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Rock & River offers tailor made canoe and kayak trips on the Rivers Dao and Mondego. Areas of outstanding natural beauty and a safe environment for the first time canoeist. Choose from a one day tour or multi day camping kayak safari. All camping...more
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Oliveira do Hospital, Portugal
+351 912 378 451
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Reviewed September 27, 2018

We recently did the Two day kayak down the Mondego with a wild camp overnight. We both had an amazing time, incredibly beautiful, and peaceful. It was so good for the soul we never saw a single person the whole time. Matt runs an extremely...More

Thank Bobthebabe
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

What a fantastisch trip on the river Mondego! You see the landscape from a complete different point of view: a must for everyone. Matt’s kayaks are new, stable and fast, so it’s easy to do. And, even if you loose your mobile, his service is...More

Thank tjebbe61
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Get soaked up into the nature and clear your head. The two-day kayak trip brings the perfect combination between being active and relaxing. Start off with kayaking and search for a nice spot in the nature to camp. Once you're settled it is time to...More

Thank Ivie S
Reviewed September 12, 2018

I went on the two day kayak camping trip. If you want to paddle under the stars and wildcamp in a beautiful area that's definitely the place to go. Everything was well organised by Matt and his team (pick up, camping equipment, dry bags, map,...More

Thank Susanne M
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Memories were made on the Mondego! We had a fabulous time! Matt and his team were great. We corresponded by email and phone beforehand. None of our group had done this before but it's very safe and Matt and the team showed the kids, and...More

Thank Fiona W
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Was alot of fun would recommend to anyone in Central Portugal. Great people with good humor. Rio mondego is beautiful

Thank Orin C
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Really nice! We took an overnight camping kayak trip and ended up wild camping by the river and watching the stars at night from the kayaks - as recommended by Matt, the super helpful owner of the biz. Everything was very well organised and set...More

Thank jmcandrew
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I booked a two day kayak trip. Amazing and very relaxing experience.The river is beautiful and calm, so no worries for the unexperienced. Perfect for families too. Matt & co are great, very helpful and enthusiastic They take care of all your needs (camping gear,...More

Thank 113primoz
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This is my favorite way to enjoy the nature of central portugal. You will see a side of the area thats not possible to enjoy by bike, car or horse. Believe me i tried. For the last 8 years i have seen almost all the...More

Thank saskia k
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

I went to a kayak trip for a day and it was a great experience! Really chilling and relaxing. I definitively recommend it!

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January 24, 2017|
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Response from Matthew T | Property representative |
hello, I am sorry to hear that you cannot get your message through. I cannot put my email address here but it is a g m ail account and is written as one word; rock and river matt
Natalie H
June 7, 2016|
Response from Matthew T | Property representative |
hi, thank you for your message.our canoe trips are family friendly and the very young are welcome! a nice calm river and a stable boat is oofered matt
Natalie H
June 7, 2016|
Response from Matthew T | Property representative |
children more than welcome on our canoe tours