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ZEN SUP

Only By Booking | Praia Trafal, Quarteira 8125-171, Portugal
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Fabulous time!!!

John & Heike could not be more helpful with my 6 man/woman group Stand Up Paddle boarding. They... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
allis0nb0ne
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Amazing experience to do stand up paddling at Praia de Faro!!

We decided to go on a stand up paddling tour at Faro. The contact to John was really good, even... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jana_0804
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Dusseldorf, Germany
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Stand Up Paddle is the fastest growing water sport in the world today. It´s easy and fun to learn and can be done by almost anyone, from 5-6 years of age upwards. ZEN SUP is based in the Central Algarve in Portugal and offers a fantastic way to enjoy the region´s waterways on your next holiday break or for local residents also. SUP offers freedom, fitness and fun on the water and from once you master some basics you can do it anywhere. There is no better time or place to learn than right here and right now in Portugal´s sunny Algarve.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Only By Booking | Praia Trafal, Quarteira 8125-171, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

John & Heike could not be more helpful with my 6 man/woman group Stand Up Paddle boarding. They collected us from our villa & took us to Faro Island. Constantly keeping track of tide & wind/weather conditions to make appropriate choices with where to go....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to go on a stand up paddling tour at Faro. The contact to John was really good, even during complications and inconveniences, he was extremely courteous and picked us up at our accommodation. He was the perfect guide with endless knowledge about techniques...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time attempting the skills of SUP , inspired to continue back home and maybe surprise John one day that I've got it cracked! Some super photos as well. Liz

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our third time doing SUP and John was super helpful and patient with us, he was super clear with the instructions and guided us really well through everything, we had a great afternoon and will most definitely be back and recommend Zen SUP...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip with John. 1st time paddle boarder, good in instruction and great place to learn. THANKS!

Thank Justin E
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John H, Owner at ZEN SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Justin, thank you so much for coming to SUP with us. Top marks for all you guys on a great first/second time paddle. Hope to see you all again sometime. Warmest Regards, John

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For my hen do, my friends organized a paddle boat session with John and it was so much fun!! We were lucky in weather, it was beautiful and John was a brilliant guide. He made sure that we all felt safe and were having a...More

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John H, Owner at ZEN SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Emily, great to meet you & the gang, well done to them for organising such a great outing for you. Wishing you all the very best in your new life. Warmest Regards to everyone, John

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I definitely recommend booking an excursion with John. Very prompt to reply, and health & safety conscious. We booked this adventure as part of a hen do experience and the participants are still raving. John was funny, patient and the smiling laughing pictures he sent...More

Thank Jade T
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John H, Owner at ZEN SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jade, thanks for all, great outing, great company, great fotos(I think) and a great review. Thanks to everyone and maybe see you again sometime in the future, Warmest Regards, John

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Heike for looking after us and giving us a wonderful first experience of SUP. Hopefully we will return. Regards Andy and Jill

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

John took me and 4 friends out this morning and we had the best time. John was friendly and super helpful especially as we’d never done paddleboarding before, giving us a demonstration on the beach before heading out. It was beautiful and great to see...More

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John H, Owner at ZEN SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Anna for your review and kind words. It was great meeting you all & so glad you enjoyed so much. Hope you received some fotos from us. Warmest Regatrds to all the gang, John

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Had a great few hours with John of Zen Sup. Saw the sun go down on our paddle boards on the Ria Formosa lagoon. Would recommend to anyone of any ability.

Thank David B
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John H, Owner at ZEN SUP, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Hi David, thanks for kind review, glad to have been out with you both and hope we get the chance to SUP together again. Warmest Regards from windy Algarve, John

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