity to experience one of Portugal's 7 Natural Wonders in a truly immersive way.

As you embark on your expedition, you can unwind on the immaculate white sandy beaches, take leisurely strolls along the shoreline, bask in the sun, indulge in refreshing swims in crystal-clear waters, and marvel at the diverse array of shells adorning the dunes.

Kayaking around this natural wonder is undeniably one of the most delightful ways to create cherished memories with family and friends.

Formosamar offers a selection of kayak models for your Faro adventure, including single and double kayaks, all available for full-day, half-day, or 2.5-hour rentals. Crafted by Rotomod, our kayaks boast a sit-on-top design for maximum comfort and safety, ensuring an enjoyable experience even for beginners.

No prior kayaking experience is required; our rentals are accessible to all.

To enhance your comfort during the journey, we also provide optional kayak accessories for hire, such as backrests for added comfort at €8,00 and waterproof barrels to safeguard your belongings at €10,00.

Should you have any questions before booking your Faro kayak rental, please do not hesitate to contact our friendly team.

If you're eager to get even closer to the water, consider our stand-up paddleboard rentals in Faro!

Spoken Languages: English, Portuguese, French, Spanish

Price Includes:

  • Full-day, half-day, or 2.5-hour SUP hire (depending on your selection)
  • Paddles
  • Life vests


Price Excludes:

  • Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Food and drinks
  • Tips (optional)
  • All other extras

Important Information:

  • Stay hydrated and bring ample drinking water.
  • A backpack is recommended for snacks, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, and a camera.
  • Dress comfortably for kayaking, and consider water shoes with slip-resistant properties.
  • During Autumn and Winter, a Windstopper and waterproof coat are advisable.
  • A bathing suit and beach towel are ideal, especially in Spring and Summer.
  • A change of clothing can be refreshing after your kayak rental.


  • Non-swimmers and children under 5 years of age are not suitable for this activity.
  • Wheelchair accessibility is not available.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Always wear your safety vest while kayaking.
  • Seek guidance from our team regarding weather conditions, itineraries, and recommended routes.
  • Rentals adhere to specific terms and conditions.
  • Leave an ID (passport or driver's license) as a rental warranty for each kayak.
  • Pick-up and return of equipment should be at the same location.
  • Our equipment undergoes regular maintenance and cleaning.
  • Technical assistance during the rental period is not included.
  • Rentals are subject to favorable weather conditions. In case of cancellation, you have the option of an alternative date or a full refund.
  • Safety is paramount; follow your instructor's instructions, especially regarding safety measures.
  • Trip details may be adjusted based on weather conditions or participant physical conditions, as determined by our skippers.
  • Departure schedules, durations, and itineraries may change without prior notice due to weather, tides, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control.



Unforgettable Kayaking Experience - September 2023

“I rented a kayak from Formosamar in Faro, and it was truly unforgettable. The beauty of Ria Formosa from the water is unparalleled.”

Family Fun on the Water - August 2023

“Our family had a blast with Formosamar's kayak rental in Faro. We chose a double kayak and explored the islands together. The kids loved it, and the optional accessories made it super convenient. Highly recommended for a fun day out.”

Beginner-Friendly Adventure - July 2023

“I'm not an experienced kayaker, but that didn't matter with Formosamar. Their sit-on-top kayaks were easy to use, and the team provided excellent guidance. I felt safe and had a fantastic time exploring Ria Formosa. ”

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