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Small Group - Dolphin and Wildlife Watching in Faro

Small Group - Dolphin and Wildlife Watching in Faro

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130
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$53.70
From
$53.70
Our main goal is to connect science and tourism by providing wildlife watching boat tours while we collect data for scientific research. During this tour you will have the chance to learn more about our local fauna and get to know how we are studying these animals.
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* A traveler said: "A fabulous day out! We were really lucky to not only see dolphins, but also sun fish, sharks and even Orcas! Our guides were very knowledgeable, and gave us loads of fascinating information to enhance our experience. We would recommend it to anyone."


Benagil Cave tour from Faro
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Benagil Cave tour from Faro

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79
  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$61.20
From
$61.20
Algarve Beauties is the only service in Faro that provide a tour to the Marinha beach and the cave of Benagil. We are unique because we offer excitement and some adventure to the mix. You will do some bodyboard and see the most amazing places in the Algarve. If you come to the Algarve book one day with us for a day you will remember forever!
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* A traveler said: "Bodysurfing was very fun and it was so nice to spend time on an empty beach! The cave and the cliffs were stunning...so glad I went."


Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

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512
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.80
From
$35.80
Ria Formosa Natural Park is one of the most impressive natural wonders along Portugal’s Algarve coast and the best way to explore is by boat. Hop aboard a catamaran on this small-group tour from Faro; cruise around the islands of Culatra, Farol, and Deserta; and spot wild flamingos and egrets swooping over the lagoon.
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* A traveler said: "The departure point was easy to find and they took already care of me before the trip even started by providing all necessary informations via Whatsapp! Furthermore the staff was great and the boat trip was fun."


Best of the East: Faro, Olhão, Tavira and Cacela Velha

Best of the East: Faro, Olhão, Tavira and Cacela Velha

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9
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$51.01
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$51.01
Embrace the magic of the East Algarve during a guided day trip to Faro, Olhao, Tavira, and Cacela Velha, leaving from the Algarve region. This tour visits the charming Old Town in Faro, the elegant capital of the Algarve. Explore architecture like Tavira Castle, a ruin considered to be from the Neolithic era. Then, enjoy free time to relish the mellow atmosphere in the fishing town of Olhão. Finally, pass by the Gilão River and absorb panoramic views in Cacela Velha, where your tour concludes.
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Historical Algarve

Historical Algarve

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1
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.08
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$55.08
If you only have time for one tour, then this has all the Algarve has to offer in terms of visits. In Silves, the former Moorish capital, visit the castle and the cathedral. Climb the Monchique mountains to Foia, visiting the highest point of the Algarve with time for spectacular photos. In Monchique, we will stop for lunch (not included). From Monchique we head to the beautiful city of Lagos, where you can visit the old slave market, the Santo António gold church, the fortress and the city. We continue our visit towards Cape St. Vincent, the most southwestern point of Europe, known as "the end of the world." Admire the large lighthouse, the beautiful fishing port of the Whaling, passing by the Fortress of Sagres, where was the former navigation school of Infante Dom Henrique.
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Faro Shared Arrival Transfer to Lagos

Faro Shared Arrival Transfer to Lagos

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7
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$25.44
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$25.44
Save money on expensive private taxis with a shared shuttle transfer from Faro Airport, Port or Faro Train Station to your city center hotel. Skip the long lines on landing or the hassle of using the public transportation system with a reliable 24/7 service. Enjoy a hassle free transfer service from Faro Airport or Port or Train Station to your city center hotel. Arrive at your destination relaxed and refreshed and experience a door-to-door service with a professional driver.
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* A traveler said: "Fantastic service. Lovely clean car, pleasant driver. Very easy process for booking. Excellent communication and good value for money. Will always use their transfer service in the future."


Boat trip from Faro to Ilha Deserta by Ferry

Boat trip from Faro to Ilha Deserta by Ferry

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70
  • 1 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$12.46
From
$12.46
Explore the rugged ‘Deserted Island’ located just off the Algarve coast. Take the ferry to the island and observe the various bird species that inhabit the area such as herons, plovers, and black-winged stilts. Soak up the sun on the white sandy beaches or go for a walk and admire the beautiful scenery before taking the ferry back to Faro.
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* A traveler said: "Excellent service! We got late to booking and the organisers manage to send us even the ferry was gone through a speed boat. Highly recommended to go with them."


Algarve Buggy Tours

Algarve Buggy Tours

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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$167.05
per group
From
$167.05
per group
Explore the Algarve’s lesser-known inland region on this adventurous buggy tour. Embark on a quick road trip with a local guide who will lead you to the Algarve’s many charming under-the-radar spots. Enjoy a relaxing ride as you escape the coast and cruise through bucolic countryside villages, vineyards, and farmland. Plus, get your adrenaline going with a little off-road river experience.
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* A traveler said: "Amazing and challenging experience and the guide went above and beyond, they speak multi languages and made sure you were safe at all times. First time I ever drove one and it will not be the last. Would highly recomend this to anyone who travels to Algrave"


Shared Departure Transfer: Algarve Hotels to Faro Airport

Shared Departure Transfer: Algarve Hotels to Faro Airport

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4
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$8.27
From
$8.27
When it’s time to say goodbye to Algarve, end your trip the easy way by pre-booking this shared departure transfer to Faro International Airport. Your driver will pick you up from your Algarve, Albufeira or Lagos hotel and drive you to the airport in a comfortable, climate-controlled shuttle bus. It’s a budget-friendly alternative to the pricey private taxi rides and shuttles are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
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* A traveler said: "I am used to flying to and from Faro airport and I've used several different transfer companies but I was delighted with my transfer arrangements with Viator using Best 4 you shared shuttle. The driver was very professional, smartly dressed in a suit and went out of his way to help me. I would have no hesitation recommending them. They fully deserve a 5 star rating."


Relax Tour on Solar Boat Ria Formosa

Relax Tour on Solar Boat Ria Formosa

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28
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$17.90
From
$17.90
We are a company focused on providing unique environmentally conscious tourist experiences. We focus daily on the development of good practices for a sustainable activity, using our vessels powered by solar energy. We believe in raising awareness of environmental and cultural education, contributing to a better future. We want to share with you the tranquility and balance of this place ...
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* A traveler said: "What a fantastic way to view the beautiful nature of the Algarve! With a knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide, and a peaceful, pollution-free boat!"


Ilha Deserta and Farol Island: a small group boat trip in Ria Formosa from Faro

Ilha Deserta and Farol Island: a small group boat trip in Ria Formosa from Faro

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87
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.80
From
$35.80
Cruise the glittering waters of Ria Formosa Natural Park on a 3-hour sailing trip from Faro. After you climb aboard a luxurious catamaran, sail to natural landmarks like Deserta Island and Farol Island and scour the scenery for sightings of exotic birds. Observe the lives of locals as you listen to history and culture-rich commentary from your guide. Receive personalized attention on this small-group tour, limited to 10 passengers.
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* A traveler said: "This was a great day out. The guide was very informative and entertaining. Very glad we chose this trip. Would definitely recommend."


Ria Formosa: Boat Tour of the 3 Islands (Armona / Culatra / Farol / Deserta)
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$42.84
The tour will be interpretive and explanatory during your trip, so during stops, everyone is free to engage in any type of activities on the respective islands, advised by the vessel's captain. Comments : - Navigation made only by Ria Formosa, avoiding seasickness; - Experienced and fluent captains in several languages; Stops: - 1st Stop - Ilha do Farol (1 hour), free visit. - 2nd Stop: Ilha da Armona (between 1H30 and 2H00), stop for lunch with reserved table, and time to visit after or before lunch. It is at the discretion of the customer! - 3rd Stop - Praia Deserta (1 hour), free visit. Lunch is not included at this time due to technical flaws, TripAdvisor is not letting us change the information or the itinerary described above, thanks for your understanding! On this trip we will know all the mysteries and secrets that the beautiful Ria Formosa Natural Park has to offer on the most complete tour!
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* A traveler said: "Lovely day trip seeing the islands. Fresh fish lunch at a local restaurant was lovely. Our guide was very friendly and interesting"


Ria Formosa Natural Park Two Islands Boat Trip in Faro

Ria Formosa Natural Park Two Islands Boat Trip in Faro

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195
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$41.76
From
$41.76
Cruise from Faro to Ria Formosa Natural Park on an outing by catamaran that explores the remote islands of Faro and Deserta. This cruise is the perfect way to experience the Ria Formosa estuary, where you’ll find a maze of wetlands split by canals and hidden islands. Watch for the coastal birds of the Algarve as you relax on the 12-person catamaran, then enjoy some beach time on each island before returning to Faro. Both morning and afternoon departures are available.
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1 Hour Jet Ski Experience in Isla Canela

1 Hour Jet Ski Experience in Isla Canela

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97
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$161.09
per group
From
$161.09
per group
Tour the Natural area of Isla Canela in a different way. On board the latest SEA DOO jet ski models on the market. Heading towards the marshes of Isla Canela, entering the La Canela channel, in the direction of the Guadiana River, in a landscape that is less and less humanized, almost unreal. Once in the Guadiana, we visit the Ayamonte fish market, where the catches of their fishing boats are sold, and we pass under the bridge that connects Spain and Portugal. We start the return taking a refreshing swim in the open sea and continue back to the base port along the coast of Isla Canela.
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Islands Tour: Half Day Cruise in Ria Formosa National Park
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Islands Tour: Half Day Cruise in Ria Formosa National Park

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$23.86
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$23.86
Make the most of your time exploring Ria Formosa Natural Park by traveling with a guide on this half-day excursion. While you move through the canals of Olhao, the Barrier Islands, and the bay of Armona, learn about the area’s ecosystem and history through guided commentary. Make a stop for lunch (own expense) in the tiny fishing village of Cultura, where you can get a restaurant recommendation or picnic on the beach.
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4 Stops 4 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

4 Stops 4 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

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74
  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$36.72
From
$36.72
Visit The Ria Formosa Natural Parque in a confortable catamaran and discover the 4 beautiful islands with 4 Stops : Deserta Island, Farol Island, Culatra Island an Hangares Island. You can snorkeling, walking near the ocean , enjoy a typical lunch on Culatra Island and observe the culture of oysters. ( Free Masks ) ( lunch not Included - you can bring your Pick Nick)
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* A traveler said: "Our guide and skipper, Pudding was really knowledgeable of the area. The company offers an option to book for lunch (2 hr stop) at Cafe Janoca at Culatra Island but you can choose freely at other restaurants there. We would like to recommend this restaurant too - the wine was served in FULL glass (amazing) and the freshest seafood like oysters €12 for 9pieces you can get since the farm is just by the shore. Overall, a very comfortable boat with a well-planned itinerary that was not rushed and we were able to enjoy our time during all the stops."


Eco Tour Ria Formosa - Guided Nature Tour from Faro to Ilha Deserta

Eco Tour Ria Formosa - Guided Nature Tour from Faro to Ilha Deserta

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58
  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$37.35
From
$37.35
Immerse yourself in the natural splendor of Ria Formosa Natural Park on a 90-minute catamaran cruise to Deserta Island from Faro. While you listen to informative commentary from your guide, you’ll see fascinating flora and fauna and disembark at Deserta Island to stroll along the beautiful beach. Enjoy the flexibility of choosing your own departure time and opt to explore hiking trails and nature walks before you return to Faro by catamaran.
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30-minute Jet Ski experience through Punta del Moral

30-minute Jet Ski experience through Punta del Moral

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  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.13
per group
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$118.13
per group
We leave the base port Marina Isla Canela in the natural area of Punta del Moral. We cross the coast of Isla Cristina and Isla Canela and if the state of the sea allows it, we bathe in the open sea. On the way back, we cross the estuary of the Carreras River, a natural anchorage since Roman times and with a large number of fishing boats today. We return to the base port Marina Isla Canela.
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Ria Formosa Eco Boat Trip from Faro

Ria Formosa Eco Boat Trip from Faro

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37
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$17.90
From
$17.90
The Ria Formosa flows through Portugal’s Algarve region, offering a haven for native wildlife—but exploring the lagoons without disturbing the birds isn’t easy. On this tour, cruise along the Ria Formosa peacefully by eco-friendly solar-powered boat and enjoy uninterrupted views over the wetland scenery. With minimal engine noise from your solar-powered boat, spot native wildlife in its natural habitat and see the best of the Ria Formosa.
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3-Hour Boat Tour in Ria Formosa on Olhão Algarve
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3-Hour Boat Tour in Ria Formosa on Olhão Algarve

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37
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$29.83
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$29.83
Discover the wonders of nature on the Ria Formosa and be amazed and dazzled by this fragile and complex ecosystem considered to be one of Portugal's seven wonders, a place to be visited and preserved. On this tour you will have the opportunity to observe the Natural Park of the Ria Formosa navigating through its channels. You will walk on white sands and sail through the calm waters of the Ria Formosa. We will have a lovely stop on a desert island where you can have a swim, relax and walk on the beach with wonderful white sand. Then we stop at one of the island communities. Can be Ilha do Farol or Ilha da Culatra. Throughout the tour the skipper will give a detailed explanation of the entire Ria Formosa, its fauna and flora and its fishing activities.
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* A traveler said: "The pontoon boat was shaded and comfortable . With only 9 on board, we had space to move about. The captain very knowledgeable and informed us of birds, octupus fishing, oyster farming and tidal waves. We had 45 minutes to swim on an incredible beach, Was great experience and will use this first class service again !"


Ria Formosa Small-Group Catamaran Sunset Tour from Faro

Ria Formosa Small-Group Catamaran Sunset Tour from Faro

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34
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$17.90
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$17.90
Enjoy a sunset cruise on this small-group tour of Ria Formosa Natural Park. Led by a local guide, this tour of no more than 12 passengers promises gorgeous views and an intimate experience of the Algarve’s sprawling knot of marshes, canals and islands. Indulge your inner birder and watch for the park’s many winged creatures, including the rare purple swamphen, during this budget-friendly outing.   
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2-hour Bird Watching Guided Boat Trip in Ria Formosa from Faro Algarve

2-hour Bird Watching Guided Boat Trip in Ria Formosa from Faro Algarve

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31
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.80
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$35.80
If you’re a nature lover in The Algarve, Ria Formosa National Park should be at the top of your itinerary. During this 2-hour tour from Faro, you’ll explore the natural landscape on a ‘saveiro’ (a traditional painted boat) while learning about the myriad of bird species that inhabit the area. With luck, you’ll spot birds such as white storks, little egrets, spoonbills, and grey plover. This small-group tour is limited to 10 people to guarantee an intimate atmosphere.
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* A traveler said: "A well run trip on a comfortable boat run by a knowlegable guide who knew the birds and his area. Bird species seen included Osprey, Spoonbill, Audouin's Gull, Slender-billed Gull, Flamingo and common waders!"


Romantic Sunset Tour in the Ria Formosa: From Faro

Romantic Sunset Tour in the Ria Formosa: From Faro

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26
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$178.99
per group
From
$178.99
per group
Enjoy a romantic sunset cruise for two around the Ria Formosa Natural Park. Take a small, private catamaran and watch the sun dip below the horizon. Admire the beautiful coastal scenery during golden hour and let the day melt away as you sail in the lagoon.
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2 Stop | 2 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

2 Stop | 2 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$30.61
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$30.61
Enjoy this relaxing tour in the Ria formosa Natural Parque whit a confortable Catamaran and discover the 2 beautiful and principal Islands with 2 Stop : Deserta Island and Farol Island. You can snorkeling , walking near the oceano , observe Cape os Santa Mariade and enjoy the local wildlife.
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* A traveler said: "The amount of time spent at each location was perfect. Our train arrived in the afternoon so a 4pm departure met our schedule perfectly. Pudding, our Captain, expand everything in 3 languages. The water was clear and beautiful for a swim or a walk along the beach."


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