Water activity

Benagil: Benagil Caves Kayaking Experience

Activity provider: SecretAlgarve

Benagil: Benagil Caves Kayaking Experience

Activity provider: SecretAlgarve
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From US$ 35.91 per person

Likely to sell out

Discover the fantastic scenery of the Benagil Caves with kayaks, to access even the most hidden spots. You can stop and get out inside at the famous Benagil Cave for some breathtaking pictures, and enjoy these ancient natural-made wonders.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English, German, Spanish

What customers loved


  • Receive an introduction on the safe use of the kayaks at a secret beach
  • Join the only experience where you can get out inside the famous Benagil Cave
  • Enjoy marvelous views from famous Marinha Beach and other desert beaches
  • Go inside several big and small caves near the Benagil Cave
Full description

Be at one with nature with this environmentally-friendly kayaking experience, and explore along the coast and inside several caves of Benagil.   Begin at Benagil beach, from where you will be run through an introduction on kayaking, and the safe management of your kayak once inside the caves. Afterward, kayak to the Golden Beach of Marinha. On the way, you will enter several small and big caves. On the return journey, take a 20-minute stop at the beach inside the Benagil Cave for some unforgettable pictures.

Go inside several big and small caves near the Benagil Cave and learn from your guide about the formation, surrounding nature and natural life.

  • Access to Benagil Sea Cave
  • Access to Benagil beach
  • Access to Praia da Marinha
  • Live tour guide
  • Transport for activity duration: Kayak
  • Life vest
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 4 years
    • People with back problems
    • People with mobility impairments
    • People with claustrophobia
    • People with heart problems
    • Wheelchair users
    • Non-swimmers
    • People with respiratory issues
    • People over 220 lbs (100 kg)
    • People with pre-existing medical conditions
    • People with low level of fitness
    • People over 95 years
    Covid-19 precautions

    You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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    Meeting point

    The meeting point will be halfway down to the Benagil Beach at the Kayak Algarve office. If you are driving, there is a car park nearby (see address link on voucher). After parking, walk down the main road toward the direction of the beach. Halfway down to the beach there will be a small road to the right. The office is the second house. If you arrive at the beach, you went too far down. Please use the emergency phone number to call or use WhatsApp if you can't find the meeting point.

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Swimwear
    • Sunscreen
    • Water
    • Jacket
    • Breathable clothing
    • Clothes that can get dirty

    Not allowed

    • Luggage or large bags
    • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle

    Know before you go

    •  This activity is suitable for people from 4 to 70 years old
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 986 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
    • Transportation
    • Value for money
    • Safety

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    Die Guides haben die Tour entspannt und unterhaltsam gestaltet. Es hat Spaß gemacht und war ein besonderes Erlebnis in die verschiedenen Höhlen hineinzufahren, was mit den großen Booten gar nicht möglich wäre. In der Benagil-Höhle wurde eine halbe Stunde Pause gemacht, was ich bei knapp 2 Stunden auf dem Wasser etwas lang finde..ansonsten alles top!

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    July 22, 2022

    We had a once-in-a-lifetime-experience with Hugo and his Crew! Filled with background stories about the coast he guided us through some extraordinary caves and left us enough time in benagil cave for exploring. Hugo and his Crew always cared about our safety and took amazing pictures of us. We definitely recommend this environment friendly kayaktour! Thanks a lot!

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    July 22, 2022

    Easy to find the meet up spot, guides did great getting everyone their gear, explaining kayaking basics and safety instructions. They ensured a smooth entry and exit to the beach, caves etc and explained landmarks as we passed. It was great for any age and for any level of experience.

    July 9, 2022

    Product ID: 216270