Water activity

From Portimão: Benagil Boat Tour with Local Guide

4.9 / 5

57 reviews

Activity provider: Discover Tours

From Portimão: Benagil Boat Tour with Local Guide

Activity provider: Discover Tours

From US$ 33.05 per person

Marvel at the world-famous cave, Algar de Benagil, and the stunning beaches of Carvoeiro and Praia da Marinha on this 2-hour boat tour. Set sail in the company of a skilled and friendly local guide.

About this activity

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at stunning views of the Benagil Cave
  • Admire the pristine beaches of the Golden Coast
  • Explore secret coves and ancient caves with a skilled skipper
  • Learn from a friendly guide about local traditions and habits
Full description

Departing from Marina de Portimão, your guide will take you on this 2-hour cruise to the world-famous Jurassic caves and rock formations of the Algar de Benagil and Carvoeiro. On the way, take in views of the amazing beach of Praia da Rocha, followed by the Ponta do Altar Lighthouse, Carvoeiro village, Algar Seco, and the Alfazina Lighthouse. Cruise along before arriving at the journey's highlight, the Algar de Benagil. Stop here for some time to take photos and admire the hidden beach of this magical and ancient cave. Head then towards Praia da Marinha, one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. Relax while sailing along the coast on the way back to the marina in Portimão. Prepare to be amazed as you pass magnificent scenery and all your favorite spots on the way there.

Includes
  • Local guide
  • Sightseeing boat tour
  • Live commentary
  • Life jackets
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Participants

Date

Meeting point

Look for the activity provider’s office near the marina's last roundabout. Your guide will be waiting next to it to take you to your boat.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
  • Drinks
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Glass objects
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  •  This tour is subject to favorable sea conditions
  •   Access to baby strollers is possible
  •  The boat tours are suitable for all ages
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 57 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.8/5
  • Value for money
    4.8/5

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October 17, 2022

Really friendly instructors, informative tour. We had the best time! Great boat driver also

September 23, 2022

August 28, 2022

Product ID: 373720