A unique local experience, an opportunity to spend the day with a local clam picker on his daily clam picking tasks.
A real-life adventure on a traditional fisherman ́s wooden boat with life experiencing of the ancient clam picking skills and secrets.
The activity takes place in the heart of the Natural Park of Ria Formosa, a protected lagoon for different species of fauna and flora. Guided by a local experienced fisherman and a marine biologist, you will learn the old ways of clam and razor clam picking.
Finish with a visit to an oyster bank and enjoy some oyster tasting accompanied by a glass of local wine.
- Time: Daily, depending on the tide, check when booking
- Start point: Faro island beach
- Includes: Clam picking material, waterproof boots (on request depending on sizes), oyster tasting & sparkling wine
- Don’t forget to bring sunscreen and a hat
TRADITIONAL BOAT TOUR Traditional boat tour in the heart of the Ria Formosa natural park