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Great experience!

Great tour, great material and wonderfull ambience. Matt is a nice guy who is always in for a talk... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Henny v
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Perfect activity

We enjoyed everything during this trip and even after we were so relaxed and slept so well. Thanks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lyudmila K
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Rock & River offers tailor made canoe and kayak trips on the Rivers Dao and Mondego. Areas of outstanding natural beauty and a safe environment for the first time canoeist. Choose from a one day tour or multi day camping kayak safari. All camping equipment and transport is included. Dine at a riverside restaurant, BBQ at the waters edge or go wild and cook by your tent. Our trips are carefully planned. Instruction and briefings are given on the water. All our trips are self guided. No guide, no groups!!!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Oliveira do Hospital, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour, great material and wonderfull ambience. Matt is a nice guy who is always in for a talk! Thank you very much.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed everything during this trip and even after we were so relaxed and slept so well. Thanks Matt !

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you can’t decide what to do this holidays, go to rock&river. Matt has new kayaks and canoes, and is very organized, the distance of the trip was around 13 km long, in natural surroundings

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a 2 days river kayaking experience with Matt, from Rock and River, and it was really, really an amazing experience! Matt is very friendly, briefed us really well about the river, where to camp and so on and all the kayaks were brand...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing time out on the river for two days. Stunning scenery (despite recent fires) and really close to nature - we saw lots of birds of prey, bats and fish jumping. The river is tranquil and we didn’t meet anyone else on the...More

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Matthew T, Owner at Rock & River, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review and your determined spirit of adventure!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Matt is great - called the day before and booked up 2 kayaks. Met him as agreed, and he took us to the drop off point. Gave us enough instruction to get us on our way without feeling like we had too many rules! Awesome...More

Thank Holly T
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

My partner and I went on a kayaking trip on the Mondego river. It was all super well organised. Matt dropped us off at the starting point, checked our kayaking technique and made sure we were safe and ready to go. A few hours later...More

Thank Elina K
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my daughter (5yrs old) had the most amazing time canoeing!! The view and tranquillity of the Mondego river definitely made our day!! Everything was great!! Very well organized and very safe!! Matt is the best, very outgoing and very professional too!! Thanks and...More

Thank Ana F
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

I went on a 2-day kayak trip with a friend of mine and it was definitely the right choice! Matt and his great team took care of everything we needed and the rest was up to us - I really appreciated that we could adapt...More

Thank msim373
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We had the most amazing day it made our holiday the tranquility of the river Mondego my wife had never canoed before but really loved it we spent 4 hours canoeing then picniced on the banks matt and his team were brill would highly recommend...More

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rmes2014
24 January 2017|
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hello, I am sorry to hear that you cannot get your message through. I cannot put my email address here but it is a g m ail account and is written as one word; rock and river matt
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Natalie H
7 June 2016|
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hi, thank you for your message.our canoe trips are family friendly and the very young are welcome! a nice calm river and a stable boat is oofered matt
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Natalie H
7 June 2016|
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children more than welcome on our canoe tours
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