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Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour

  • A 2.5-hour small-group tour of Ria Formosa Natural Park
  • Explore the beauty of this famed national park with a knowledgeable guide
  • See local wildlife like birds and other local animals
Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour
From US$40.54
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour
Journey to Ria Formosa Natural Park on this 2.5-hour small-group tour led by a professional guide. Covering more than 60 kilometers of beautiful, rugged coastline, the Ria Formosa Natural Park is not a place to miss. Admire a stunning array of birds as well as unique flora and fauna, all while learning about the park’s history and its significance from your guide. This is a great alternative to a low-key beach holiday, for people who want to immerse themselves in Portugal’s natural beauty.
What to Expect
Our specialized guides will give you a detailed introduction to the ecosystem of the Ria Formosa Natural Park, and together you will explore flora and fauna.
Stretching out over 60km of unspoilt coastline, the Ria Formosa Natural Park is an amazing sight to behold and an excellent place to escape from the typical beach holiday.
The barrier island system of Ria Formosa, which protects a warm-water lagoon with its mosaic of salt marshes, islets and tidal mud flats. This unique environment harbours many resident and migratory birds and offers shelter to other threatened species of fish, plants and animals.
Two and half hours of gentle riding, mainly flat terrain, minimal effort required, suitable for most people whether a cyclist or not.
And for those who are looking for more action on their holidays, we are also offering a variety of mountain bike tours.
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1 - 5 of 8 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago
Nice tour around Ria Formosa

I decided to explore Ria Formosa by bike. I went to the shop and the guys managed to sort everything out with only one day notice. We left the shop around 9.30 and came bk around 2.30. I had an amazing day; Ceasar was my...More

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
awesome service

Bikes were super awesome, they tell you where you can ride along and tell you about other places to go with your bike other than the national park and the pricing was very good :) would do it again!

Thank Simone H
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile
Good but expensive

Well worth the tour but for what it was, the price seemed a little steep. We paid €45 per person for an easy 4 hour cycle. The bikes were good quality but apart from guiding us there was not a great amount of detail given...More

3  Thank wanderin_around
MTB A, Front Office Manager at MTB Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you for your review! We will improve our tour to be more informative about the surroundings. About the duration, we now try to adapt to the clients as much as we can, this means we can bike all day if the clients choose to,...More

Reviewed 30 July 2016
Good days start with the right bike

I only needed a city bike as I was only planning to explore Faro for a few hours. Filipe gave me exactly the bike I needed and was very helpful throughout the hiring process. When I got back he then drove me to a restaurant...More

Thank Toby_Edmonds
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile
Mountain bike rental

Stayed at Hotel Eva. Bike rental is conveniently across the road. My bike was like new and it was adjusted for my size and weight. Great trail past airport and into Ria Formosa national park. MTB staff are really friendly and informative. Well come back...More

Thank colin g
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