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Isla Cristina

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Isla Cristina/Isla Canela: Boat Trip Through the Marshes

1. Isla Cristina/Isla Canela: Boat Trip Through the Marshes

Enjoy a day of seafaring adventure where you will discover the port and marshe of Isla Cristina. To begin, learn about local fishing habits and the second-most active fishing port in Spain from a knowledgable skipper and guide. Hear about the port's operation and schedules, and watch the fishermen at work, unloading their catch and docking their boats. Afterward, leave the port and enter the marshes, a unique landscape free from the hand of man. Admire the many native and migratory birds that surround you, along with the breathtaking sunset. Continue to the mussel rafts to savor wine and the authentic white prawn, all from the county of Huelva. Pass through the neighborhood of Punta del Moral and Isla de Canela before reaching the mouth of the Ria and returning to the marina.

Private Faro Airport Transfers to Albufeira (car up to 4pax)

2. Private Faro Airport Transfers to Albufeira (car up to 4pax)

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Isla Canela: Jet Ski Ride to Costa de la Luz

3. Isla Canela: Jet Ski Ride to Costa de la Luz

We leave the base port Marina Isla Canela, in the natural area of Punta del Moral. We go along the coast of Isla Cristina and Isla Canela and, if the state of the sea allows it, we swim in the open sea. On the way back we cross the Carreras River estuary. natural anchorage since Roman times and with a large number of fishing boats today. We return to the base port Marina Isla Canela. Activity not recommended for pregnant women and people with back problems and/or injuries.

Huelva: Costa de la Luz Sunset Tour in Speedboat

4. Huelva: Costa de la Luz Sunset Tour in Speedboat

We leave the port, Isla Canela Marina in the Punta del Moral natural area. We go along the coast of Isla Cristina and Isla Canela. We cross the Carreras River estuary, a natural anchorage since Roman times and with a large number of fishing boats today. Then we enter the beginning of the Isla Canela marshes, going through its beginning to observe the labyrinth of pipes from where we will contemplate a unique sunset. We return to the Isla Canela Marina base port.

Ayamonte: 2-Hour Jet Ski Tour with Guide

5. Ayamonte: 2-Hour Jet Ski Tour with Guide

You will set sail from Marina Isla Canela towards the open sea and, after sailing along the coast of Isla Canela, you will take a paradisiacal swim in the fine sand islands of Isla Canela. Next, you will enter the Spanish-Portuguese fluvial border along the Guadiana River. Passing between Villareal de San Antonio, with its peculiar Pombaline architecture, and Ayamonte. After the towns of Gerreiros do Río and Foz de Odeleite will appear Alcoutim and Sanlúcar del Guadiana. On the way back you will sail at maximum power through the calm waters of the Guadiana, and you will enter the La Canela channel. After an entertaining navigation through the marshes, Isla Cristina and our base port Marina Isla Canela will appear.

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What people are saying about Isla Cristina

Overall rating

4.8
(79 reviews)

The activity was great, the guide is very professional and kept us informed, entertained and attentive to everyone throughout the trip; Her companion was also very nice, when she served us the very good white wine and the delicious sneakers, the young woman had a smile at all times. Canela Island, the town of Ayamonte, the fishing boats, the pass and the fantastic exhibition of the salt flats. A great experience and Mrs. Filo, Olé, Olé. My partner missed the trip, I hope to convince him, I would like to repeat.

The activity has been great. The explanations have been very good and make you know better the life of the people who work at sea. And we also enjoyed a beautiful sunset. Highly recommended

It has been very nice. Very interesting explanations (and very well explained), entertaining. We had good weather and a good sea, so we were able to enjoy it. Highly recommended.

Excellent value for money. Great excursion if you want a short activity. Wine and prawns were lovely. Would definitely recommend if you are looking for a short excursion.

Phenomenal, the captain of the boat very cordial both in treatment and in explanations, a 10