Boat tour to a Heronry Island

Tagus River

Take a boat trip through the meanders and canals of the Tagus River and visit one of the largest heronries in the country

Further info about our tour

A boat trip along the Tagus discovering the wilder side of this river. Travelling through the meanders, islands and canals characteristic of this part of the river and watching its rich landscape and fauna.

The tour includes a visit to one of the largest mixed heron colonies in the country, that includes species such as Spoonbill, Grey Heron, Catle and Little Egrets, Night and Squaco Herons, Glossy Ibis. Other species to be see on a regular basis include Osprey, Black Kite and Booted Eagle.

Along the shallower canals we can also see Purple Heron, Yellow-crowned Bishop, Sand Martin and many other species.

Activity for a half day – Total time – 2H 30min.

The activity may be performed on its own or in addition to another activity in Salvaterra de Magos.

Metting point: Your Hotel in Lisbon or other local to agree.

Services included: Binoculars, Telescope, transportation, insurance (accident and civil liability) and a specialised guide.

Not included: Lunch and any other product purchased during the trip.

Price for person*:

Nuber of peopleHalf dayAs a complement of other activity in Salvaterra

*VAT Included. Free for children uner 5. 10€ 6 to 10 years.

Important notes:

Wear comfortable shoes and clothing during the walking tour.

This activity is not accessible for disabled people/people with special needs. (Please make a special request and we will try to accommodate your needs)

Tour difficulty: Low

A window on our tour

Contact us

Book your tour, make a special request and ask for information by email below.


Rua Manuel Assunção Mestre, nº 22 7780-199 Castro Verde

Lisbon Office

Rua Marcelino Mesquita, Nº 11 Loja 4 Escritório 1. 2795-134 Linda-a-Velha

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Ricardo Silva – +351 965657289
Renato Neves – +351 919015990