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From Cabanas de Tavira: 4 Hours Boat Tour Octopus Route

1. From Cabanas de Tavira: 4 Hours Boat Tour Octopus Route

This is the ideal tour for those wanting to get to know the Algarve Islands. You'll also stop at Santa Luzia, where you'll enjoy a typical Octopus dish.  You'll depart from Cabanas de Tavira, travelling by boat to Barra Artificial de Tavira and Quatro-águas before arriving at Santa Luzia, the land of the Octopus. After lunch, passengers will travel on to Terra Estreita, where you'll make another 30-minute stop to get to know some of the main features of the island. After 4 fantastic hours in islands, the tour will end at the boarding point, Cabanas de Tavira.

Cabanas de Tavira: Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

2. Cabanas de Tavira: Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

Experience the excitement of seeing dolphins swimming in the open ocean on this boat tour. You tour offers a 95% chance that you will see dolphins. You will also learn about the dolphin species that live near the Ria Formosa. Your skipper is very experienced and knows just where to find these friendly and gentle creatures. Keep your eyes open during your 2.5-hour tour and you might be the first to spot the dolphins.

From Tavira: Tuk Tuk Tour to Cabanas & Cacela Velha Village

3. From Tavira: Tuk Tuk Tour to Cabanas & Cacela Velha Village

Discover 2 quaint villages, Cabanas de Tavira and Cacela Velha, and take in the stunning views of the Algarve region as you zip around in your electric tuk-tuk. Make stops along the tour to see the sights and important sites as well as for the best views of Ria Formosa and the ocean. Leave Tavira and head for your first stop: the fishing village of Cabanas de Tavira. It takes about 15 minutes and you'll drive down the main street, by the Ria. On the way to Cacela Velha, see fruit farms, and make a stop at the well-known Factory next to Ria Formosa. Drive on towards Cacela Velha, a magnificent and picturesque place with the best view of the Ria Formosa and ocean. Here, you also see the most interesting and beautiful sights of the region — the Church of Nossa Senhora da Assunção and the Fortress of Cacela.

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What people are saying about Cabanas de Tavira

Overall rating

4.0 / 5

based on 21 reviews

What to do in Tavira. Our guide was very nice and took the time to explain. He's a local and he knows a lot of places. In addition, he takes very beautiful photos. Thank you for the little souvenir. We leave with very beautiful memories and stars in our eyes. Muito obrigado

Punctual guide, smiling, passionate and knowing his region perfectly. Discovering the Rio formosa aboard your tuk tuk is just ideal. A big thank you for this great and unforgettable experience. We recommend +++++++

Our guide was absolutely amazing, he was so kind and knowledgeable the whole area. I strongly recommend him.

An incredible trip, with a super friendly guide who knows everything about the eastern Algarve!

verry nice tour and good host with nice stories to tell on the way