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Rock & River

Oliveira do Hospital, Portugal
+351 912 378 451
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Our Swallows and Amazons adventure!

Memories were made on the Mondego! We had a fabulous time! Matt and his team were great. We... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fiona W
Great 2 day trip

Was alot of fun would recommend to anyone in Central Portugal. Great people with good humor. Rio... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Orin C
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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 equipment and transport is included. Dine at a riverside restaurant, BBQ at the waters edge or go wild and cook by your tent. Our trips are carefully planned. Instruction and briefings are given on the water. All our trips are self guided. No guide, no groups!!!
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“own pace” (5 reviews)
“day trip” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Oliveira do Hospital, Portugal
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+351 912 378 451
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Reviewed yesterday

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
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Reviewed yesterday 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
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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
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Reviewed 5 days ago

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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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!

Thank Valentina T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderfully relaxing river kayak with some wild camping on the riverbank. The kids loved it and we'll definitely be doing it again. Matt was really helpful and the gear was top notch! A must-do trip is you're coming to Portugal.

Thank RichardTelde
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very nice day on the river! Well organised by Matt and tis team! Perfect for the kids, relaxing on the river, nice views and time for a pick nick. Thanks a lot for the brand new canoe😉

Thank Ina V
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We went kayaking with two couples and loved it all the way. The trip is about 13km, which is allows the perfect amount of time to fully enjoy the water and the views. Along the way there are plenty of opportunities to have a rest...More

Thank Celine v
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Great tour, great material and wonderfull ambience. Matt is a nice guy who is always in for a talk! Thank you very much.

Thank Henny v
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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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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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children more than welcome on our canoe tours
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