SUP RENTAL IN FARO - Explore Faro's Natural Beauty with Stand-Up Paddleboarding Rentals

SUP Rentals in Faro

Explore Faro's Natural Beauty with Stand-Up Paddleboarding Rentals

Discover Faro's Stunning Natural Beauty with Paddleboarding Rentals

Are you a water enthusiast who thrives on the exhilaration of stand-up paddleboarding? Do you yearn to immerse yourself in breathtaking natural landscapes teeming with captivating birdlife? Look no further than our paddleboarding rentals in Faro! At Formosamar, our user-friendly SUP rental service grants you effortless access to the wonders of Ria Formosa Nature Park.

Stand-up paddleboarding is the ideal pastime for nature lovers seeking both adventure and serenity. Our top-notch paddleboards facilitate your journey through the renowned azure waters of the Algarve. Notably, Ria Formosa's tranquil waters ensure a smooth, enjoyable experience, perfect for novice paddlers.

This protected lagoon's true charm reveals itself when observed from the water, allowing you to explore at your own pace. Gather your loved ones for an unforgettable outing as you navigate the channels of Ria Formosa, venturing towards its pristine islands and beaches.

Our Diverse Paddleboarding Options in Faro

We cater to a wide range of preferences with our selection of single and double paddleboards, all designed for stability, safety, comfort, and ease of use. The best part? No prior experience is necessary to make the most of your SUP adventure!

Choose from various rental periods, including full-day, half-day, or a convenient 2.5-hour option. Families with young children may find the latter particularly appealing, as it provides ample time to explore Ria Formosa while enjoying a break on one of its idyllic islets.


Opting for a half-day or full-day rental grants you more opportunities to explore the lagoon and perhaps venture to Ria Formosa's captivating islands. Here, you can relish a well-deserved respite near the confluence of the lagoon and the sea. Enjoy a leisurely picnic or take a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear waters while basking in the abundant sunshine of Portugal's sunniest region.

Prior to embarking on your Faro stand-up paddleboarding adventure, our knowledgeable team will furnish you with a map and comprehensive guidance on suggested routes to maximize your experience. We can also offer alternative itineraries, departure times, and rental durations tailored to prevailing weather conditions, tides, winds, and currents.

Should you have any lingering inquiries about our Faro paddleboarding rentals, please don't hesitate to reach out. Additionally, if you're interested in exploring the land independently, check out our e-bike rentals in Faro.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • French
  • Spanish

Price Includes

  • Full-day, half-day, or 2.5-hour SUP hire (depending on your choice)
  • 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

To ensure a comfortable and enjoyable experience, remember to bring an ample supply of water to stay hydrated. A rucksack or backpack is recommended to carry essential items such as snacks, sunglasses, a hat, sun cream, and a camera.

For your comfort and safety, don casual clothing and comfortable shoes suitable for kayaking. Water shoes with slip-resistant properties are advisable. During the autumn and winter seasons, a Windstopper and waterproof coat can be essential. Packing a bathing suit and beach towel is a great idea, particularly in spring and summer. A change of clothing can also make a difference at the end of your kayak rental.

Please note that our activities are not suitable for non-swimmers, and our facilities are not wheelchair accessible. Children under 5 years old must be accompanied by an adult and wear a safety vest while kayaking.

Safety is paramount, and it's essential to heed the instructions and recommendations of our instructors, particularly those related to safety concerns.

Please be aware that trips may be subject to alterations based on weather conditions or the participants' physical condition, as determined by our skippers. Schedules, durations, and itineraries may change due to security considerations related to weather conditions, tides, and unforeseen circumstances beyond our control.

We look forward to sharing the beauty of Faro's natural wonders with you through our paddleboarding rentals. Feel free to reach out to us for any additional information you may require.



Family Day - September 2023

“My family and I had an incredible time exploring Ria Formosa with Formosamar's paddleboarding rentals. The ease of booking, friendly staff, and stunning natural beauty ”

Thrills and Tranquility! - August 2023

“Stand-up paddleboarding in Faro with Formosamar was a mix of adventure and serenity. The tranquil waters of Ria Formosa provided a relaxing escape, while the boards gave us thrills. An unforgettable experience!”

No Experience Needed! - August 2023

“I was a first-time paddleboarder, but Formosamar's user-friendly equipment and expert guidance made me feel confident. Exploring the lagoon and its islands was breathtaking. Highly recommend, even for beginners!”

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