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“the river”(16 reviews)
“casa branca”(5 reviews)
“canoe trip”(5 reviews)
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On water and walking trails we explore nature and discover places away from the beaten tracks. Our small groups allow much room for individual planning.Enjoy alentejan nature in a canoe, by bike or on horseback, out for fishing or on a guided walk...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Odemira 7630-124, Portugal
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+351 967 155 383
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We and our 3 daughters (aged 7, 9 & 11) took 2 canoes on the 3 to 5 hour trip upstream from Odemira. It was a very fun trip, though admittedly that was of our own making with water fights and some questionable manoeuvres close...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jon195
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We've done a tour with 2 canoes (2 adults, 2 children 7 & 11 years old) 13 km from Vila Nova de Milfontes upstream into direction Odemira till Casa Branca. It was a wonderful tour. The children loved it and we as well. The Service...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Klaus C
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

On the phone Anke was very helpful and explained everything in detail. She also gave her recommendations of what she thinks was best suited for us. Very kind. On location we had Lisa which together with her colleague did a great job explaining what the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Guy F
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We were looking for something spontaneous to do in the area. We wrote ecotrails at 22:00 at night to make an appointment for the next day and got an immediate answer. Anke, the owner, was so nic e to organize us a canoe trip for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Great experience. We (2 adults, 2 children, 3 and 6 yrs old) paddle 3 hours until high tide. Made a great break at the river. Had a swim. And paadled back with the low tide, aroznd 1,5 hours. Beautiful scenery, some goats, sheeps, hours and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank vkmonarch
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We did a morning canoe trip from Milfontes to Casa Branca and loved it! Anke and her team are very friendly and extremely helpful and the organisation was really easy. The scenery along the river was varied and beautiful, and the trip was very peaceful....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Couldn’t find the place! We tried we google maps and apple maps, came to the village and nothing! After 1h decided to go to the beach instead. A shame, we were looking after this adventure.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Talía O
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

We went on an afternoon tour as 8 friends and enjoyed the tour a lot! Organization was really easy, Anke was extremely friendly and helpful. She has all equipment you need. The tour itself is out in beautiful nature. It’s easy and enjoyable, with the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hanni123456
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I just finished the kanu trip from odemira upstream and the time in the kanu was great. You should be aware that it is demanding especially with the wind blowing against you but the adventure is worth the effort. Anke is a great person. She...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Matthias J
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I wanted to do the kayak tour with my husband because he didn't had the experience and this seemed a very nice way to get acquainted with it. Taxi was late, not too much, but late. I saw my own life passing 3 times during...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Taltalon
24 June 2017|
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Response from Anke R | Property representative |
Hi Taltalon, yes, the tour from Odemira upstream and back with the tides is appropriate even for young kids, there's a lot for them to do - and to see! The children under 5 years don't pay, but I have life jackets for... More
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Becky P
4 August 2015|
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Response from Anke R | Property representative |
Hi Becky, thank you for your interest! We actually have to agree to a certain meeting place and time - as the departures of the three different tours depend on the tides! If you let me know about your traveling dates and... More
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