Fishermen Islands Ria Formosa

Fishermen Islands Ria Formosa

Description:

Departure from the Marina of Faro, to discover Ria Formosa on a boat trip.
Cruise along the channels in a comfortable boat and observe the typical vegetation of this beautiful marshland area, learn about the biodiversity of it's ecosystem, classified as one of the most important wetlands for aquatic birds in Portugal.
Pass along the Armona Island and Culatra Island where you can enjoy a short stop and visit one of the most important fishing communities in Eastern Algarve. Disembark on this fisherman’s island and discover a magical place while experiencing fresh fish dishes in local restaurants.
Free time for lunch (lunch not included)
You will see the clam farms and the oyster beds, one of the most important economic activities. Depending on the tide you may appreciate the oyster pickers and shellfish farmers working on the tidal flats of the lagoon, and the crystal clear waters surrounded by beautiful sand banks or explore the wonders of this secret place, before slowly cruising back to Faro while enjoying spectacular views of the city.

Seasons Available:

2018-02-01 to 2018-03-31
Operating Days:
  • Tuesday
  • Saturday