Short Boat Trip From Faro

Eager to experience the natural wonders of Portugal, our Short Boat Tour in Ria Formosa is the perfect solution

Short Boat Tour from Faro

Discover Ria Formosa's Natural Beauty on a Short Boat Tour from Faro

Discover Ria Formosa's Natural Beauty on a Short Boat Tour from Faro

If you're in Faro and short on time, yet eager to experience the natural wonders of Portugal, our Short Boat Tour in Ria Formosa is the perfect solution. This one-hour adventure allows you to explore the Ria Formosa National Park, renowned as one of Portugal's seven natural wonders, even if you have a tight schedule.

Embarking from Faro's Docks or the Marina of Faro, you'll be comfortably seated on a catamaran as we navigate through the park's most captivating highlights. As you journey through the park, you'll have the opportunity to observe a diverse range of waders feasting on the small organisms thriving in the marshes of the lagoon.

However, the real treat lies in the picturesque channels that crisscross this protected area. You'll sail through these scenic waterways, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. As the tour concludes, you'll be treated to magnificent views of Faro's Old Town Walls, providing the perfect ending to your Ria Formosa experience.

For more information or to book this brief but exhilarating Ria Formosa tour, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us.

Tour Details

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • French
  • Spanish

Price Includes:

  • 1-hour boat trip
  • Life vests
  • Local guide
  • Live commentary on board


Price Excludes:

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

Important Information:

  • Be sure to bring plenty of water to stay hydrated.
  • We recommend carrying a small backpack or rucksack for essentials like snacks, sunglasses, a hat, sun cream, and a camera.
  • Dress comfortably and wear flat shoes. Consider bringing a wind-stopper and waterproof coat, especially during colder seasons.
  • Minimum booking requirement: 2 adults.
  • Maximum group size: 11 people.
  • Child rate applies when sharing with 2 paying adults, and children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • The tour may be conducted by a multilingual guide.
  • Wheelchair accessible.
  • Weather conditions may affect the trip. In case of cancellation due to poor weather, you'll have the option to reschedule or receive a full refund.
  • Safety is our priority; please follow your skipper's instructions, especially regarding safety procedures.
  • Trip itineraries may be adjusted based on weather conditions or the participants' physical condition as deemed necessary by our skippers.
  • Weather conditions may lead to early departures or returns, solely at the skipper's discretion.
  • Departure and arrival schedules, activity duration, and itineraries are subject to change without prior notice due to weather conditions, tides, and unforeseen circumstances beyond our control.



A Remarkable Adventure! - September 2023

“I had an incredible time on the Ria Formosa Short Boat Tour. The natural beauty of the park is simply breathtaking, and the one-hour tour was the perfect way to experience it. Highly recommended”

A Must-Do in Faro! - August 2023

“This boat tour was the highlight of my trip to Faro. The knowledgeable guide made the experience even more enjoyable. Don't miss out on this fantastic adventure!”

nforgettable Scenic Delight! - July 2023

“The Ria Formosa boat tour was a visual feast! The picturesque channels, diverse wildlife, and views of Faro's Old Town Walls left me in awe. An unforgettable experience for nature lovers”

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