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

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  • 90-minute catamaran cruise to Isla Deserta from Faro
  • Admire the beautiful scenery of Ria Formosa Natural Park as you sail
  • Listen to informative commentary from an expert guide
  • Spend some relaxed free time exploring Isla Deserta
  • Choose from a variety of departure times
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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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Stop At: Ilha Deserta, Santa Cruz, Faro 8005-554 Portugal

A Desert Island - The Perfect Getaway
Ilha Deserta, also known as Barreta, is the only uninhabited island of Ria Formosa.
Animaris offers a portfolio of memorable experiences, with Ria Formosa Natural Park as its stage, and destination to Algarve’s hidden gem - Ilha Deserta.
Visit us and discover a unique Paradise!

Duration: 4 hours
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve booked a guided tour with Laura and Gonsalo. They’re real professionals and very nice. Laura knows a lot about ecoworld there. This tour was the nicest what we had in Faro. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed December 2, 2018

We highly recommend you to go and take a tour with these guys. Apart from the beautiful scenery and glimpse into wildlife, you get reminded how important preserving and respecting nature with its flora and fauna really is! We could not have asked for a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Expedition778134
RitaSampaioAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Good morning, Expedition778134 Thank you so much for taking the time to recommend Animaris Ilha Deserta, your review is very kind. Our team members share the passion for Ria Formosa Natural Park, and we've been promoting nature conservation for more than 30 years now. We...More

Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I were taken out for the experience and absolutely loved it. Tom is am amazing guide and a great guy. Would absolutely do again and highly recommend it to anyone in Faro.

Thank hellojustjoe
RitaSampaioAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Dear hellojustjoe, We are very grateful for your lovely review, it's so nice to get feedback from clients :) Our team, and Thomas especially, appreciate your testimony. It will always be a pleasure to meet you again. Kind regards, Rita Sampaio

Reviewed September 13, 2018

We did the tour yesterday and we had an amazing guide tour among the nature Faro coast with Thomas that was an Excellent guide French an English speaker! We really suggest this tour with Shuttle!!! ;)

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Italiansinger
RitaSampaioAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Good afternoon, dear Italiansinger Thank you so much for taking the time to recommend Animaris and our Eco Tour guide Thomas! Our team is delighted with your lovely review, looking forward to your return :) Kind regards, Rita Sampaio

Reviewed August 29, 2018

I had a tour with Thomas, who studies seabiology at local university and he knew basically EVERYTHING about local ecosystems, animals, birds, flora and fauna. We had a really nice conversation which covered a bit of history as well. His enthusiasm is adorable and he...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andi K
RitaSampaioAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Good afternoon, Andi K Thank you so much for taking the time to recommend Animaris and our Eco Tour guide Thomas! Our team is delighted with your lovely review, looking forward to your return :) Kind regards, Rita Sampaio

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Ooops just read all the info ....properly ... on the web page. Answers all there Ta v much.
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