Through the Great Guadiana River

The banks of the Guadiana resemble a perfect scenario of breathtaking beauty and peace. The combination of the natural beauty of the Guadiana river, with its cliffs, cork oak forests and river beaches, made the Guadiana the preferred river for canoeing in Alentejo. Enjoy a relaxing and refreshing day on the river and observe the majestic prey-birds and a great variety of river fish.

You will get to see and feel:

The discovery of South great Guadiana is a self experience of unique beauty, this ride on a Kayak reveals a simplicity of life in a territory little intervened by Man, it´s a return to our origins, to nature in its purest state.

Here and there the transposition of very smooth rapids, give the right touch of adrenaline to make this day unforgettable.*

And then finally after all the effort, lunch: rich ingredients prepared according to ancient methods, by skilled hands, are what makes the food of Alentejo truly special.

On the afternnon and to end your adventure in beauty you will visit 1/2 wineries. Get to know full bodied and spicy red wines, elegant whites with crispy acidity; both made out of native grapes or blended with international ones. Warm wines made by the knowledgeable hands of the Alentejo people and all this will be offered experienced on an intimate atmosphere that only family run businesses can provide.

 

Includes:
Security briefing
Place on a 2 seat kayak
Transportation to the beginning of the route and return to the vehicles
Guide, radio or mobile communications
Mineral water
Insurances required by law

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT RECOMMENDED
Clothing suitable for aquatic activity and weather conditions
Water shoes (flip flops or crocs are TOTALLY discouraged)
Swimsuit
Wire or elastic for those who wear glasses
Rubber band to hold hair
Sunscreen

 

*The estimated duration of this activity is 4 hours and a half. Thus, this may imply an alteration on the number of wineries visited. Always something that we can talk about…

 

This itinerary includes:

Transportation on luxury Mercedes sedan or Minivan from and to the meeting point, Driver/History Heritage guide/Wine and Spirits Education Trust certified guide, Canoeing Expert, Visits to wineries and wine and food tastings, Monument entrances, City Tours, Personal accident insurance, Taxes.

On the 2 days itineraries, the transfer from Lisbon to the airport is free of charge. On the 3 days itineraries, the transfer from the airport to Lisbon and from Lisbon to the airport is free of charge (applicable conditions for groups between 2 and 7 people and only for the transfers to and from the airport).

 

This itinerary DOESN’T include:

Private Tours, Meals and Other personal expenses.

Terms and Conditions
Many of The Best Portugal animation activities are conducted on open air. Thus, while always be mindful of weather conditions. We have to bear in mind that sometimes unpredictable weather phenomena do occur during a tour. In such cases The Best Portugal won´t be held responsible for that and those reasons will never be considered as reasonable for any refund.

Tours will leave according to times stated on itineraries and will not wait for “latecomers”. We accept no responsibility for passengers failing to be at designated pick up points at designated times, no refund is provided for passengers failing to meet our tour at designated times.

We reserve the right to alter any part of the itinerary due to the fact that they are subject to supplier availability at the time of booking. Should it be necessary to alter an itinerary, a supplier of equal value and quality shall be chosen. The client shall be notified in writing of any changes made to an itinerary.

We reserve the right to use alternate vehicles and operators.

Tour arrangements are intended for persons of reasonably good health and without physical disabilities which would create a hazard either for the passenger or other passengers. The Best Portugal, reserves the right to decline to accept or retain any person as a tour participant should such person’s health or mental condition impede the operation of the tour.

Smoking is not permitted on our vehicles or inside winery buildings.

We accept no responsibility for lost or stolen property.

x 6 170€

Price per person

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