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Estrela da Ria Formosa, offers its customers a Tour on a comfortable Catamaran through the most beautiful waters of the Algarve, always taking a fauna and flora of the Natural Park of Ria Formosa, where are located 4 islands : Deserta Island, Farol...more
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Rua Comandante Francisco Manuel 41 | | 37º00´44.8´´n | 7º56´08.2´´w |, Faro 8000-250, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We would like to highly recommend to everybody who wants to try how to steer a sailing boat the skipper Paulo and his Yacht Bocage. Paulo has very friendly attitude, explains everything - weather, wind, waves, yachting, steering, sailes, ropes, knots etc. etc. He speaks...More

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Cristela M, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time ... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". Paulo and the Staff are waiting for you .. Cristela Martins

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying for more than a day in Faro and want to know some more about the Ria de Formosa national park? This is a great way to find out more about the lagoon laying just outside Faro! During this five hour tour you will explore...More

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Cristela M, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time ... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". Pedro and the Staff are waiting for you .. Cristela Martins

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've booked the 5h tour with 4 stops for 30€/person (deserted island 45min, ilha do farol 45min, ilha da culatura 120min, oister parc in the reserve 5min). It was a good way for island hopping. Our guide was enthusiastic and spoke various languages, easy to...More

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Cristela M, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time ... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". The Staff are waiting for you .. Cristela Martins

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

been today with ria Formosa tour skiper Joao guide tour was Nicholas which served us a morning breakfast of oysters jumm throughout the tour he was able to communicate both english amd french.arriving to the island he was of great help to show us around...More

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Cristela M, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time ... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". Cristela Martins

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Nunu was a fantastic guide - wonderful knowledge of the river and nature, as well as all the fishermen met en route. Such an entertaining guide. Great value for money - our 45 min tour lasted well over an hour and Nuno showed us some...More

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Cristela M, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time ... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". Nuno and the Staff are waiting for you .. Cristela Martins

Reviewed 27 June 2018

I recommend that people be very very wary when considering using this company. This company cancelled our trip on the day, saying it was because of bad weather. In fact the weather was gorgeous and all the other companies were open and running trips so...More

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EstreladaRiaFormosa, Proprietário at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Hello. Sorry but is not we us.... Please check the company before doing a review. Regards Cristela

Reviewed 25 June 2018

We did the boat trip first and our Skipper was wonderful. It was my friend's birthday and he made it very special by having everyone sing to her on the boat. The weather was spectacular and the stops at the islands were fun (although the...More

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Cristela M, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Your satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time ... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". Nuno & Angela are waiting for you .. Cristela Martins

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

What a nice and pleasant boat tour with Skipper Pedro. He took us on a 45 min tour that cost only 10 Euro per person. He explain in very good English the area and was extremely helpful. Thanks again Pedro. Highly recommend this tour and...More

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Cristela M, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Your satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time ... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". Pedro and the Staff are waiting for you .. Cristela Martins

Reviewed 6 April 2018

We had a great tour on the boat just 2 adults and our granddaughter. The tour operator/ticket seller was lovely and Nuno was very informative. Have read other reviews and maybe people should keep in mind that this is a natural area and there can...More

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EstreladaRiaFormosa, Proprietário at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Your Satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". We await you, Cristela Martins

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We took 2 hours trip to 2 islands by boat for 4 peopl. Originally trip supposed to start at 4pm, but because shortage of time from our side we have agreed to start it earlier,so Nuno shrank his lunch time for us. So we were...More

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EstreladaRiaFormosa, Gerente at Estrela da Ria Formosa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Your Satisfaction is our reward. Thank you and see you next time... .. return to Faro / Algarve / Portugal and bring a friend to visit our "Ria Formosa Natural Park". We await you, Cristela Martins

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The departs fro trip this trip are from Faro. We have Dispassibilities. Please confirm by fone if you whant to do de trip today. +351 967052103 Cristela Martins.
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