Posted on February 3, 2013
February 3, 2013
by JSS


  • Paddleboarding is an increasingly popular and fun activity originating from Hawaii that almost all ages can participate in.
  • A great exercise offering an all over body work out, whilst being the perfect way to explore many different types of water ways.
  • Paddleboarding lets you experience the scenery in a unique and environmentally friendly way exploring the secret beaches, grottos, archways and wildlife.
  • 2.5 hour tour along the coastline visiting secret beaches at during the day or at sunrise & sunset.

Paddleboarding in the Algarve is truly one of the most interesting ways to discover the magic of Portugal!

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2.5hr SUP Tour – Caves, Grottos, Unspoilt lakes and much more

Take a SUP tour along the stunning coastline of the Algarve, exploring hidden caves and  grottos. This tour is suitable for any level including complete beginners with the only minimum age restriction of 8 years old. We use wide and large paddle boards.

What's Included?

  • How to safely paddle the board out into the shallows.
  • Basic paddling technique on your knees.
  • Move to standing on the paddle board.
  • Improve your paddling proficiency, steering and getting the board to glide.
  • Pickups from Jah Shaka Surf Shop or other locations (upon request).

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Full Day River Tour and Introduction to Wave Riding

Our river tour is the perfect introduction and place to learn to flat water paddle-board. Following your morning of gentle paddling downstream through the beautiful countryside you’ll have an introductory lesson in SUP surfing. Our small group sizes and step by step tuition will have you riding your first waves in no time!

What's Included?

  • 2 x 1,5 hrs lessons from a qualified SUP coach.
  • Pick ups and Transport to the natural park.
  • All the equipment needed.
  • Healthy packed lunch and drinking water (veggie option).
  • Up to 10% discount on anything at Jah Shaka Surf Shop.
  • Pickups from Jah Shaka Surf Shop or other locations (upon request).


Night Time Paddleboarding

We are excited to be the first Stand Up Paddleboarding School in Europe to offer night time paddleboarding tours. With our innovative underwater lighting system, the water beneath your board lights up to guide your way on this truly unique experience.

What's Included?

  • Night time SUP tour begins an 1 hour before sunset.
  • 2.5 hour tour of the lake under the stars.
  • Pickups from Jah Shaka Surf Shop or other locations (upon request).


Options Location Price per person
Day time tour including introductory lesson (10am and 1pm daily) Ponte da Piedade 30€
Sunrise tour (6am-9am) Ponte da Piedade 45€
Sunset tour (6pm-9pm) Barragem da Bravura 45€
Night time tour with lights (7pm-10:30pm) Barragem da Bravura 45€
Full day river tour & introduction to wave riding Costa Vicentina 65€
Mega SUP (3.5 hours, min 3 people, max 7 adults) Barragem da Bravura
or Ponte da Piedade
SUP Rental - 4hrs Your choice 20€
SUP Rental - 8hrs Your choice 35€

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