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From Lagos: 75-Minute Boat Cruise to Ponta da Piedade

From Lagos: 75-Minute Boat Cruise to Ponta da Piedade

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Discover the caves and rock formations of Ponta da Piedade on a 75-minute cruise along the Algarve coast from Lagos. Benefit from the local knowledge of a skipper who will show you every little secret of the coast.

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Duration 75 minutes
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • See the grottos and rock formations of Ponta da Piedade up close
  • Visit the secluded beaches of Lagos, such as D. Ana Beach and Camilo Beach
  • Benefit from the local knowledge of expert skippers
Full description

Cruise along the coast of Lagos and Ponta da Piedade in the Barlavento region of the Algarve and see the rock formations and hidden grottos from the inside. Get an amazing perspective of famous beaches such as D. Ana Beach and Camilo Beach from the sea. Relax in comfort on cushioned seats and listen to explanations from your skipper as you depart Marina de Lagos and sail towards the Ponta da Bandeira Fort.

Pass the beaches of Batata and Pinhão, as well as a nudist beach as you continue to the rock formations of Ponta da Piedade. Marvel at the yellow-golden cliff-like rocks, given names such as the "Kitchen" and "Living Room" for their unusual shapes. Make your way towards the small semi-circular beach of Barranco Martinho, between Canavial Beach and the Ponta da Piedade Lighthouse, characterized by a tall rock near the waterline. Continue back to Marina de Lagos, where you will disembark at the end of the tour services.

  • Boat cruise
  • Skipper/guide
  • Drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Please check-in 20 minutes before departure at the local tour partners office inside Lagos Train Station. You'll find free parking in front of it.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Jumping
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 532 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Value for money
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I have done two coastal Algarve trips. This experience was delightful as it was small group. We had six in our party and so it was just us and the two crew members. Excellent boat handling got us into the caves (and out again!). Very much an ‘up close and personal’ outing. Thank you for a memorable afternoon!

May 1, 2022

The weather (and waves) is unpredictable in March so I was fearful we wouldn’t get to see the rock formations or go under the arches on the boat but we ended up getting lucky and did! There were two spots we couldn’t get to because the captain said the waves were too strong for them but I didn’t mind. Still got to see a lot and going into the grottos we did go into (at least 5) was amazing! Appreciated their attention to safety. Friendly and informative guide as well. Thank you!

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March 23, 2022

The cruise was generally allright. The landscape is very nice and the boat is entering through different rock formations. Our skipper Jose was skilled. What we didn't like - the skipper was a little bit late and the return to the harbour was done far away from the cliffs comparing to other boats. We would have liked to have the opportunity to admire the cliffs closer.

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October 27, 2021

Product ID: 139145