SNORKEL AND KAYAK TOUR ON PORTO SANTO ISLAND
Porto Santo Island has some great beaches and hikes but it should be on the top of your list to experience some water activities while you are on the island. I did the kayak tour and snorkel tour with Matias from Porto Santo Destination Tours. We explored the caves of Porto Santo Island by kayak and even visited the nearby island of Ilhéu da Cal. After the kayak tour, we went snorkeling at the Porto dos Frades tidal pools and were lucky enough to see an octopus, Moray Eel, and other incredible sea creatures in the crystal clear water.
KAYAKING TOUR ON PORTO SANTO ISLAND The kayak trip began with a pick-up in a van from our hotel by Matias and his Portuguese Water Dog called Sherlock. The starting point for the tour is at Ponta da Calheta, which is the south-western tip of the island of Porto Santo. Here Matias has a small shed where he keeps all of the kayaks, life-jackets, and gear. We got our gear together, had a quick briefing, and then minutes late.... Continue Reading at Journey Era