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Pirate Ship Cruise along the Algarve Coast

Activity provider: Dream Wave Algarve

Pirate Ship Cruise along the Algarve Coast

Activity provider: Dream Wave Algarve
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From US$ 24.44 per person

Set sail on the Pirate Ship Leãozinho and experience the most beautiful spots along the Algarve Coast. We'll visit white sand beaches, beautiful caves and grottos, and even have the chance for an ocean swim before heading home! Ahoy ye mates!

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Duration 2 hours
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English, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Dutch, German, Italian, Russian


  • Set sail on a historic Pirate Ship
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of the coastline
  • Learn interesting facts from your expert guides
  • Jump into the ocean for a refreshing swim before heading home
Full description
We hoist our pirate flag, lift the anchor, and away we go! On the beautiful Pirate Ship Leãozinho ("little lion"), we will explore the most treasured spots along the Algarve Coastline and discover why these hidden caves and grottos became the favored home of generations of daring pirates. As we set sail, we'll see enchanting rock formations and spectacular caves on our historical ship. If you feel like a sip from the ol' barrel of rum to lift your spirits for our cruise, we've got an onboard Pirate Bar that's perfect for quenching your thirst. The wind whips through the sails, and your comfortable seating lets you look out on all of the most beautiful beaches and breathtaking formations along this coastline. We will even have the chance to head out onto the Atlantic, passing the soft, sandy beaches of San Rafael, Castelo, and Praia da Gale. Of course, no pirate adventure is complete without having to "walk the plank", and you'll be happy to do so as you end up in the refreshing and beautiful waters below! Your swim in the clear waters is the perfect rejuvenating dip before we set sail and return to the Marina of Albufeira.
  • A sailing trip
  • Observe the rock formations and beaches of Albufeira, São Rafael, Castelo and Galé
  • Food and drinks on board
  • Hotel pick-up (available for an additional fee)
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Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Gate 4 Café, Albufeira Marina. Please arrive 20 minutes before your tour departure time.

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Not allowed

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  • If a guide is not available in your selected language, the tour will be led in Portuguese and English
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Overall rating

4.1 /5

based on 201 reviews

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LOVED IT ❤️❤️❤️❤️

I would highly recommend this wonderful boat trip. The boat is beautiful and the coast line gorgeous. The 2 male staff are very thoughtful and don’t encroach at all on your time but keep a watchful eye on everyone. The pirate dressing up outfits are great fun and the ‘rocking’ of the boat that happens. You can go for a swim at the end, but as an older woman, be aware that the water feels very cold, it took my breath away for a few seconds, but it is absolutely worth it and is very invigorating. I have probably been on 30 boat trips over the years on my hols and this was by far the best, without a doubt, my husband loved it too. THANK YOU SO MUCH ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

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July 5, 2019

Worth it!

We had a great time!!! The Pirates were a good laugh and kept us entertained... (4.30pm trip) We sat at the back of the ship, away from the sun and people, and we had a great view both ways. But those who cannot tolerate the gas smell - may not enjoy the back seat :)

September 7, 2017

Great fun on crazy waves

Staff were excellent. The sea was awful and I was very ill. I couldn't make the boat trip back so I was collected by a very nice gentleman and driven 40km back to my hotel with my girlfriend. She said the lunch was lovely and they couldn't have done more for us. Pity about the sea but that's nature!!

August 25, 2016

Product ID: 16184