There are plenty of other sports activities locally - for example Quinta da Gomeira adjoins Cabanas Sport club with tennis courts etc. Also you can hire bicycles from several local shops.
For something completely different, look at www.kitesurfeolis.com
which is based in Cabanas. They rent equipment and do lessons for windsurfing,
kitesurfing, kayaking, small boats etc
Kitesurf lessons - Course (levels 1, 2 and 3) - 2 afternoons about 10 hours or
1 hour alone with the instructor with all the equipment and rescue boat included.
For Windsurfing - basic course - 2 afternoons about 8 hours or
1 hour alone with the instructor again all the equipment supplied.
Call them on 00351 962 337 285
We've tested out this tuition and found it to be high quality!