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Lake Activities

Discover the fascinating environment of the Ria Formosa Natural Park. Pick among biking, kayaking, stand up paddle boarding, fishing and boat tours guided by a marine biologist. Learn about the local flora and fauna and get the opportunity to observe migratory birds passing through the area.

Call us now on +351 289 351 909 or emails us: guestservices@quintadolago.com

NOTES

 

– All activities should be booking in advance;

– Before all activities, you should meet at Quinta do Lago watersports academy – next to The Shack – for arrange all the details;

– Don’t forget to bring sunscreen, hat, swimming costume and flip-flops.

STAND UP PADDLE OR KAYAK

STAND UP PADDLE OR KAYAK

At the Ria Formosa Natural Park, stand up paddle adds a different dimension to it, allowing paddle surfers to float along the quiet narrow channels, on a guided tour with a local biologist on paddle board, to discover authentic fauna and flora surrounded by the vivid green of the vegetation that provided protected habitats for migratory birds such as flamingos, storks, herons, exotic purple gallinules and others. For a more comfortable and relax tour, paddle boards can be replaced by kayaks (single or doubles). Duration approx. 1h30.

PRIVATE FISHING EXPERIENCE

PRIVATE FISHING EXPERIENCE

Enjoy moments of fun on a traditional fishing wooden boat. Family adventure on the nature park, a truly genuine experience with a local fisherman and an opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Natural Park of Ria Formosa. Fishing rods, bate and mineral water are included. Quiet and steady waters of the lagoon allow everybody to enjoy fishing or just have fun on a fantastic traditional fishing boat tour in the lagoon calm waters. The start point is at Quinta do Lago wooden bridge. Duration aprox. 2h00.

CLAM PICKING

CLAM PICKING

This is an unique local experience to spend the day with a local clam picker in a wooden boat on his daily basis routine. The activity takes place in the heart of the Natural Park of Ria Formosa, a protected lagoon for different species of fauna and flora. Guided by a local experienced fisherman and a marine biologist, you will learn the old ways of clam and razor clam picking. Finish with a visit to an oyster bank and enjoy some oyster tasting accompanied by a glass of local wine. Includes the clam picking material and waterproof boots (on request depending on sizes). The start point is at Faro beach island. Duration aprox. 2h00.

SAILING & WINDSURF

SAILING & WINDSURF

At Quinta do Lago lake, a safe and exquisite place, whether initiating or looking to develop new skills, our different level courses will enable you to learn sailing and windsurfing with the best instructors and safely “venture” beyond your limits. Optional lunch supplement available at The Shack- not included. Advanced booking required.

SAILING YACHT DAY OUT

SAILING YACHT DAY OUT

For the Sailing enthusiasts we provide Bavaria 41, a luxury classic sailing boat. Bavaria gives you the chance to enjoy Sailing along the Ria Formosa Natural Park and the Atlantic Ocean. An experienced skipper will go along the way, demonstrating you the local customs and traditions. At lunch time, you can go for lunch at one of the traditional restaurants of the islands or you can bring your own picnic and enjoy it aboard. This includes beverages aboard, snorkeling material and paddleboards. The departure is from Marina of Olhão.

SURF EXPERIENCE

SURF EXPERIENCE

At Quinta do Lago beach, a skilled surf instructor with will teach everyone who wants to learn how to surf or improve their surfing, in a safe and supervised environment. Swimming skills compulsory. We invite the family to follow the classes at the beach offering a complimentary shade and sunbeds. Minimum 4 people.

FULL OR HALF DAY LAKE EXPERIENCE

Have a full day activities split in between the beach and the lake at Quinta do Lago. At the beach volleyball an other games will be…

Have a full day activities split in between the beach and the lake at Quinta do Lago. At the beach volleyball an other games will be available as well as a banana and sofa ride. At the lake sailing, kayak, stand up board, pedalos and inflatable aquapark will be at…

Have a full day activities split in between the beach and the lake at Quinta do Lago. At the beach volleyball an other games will be available as well as a banana and sofa ride. At the lake sailing, kayak, stand up board, pedalos and inflatable aquapark will be at your disposal. All activities are monitored by our experienced monitors. Enjoy our sunbeds to rest between activities while you eat something delicious at The Shack - optional, not included. Age range 7 to 15 years. Time: Daily, from 10:00.

BEACH DAY EXPERIENCE

This is an amazing fun day at the Quinta do Lago beach of pure action. This is the perfect program for a WOW welcome to the…

This is an amazing fun day at the Quinta do Lago beach of pure action. This is the perfect program for a WOW welcome to the sunny Algarve. The package offers a three-hour beach experience which includes a jet ski ride, a banana and a sofa ride. Unlimited use of…

This is an amazing fun day at the Quinta do Lago beach of pure action. This is the perfect program for a WOW welcome to the sunny Algarve. The package offers a three-hour beach experience which includes a jet ski ride, a banana and a sofa ride. Unlimited use of kayak, stand up paddle, bodyboard, surf board and beach volleyball net are included upon availability. A shade with beds and bottled water are also a part of the deal. Time: Daily, from 10:00- 18:00; duration aprox. 3h00.

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