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Great experience!!

Matt is great - called the day before and booked up 2 kayaks. Met him as agreed, and he took us to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Holly T
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Great location, great guidance

My partner and I went on a kayaking trip on the Mondego river. It was all super well organised... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elina K
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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
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Matt is great - called the day before and booked up 2 kayaks. Met him as agreed, and he took us to the drop off point. Gave us enough instruction to get us on our way without feeling like we had too many rules! Awesome...More

Thank Holly T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I went on a kayaking trip on the Mondego river. It was all super well organised. Matt dropped us off at the starting point, checked our kayaking technique and made sure we were safe and ready to go. A few hours later...More

Thank Elina K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my daughter (5yrs old) had the most amazing time canoeing!! The view and tranquillity of the Mondego river definitely made our day!! Everything was great!! Very well organized and very safe!! Matt is the best, very outgoing and very professional too!! Thanks and...More

Thank Ana F
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I went on a 2-day kayak trip with a friend of mine and it was definitely the right choice! Matt and his great team took care of everything we needed and the rest was up to us - I really appreciated that we could adapt...More

Thank msim373
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We had the most amazing day it made our holiday the tranquility of the river Mondego my wife had never canoed before but really loved it we spent 4 hours canoeing then picniced on the banks matt and his team were brill would highly recommend...More

Thank carpet1351
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We booked a kayak trip on the rio mondego for one day. We made it in about 3 hours. The view on the river is awesome. The river is verry quiet and there are lots of spots to get out and have a snack (byo)...More

Thank Shenile
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Our trip was incredible and the highlight of our stay in Portugal. We were pretty inexperienced but Matt was great and the whole trip was amazing. The river is stunning and sleeping on the bank was something very special (especially coming from London). I can't...More

Thank Simon L
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We did the 4hr canoe trip on the river Mondego. Matt and his helpers did a great job in pushing us off and where already at the pickup point when we arrived. In between a lovely calm river and nice picnic spot. Well done Matt....More

Thank antonjansen
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We went for the 2 days and 1 night kayaking on the river, which we can certainly recommend. With our 3 children, we took 4 kayacks and one canoe. Everything went smootly and in case of need, Matt was always standby. In the evening, we...More

Thank dominiqueboenne
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The trip is fun from the start; the trip to the river with the safari truck is exciting and fun. Once you start kayaking, you'll see the beautiful environment and animals around you. You can take as long as you want and send an SMS...More

Thank Martijn S
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rmes2014
24 January 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
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Natalie H
7 June 2016|
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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
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Natalie H
7 June 2016|
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Response from Matthew T | Property representative |
children more than welcome on our canoe tours
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