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This is a perfect experience to discover the coast of Lisbon from the ocean with a healthy and sporty approach! Starting from Marina of Oeiras, the last port located between the Tagus and the Atlantic Ocean, you will paddle along the coast, admire the maritime fortresses, you can still stop on one of the beaches to refresh you and of course enjoy a different activity! Oeiras kayaking is a great time to share with friends or family! Certified BORK guides will give you a brief introduction to kayaking before you leave. You do not have to be an experienced paddler, most of you have never kayaked before. Enjoy the trip, follow the guide’s instructions and have fun! (discount valid for 1 person)
The first time we visited the region of Lisboa, we came to realise a clip at praia do Guincho. We were fascinated by the Surfers and we did not imagine being able to live such an experience… When we met the Wanted Surf School team and Bernardo Ruivo, we wanted to try our luck! After beeing equipped carefully and stepped the sand, we are experimenting the waves! With the benevolent atmosphere and the pedagogy of the instructor we quickly get our first impressions and even to our surprise we succeed a first “take off” in other words we came out of the water! Whether you are debutant or have a little experience don’t loose the opportunity of going out of the city and having a surf lesson at the beach of Carcavelos …
Cape Espichel is a spectacular place. Upon our arrival we were impressed by the immense cliffs, the ocean, the grandiose landscapes that remind us of our simple condition of travelers …
During this hike we could discover the legends of the Cape while following the footprints of 150 million years old dinosaurs!
Indeed, we visited two sites of footsteps of dinosaurs: the track of Pedra da Mua dating from the late Jurassic and the Lagosteiros site dating from the Cretaceous. These two tracks 500 meters apart are separated by 50 million years!
Then you will discover the old fortress of São Domingos da Baralha, the lighthouse and the magnificent shrine of Our Lady of Cape Espichel.
To introduce you to diving in the ocean do not hesitate to contact our partner.
After a theoretical introduction to diving and its equipment, you will embark aboard a zodiak for one of the dive sites around Oeiras where your PADI instructor will guide you to your first dive at sea.
You will discover the underwater swimming equipped with bottle, a perfect feeling of freedom …
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Enjoy a mountain bike tour while discovering Lisbon and its main monuments!
After the city center, the squares and main monuments you will cycle along the Tagus and its docks to Belém and its main monuments: Patron of the Discoveries Maritimes, Tower of Belém and Jeronimos Monastery where you will leave your bikes for a moment and enter the church of Manuelian style that houses the tombs of Vasco da Gama, the largest Portuguese navigator and Luis de Camoes, the greatest poet.
Then you will take the time to discover the Pasteis of Belem where you will taste the best and the most secret of the Portuguese pastries. Really divine!
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Do you know Sesimbra, its Natural Park and its marine reserve?
40 minutes from Lisbon, this place is magical and so exotic.
Discovering this region in Kayak is an unforgettable experience. After a brief introduction to kayaking, you will paddle in Sesimbra Bay and along the beautiful coastline of the Arrabida Natural Park and the Marine Reserve Luiz De Saldanha, a favorite spot for many species.
The instructor will guide you in the caves, show you the coast and its geological wonders.
You will have time to relax on one of the most beautiful beaches of Portugal in Ribeiro do Cavalo and dive into its crystal clear waters …
This experience will introduce you to diving in the seawater pool of Oeiras. The conditions are ideal for a successful dive baptism: basin with a depth of 4m, sea water and all equipment diving to feel comfortable.
After a theoretical introduction, your PADI instructor will guide you to your first dive in the pool. feel free to extend the moment on the spot, the swimming pool of Oeiras is by the sea, it is equipped with several basins, diving boards and is in the heart of the Marina and Oeiras.
If you arrive in Sintra by train from Lisbon you will be surprised by the number of tourists and even so the visit of Sintra is unavoidable.
The discovery of Sintra with Bork is a very good way to take advantage of emblematic monuments such as the Palacio da Pena and the Castle of the Moors.
“Sintra Historic Hike” is a loop ride through the forest and its steep slopes. You will pass the house inhabited by Hans Christian Andersen in the nineteenth century and you will go up the Roman road to the Castle of the Moors. The view of the Palacio da Pena is breathtaking as well as the entire chain of the Sintra-Cascais massif and its Natural Park.
You will also see the many Palaces, Castle and Manoirs below, built by the nobility and the upper middle class since the 15th century. You will return to Sintra by Vila Sasseti and its beautiful gardens. Before strolling in the alleys of Sintra.
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During the last years, we see more and more Paddle fans.
It is a very accessible and funny activity. You can enjoy this activity with family or friends while admiring beautiful landscapes. We started in the calm waters of the Port of Sesimbra, accompanied by our instructor, then we discovered the magnificent Ribeiro do Cavalo beach, considered one of the most beautiful beaches of Portugal.
Along the wild coasts of the region, at the foot of the cliffs we had the feeling of being explorers …
Lying a few moments on our board we could see beautiful fish Schools through clear blue waters.