Experience the natural beauty of Ria Formosa on a guided walk of the salt pans, marshes, and pine woodlands of the protected habitat of many species of birds. Ria Formosa is one of Portugal’s Seven Natural Wonders, and you’ll soon discover why.
You’ll enjoy a guided walking tour of this sacred land, and discover the natural beauty and wildlife that is protected here. On this private tour we explore the protected areas of Ludo and Quinta do Lago. These two areas are extraordinary places for birdwatching, in fact, some of the best birding spots in the Algarve.
As you walk past the marshlands, you’ll enjoy stunning views of the lagoon. If the tide is out you’ll be able to see local people working on their clam farms as your local guide tells you about this important economic activity.
Enjoy incredible views over the saltpans and learn about the traditional salt extraction methods used in the Algarve. The region is famous for the quality of its salt which is known here as white gold. Keep your eyes peeled for amazing birdlife like the colorful Greater Flamingo and many other birds which are common species in these parts. You’ll be walking in one of the best bird watching spots in the Algarve. Ludo and Quinta do Lago are well worth discovering. Join us on a guided walk in this beautiful site. We promise you a memorable outing with a local guide who enjoys a walk as much as you do.
Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter
Número de Bilhetes: 1
Booking Condition: 48h before use
Validity days: 180 Days
Booking Contact: email@example.com
Available in Faro
Available all year round.
Type of route: circular
Distance of 6km.
Duration of 3 hours.
1 to 4 people.
Bring appropriate footwear. For your comfort and security, and in recognition of the fact that paths in places may be stony or wet, it is essential that you have appropriate footwear. Walking poles, if you have them, take the strain off the joints and are handy, if not essential. A light waterproof coat and comfortable clothing are also advisable. A rucksack or backpack is recommended to carry enough water, a packed lunch or snack, a hat and a good sun cream. Remember to bring enough water to avoid dehydration.
The walks may change due to weather conditions or the physical condition of participants if our guides deem advisable.
120,00 € (per group up to 4 people)
- Included: private guided walk accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide
transfer from our offices in Faro to the starting point of the walk and return
LANDSAddress: EDIFICIO GINÁSIO CLUB NAVAL, DOCA RECREIO DE FARO