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Nature Activities - Outdoor Travels

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The passion for nature is what moves us in Nature Activities, a passenger transfer company based in Vila Nova de Milfontes. It is for this passion that we want to bring it with us in a comfortable and modern 9 seat van. We developed our activity...more
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Vila Nova de Milfontes 7645-223, Portugal
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Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and me were looking for a kayak trip up the river mira from milfontes. We found the contact of Carlos on tripadvisor and called him. He picked us up from our accommodation and explained us the route and how to kayak. The trip...More

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325carlos, Proprietário at Nature Activities - Outdoor Travels, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2013

Thank you for your review, are always welcome to the Southwest Alentejo.

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Reviewed August 17, 2014

We booked with enough time a trip (in August) to the fountains in the way from Vilanova to Odemira. But we were only 5 and the activity was not done ( perhaps he needed a high number of participants). It was communicated to us by...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2016

Nice and pleasant guy who set us up with the kayak (2 persons), we could row up the river, tide and wind helped but still some work to keep the boat straight. Beautiful peaceful river, quiet, limited number of people and didn't encounter a single...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

My husband and I rented a double kayak from Carlos to ride on Rio Mira for 12km, which took 2 hours 10 mins. It was a very peaceful and enjoyable ride because there was no other kayaks riding at the same time -- in the...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2016

Beautifully, if slightly understated, decorated; very good food; delightful musical entertainment (acoustic) in the evening; friendly and courteous staff... Even the packed lunches for the next morning were top-notch! A place to discover and enjoy!

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Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

I recently completed riding the Rota Vicentina with my girlfriend. Rather than using a pre-packaged tour, we assembled the trip from a handful of providers in the area. Nature Activities was contacted to assist with baggage transfer, but they delivered much more than expected,and all...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2015

After two days walking on the Rota Vicentina with our heavy backpacks we have been very exhausted and decided to contact Carlos to give us a lugagge transport. Best decision! The tour was much more enjoyable without our backpacks! Although we contacted him very late...More

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Reviewed October 9, 2015

We visited Portugal across September and October 2015. The weather was perfect- 28degrees and clear skies nearly everyday. We were desperate to Kayak whilst we were in Villa Nova Milfontes and Carlos and Nature Activities were the only company offering a plan that worked for...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed September 28, 2015

In order to rent a Kayak to move around at the River mouth in Vila Nova de Milfontes I simply called the owner 1 day in advance, he then found out the best time (tide-specific) and we agreed on a meeting place across Vila Nova...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

We had a great afternoon kayaking from Vila Nova de Milfontes beach down the peaceful river through the national park. Carlos was really friendly and helpful and dropped us off and picked us up at the other end of our trip no trouble. Cheap price...More

1  Thank Florence B
Reviewed August 2, 2015

Carlos was very quick and helpful in his communication. He offers various kayak-trips that can suit any party, respecting the elements of nature, like the tide and the peace and quite on the Mira Valley. The complete service of life-jackets, water, snack, map of the...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2015

The owner just wants to make sure everything goes smoothly and enjoyable for the turist! Recommended.

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