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Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours

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Address: Rua Comandante Francisco Manuel | Cais da Porta Nova, Faro 8005-554, Portugal
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Our boats were specifically designed for nature adventure and our tours are...

Our boats were specifically designed for nature adventure and our tours are guided by one of our experienced and knowledgeable naturalist guides. This tour begins in Faro, we will cruise various channels; voyaging through magnificent waterways, streams, surrounded on all sides by rich marshlands and lagoons. Coastal scenery, natural history, traditional activities, birds details...

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Ilha Deserta - Guided Nature Tour - Ria Formosa
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Good ferry service

Good ferry service to Deserta Island with very friendly service from Patricia on the quay at Faro, thanks!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good ferry service to Deserta Island with very friendly service from Patricia on the quay at Faro, thanks!!

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Thank KenandLinda69
BrunoLimaAnimaris, Director de Marketing at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Hello kenandlindaGE Very grateful for your evaluation, we were very happy to have enjoyed our service. We hope to see you soon on Deserta Island. Bruno Lima More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

At the kiosk David gave us all the information we needed about the three options for going to the island. When we got back,from out trip, he gave us information on how to get to a fisherman's village on another island using public transportation and he recommend a coffee and pastry which was delicious. We decided to take the guided... More 

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Hello Dear Danny S We were very happy to have shared your experience with our services. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. Thank you very much. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you on your next visit to the Ria Formosa Natural Park and to welcome you to Deserta Island. Bruno... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was not sure what boat cruise to pick at harbour but after getting quoted 100 euros for 4 people another lovely guy came up and offered us 4 people for 40 euros in total to island , so we went for it .the boat took about 30 mins to get to island where i found one of the nicest beaches... More 

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Hello Dear ian186534 We were very happy to have shared your experience with our services. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. Thank you very much. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you on your next visit to the Ria Formosa Natural Park and to welcome you to Deserta Island. Bruno Lima More 

Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Joao Fernandes organised our taxi and booked our lunch, wonderful. Tony was the driver, pilot, captain. We were looked after splendidly and had a really amazing day, thank you.

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Hello We were very happy to have shared your experience with our services. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. Thank you very much. Bruno Lima. More 

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't know whether to pack in everything or take the slow guided boat trip with Animaris. Fortunately we chose the slow boat. Patricia, one of the girls the boat companies engage to sell their trips, gave us just the right level of information with no hustle. We had read about the various options online so were easily persuaded. It... More 

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Hello Dear We were very happy to have shared your experience with our services. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. Very lovely, cheers. Bruno Lima More 

Mons, Belgium
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guided tour was perfect and the skipper Fabio gave us all the informations about the nature. He took Time to explain everything in french and gave us good advices for our stay in algarve. The deserta island is a Little paradise on earth with a few tourist. It was a wonderful time and a great human discovery !

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Hello Dear emiliebazin7 We were very happy to have shared your experience with our services. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you on your next visit to the Ria Formosa Natural Park and to welcome you to Deserta Island Cheers, Bruno Lima More 

Sittard, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant Estamine at the Ilha deserta reached by boat from Faro is at a unique spot in the free nature environment of the iland. The menu has a lot of choices and those ordered were perfect (a salad and a steak)

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Dear Hans D We were very happy to have shared your experience with our services. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you on your next visit to the Ria Formosa Natural Park and to welcome you to Deserta Island. Best Regards, Bruno Lima More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you never been there defo book tour with guide because maybe u will hear new things about birds,ecosystem in faro etc,had the best time. Definitely try this tour😗🍹🍸

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Hello We were very happy to have shared your experience with our services. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. Thank you very much. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you on your next visit to the Ria Formosa Natural Park and to welcome you to Deserta Island Very lovely, cheers. Bruno... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked with this operator as they provided not just tours but quick shuttle trips across to Desertas. We booked the speedboat and weren't disappointed. 15 minute journey and the captain was jolly and friendly. The rep Patricia had been very informative before the journey helping us get what we wanted and greeted us after to see how we had enjoyed... More 

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Dear Foxymama1, We appreciate your review. We hope to have the opportunity to welcome you on your next visit to the Ria Formosa Natural Park and to welcome you to Deserta Island Best Regards, Bruno Lima More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

So I went to the marina in Faro, to make a boat tour, friends of mine recommended it.. So here I go... me and my wife... We went online to see the schedules , we saw it and went to sales stand... Very nice people, they gave us all the information we needed, and they were very helpful with our... More 

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BrunoLimaAnimaris, Marketing Director at Animaris Ilha Deserta Boat Tours, responded to this review

Dear Your S, We appreciate your review. It is very important for us to hear the voice of our customers. We take notes of the points described and we inform that we have taken the corrective actions to solve the problem. Best Regards, Bruno Lima More 

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