Water activity

Portimão: Half-Day Catamaran Cruise to Benagil & Carvoeiro

Activity provider: Discover Tours

Portimão: Half-Day Catamaran Cruise to Benagil & Carvoeiro

Activity provider: Discover Tours
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From US$ 38.55 US$ 34.70 per person

Embark on a half-day sailing cruise along the world-famous coastline of Benagil, Carvoeiro, and Praia da Rocha.

About this activity

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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Portuguese

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the stunning views of Algar de Benagil on a catamaran cruise
  • See a variety of picturesque beaches along the coast
  • Take part in a variety of sea activities including snorkeling and paddle boarding in a secluded bay
Full description
Depart from the marina in Portimão and sail towards the beautiful caves of Algar de Benagil. Enjoy the fantastic views of Praia da Rocha, Farol de Alfazina, Praia de Carvoeiro, Praia de Benagil, and Praia da Marinha throughout this 3.5-hour catamaran cruise. Admire the stunning rock formations dotted along the coast, which date back to the Jurrasic period. Drop anchor at the bay of João de Arens bay where you can top up your tan, swim, or do some paddle boarding or snorkeling. Be sure to keep a lookout for the friendly dolphins who inhabit the waters of the region.
Includes
  • Stand up paddle boards
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Benagil Caves entrance fee
  • Guide at Benagil Caves
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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Meeting point

Meeting point is by Discover Tours Ticket shop 15 minutes before departure located at the last round about at Marina de Portimão. Nearby you can find a parking lot and Praia da Rocha beach.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Jacket

Not allowed

  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Cruise is subject to favourable sea conditions
  • There is no lunch or food served on this cruise
  • This trip is subject to sea and weather conditions
  • There is a bar service on board. Please refrain from bringing outside drinks
  • Please note that a minimum of 8 passengers are required for this cruise to operate and for a maximum of 85 passengers
  • Guided tour to the Grotto and Caves not included
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

based on 188 reviews

Review summary

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

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Amazing experience from start to finish. the staff were so friendly and welcoming. we however, did not get into the caves but this was due to high and dangerous waves on the shoreline. we were taken to a nice spot for swimming, paddle boarding and snorkeling. The boat had a bar on board and snacks and soft drinks available, all at very reasonable prices. Would highly recommend

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October 2, 2022

Just genius! Anyone who likes to be on the water and has never been able to ride a cat should definitely book this tour. The team was extremely friendly and, if requested, even let individual participants stand behind the wheel and drive a bit themselves. A very special excursion - gliding silently over the sea and simply enjoying the sun and the view of the coast. There was time to swim or try the stand up paddle. A big thank you!

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September 27, 2022

Ein super toller Ausflug. Nur zu empfehlen. Die Aussicht, Freundlichkeit und Hilfsbereitschaft vom Personal und die gesamten Atmosphäre haben 5 Sterne verdient. Ein definitives must do! Ist seinen Preis auf jedenfall Wert. Wer Portugal richtig genießen möchte sollte diesen Trip auf jedenfall ausprobieren. Ich freue mich schon bei meinem nächsten Besuch wieder mit euch zu fahren. Vielen Dank für diese bezaubernden Eindrücke an das gesamte Team.

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August 10, 2022

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