Private Boat Tour of Ria Formosa with Lunch at Fisherman House

An inspiring day out lived through the eyes of an experienced fisherman, born and raised in the waters of the Ria Formosa.



Join a fisherman clams picking in the mud; visit a family-run oyster farm and understand how the tides and the ocean influence the quality of this local delicacy... The Ria Formosa wild-life is an incredibly rich protected area full of hidden jewels like hippocampus, chameleons, rare birds and tasty seafood. On this seven hours Private Boat Tour of the islands that make the Ria Formosa archipelag, a local fisherman gives you a guided tour and shows you his home, around the village and traditional fishing techniques and tools. A lovely lunch of freshly caught fish cooked by his mother in their home will make the trip unforgettable...


9 am - Meeting at the Quay

9 am - Meeting at the Quay

A fisherman will wait for us in Olhao Quay

The Oyster Farm

The Oyster Farm

A family-run business since 4 generations

A Seafood Feast at the Fisherman House

A Seafood Feast at the Fisherman House

An unforgettable lunch cooked by the fisherman's family and tasted on site.


The boat can host a maximum of 14 people including children.

The Starting Price of 1120 euros is fixed, no matter the number of people joining the tour (anyway the boat can host no more than 14 people). 

The Final Price depends on the season and starts at 80 euros per person.Please send us an enquiry by email to get the quote.

The Boat Tour starts at 9am and finishes around 5pm.

This is a fully personalized exeperience, so can be tailor-made to your preferences. For example if you want to stay longer on the island in the afteroon until the sunset, you could start the tour at 10am or 11am and finish later.

Expect an incredible variety of fishes and seafood. Depending on the season, you could find razor clams, clams, shrimps, oyster, octopus and much more.

It depends on the tide. Depending on the day of the boat tour, the Fisherman will inform of the best time of the day to visit the oyster farm

Private Boat Tour of Ria Formosa with Lunch at Fisherman House

Portugal· 7 hours