Kayaking in Algarve, Ria Formosa


If you like kayaking, we have available a kayak rental service in the Algarve to do your own kayak tour in the Ria Formosa.

Duration                                      Price
» 2 ½ hours                                 30,00 €
» 4 hours (half a day)                  35,00 €
» 8 hours (full day)                      45,00 €
» 2 days                                      70,00 €
» more days                           on request

We have several models of kayaks available for hire for all who want to go kayaking and explore the magnificent area of the Ria Formosa lagoon and visit the islands of this beautiful Natural Park.

Have a rest in one of its beaches and make the most of these idyllic places where you can take a short walk through the beach, sun bath, take a dip in crystalline waters and marvel at the variety of shells that decorate the dune.

Come along on a kayak trip and explore the Ria Formosa paddling with your family and friends.

You'll discover one of 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal and it will be a great day out.

The kayaks are available for hire in Faro.

They're sit-on-top, safe, comfortable and easy gliders models.

You don't need to have previous experience to enjoy all the sensations you can live on board a kayak.

Kayak Models

  • Rotomod Tango
  • Rotomod Mambo
  • Rotomod Ocean Duo
  • Rotomod Ocean Quattro
  • We have also other kayaks models available
Kayak Models

  • Rotomod Tango
Kayak to paddle solo with an even hull for maneuverability and a small keel that maintains tracking. Ideal for bigger paddlers or paddlers with heavy gear.

  • Rotomod Mambo
Kayak to paddle solo, stable, maneuverable and easy to use.

  • Rotomod Ocean Duo

This comfortable double kayak is ideal to accommodate 2 persons and but it can be also paddle solo.

  • Rotomod Ocean Quattro
The perfect choice for families. The Ocean Quattro can seat up to 2 adults and 2 children, although it works best with 2 adults and 1 child.

  • We have also other kayaks models available.

For your safety and comfort we have available several kayak accessories:

  • Light paddles to maneuver your kayak,
  • Light and comfortable safety vests to enjoy your ride in maximum safety,
  • Backrests to make your kayak trip even more comfortable,
  • Waterproof barrels so you can bring everything you need and keep it dry.

We recommend:

  • Use of suitable clothing and footwear for a kayak tour. During Autumn and Winter, a windstopper and a waterproof coat are useful if not essential.
  • A rucksack or backpack is recommended to carry a small snack, water, sunglasses, sunglasses holder, hat, a camera and a good sunscreen.
  • A bathing suit and beach towel are excellent ideas, specially during Spring and Summer.
  • A change of clothing can make a difference at the end of your kayak tour.
  • Bring plenty of water to drink to avoid dehydration.
  • Safety comes first, always wear your safety vest while you're kayaking.
  • To make the most of your experience, before the start of your kayak trip ask our team information about the weather forecast and the itineraries and recommended routes according to the weather conditions, navigation, tides, winds and currents.

Additional Information:

  • All equipment available for hire is subject to regular maintenance and cleaning.
  • Kayak rentals are subject to a deposit.
  • Technique assistance (or other) to problems that may come forth during the period of rental is not included on the amount paid.