Water activity

From Portimão: Benagil Boat Tour with Local Guide

4.8 / 5

21 reviews

From Portimão: Benagil Boat Tour with Local Guide

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From $32.95 $29.65 per person

Marvel at the world-famous cave, Algar de Benagil, and the stunning beaches of Carvoeiro and Praia da Marinha on this 1 hour 45 minute boat tour. Set sail in the company of a skilled and friendly local guide.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 105 minutes
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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 1 hour 45 minute 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 from 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 required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Meeting point

Look for Discover Tours Ticket Office near the roundabout; your guide will be next to it to take you to your boat

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Important information

What to bring

  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen

Know before you go

  •  This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
  •  This tour is subject to favourable sea conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 21 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5

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Fun and professional trip

August 23, 2021

Portimao and the caves are cool :)

August 20, 2021

Very nice guides and a very personal tour, no mass tourism clearance. A lot was said about the caves and there were many free bathing beach recommendations. A refreshing excursion, especially on hot days.

August 19, 2021

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