Water activity

Portimão: 2.5-Hour Boat Tour of Caves, Benagil and Coast

Portimão: 2.5-Hour Boat Tour of Caves, Benagil and Coast

From US$ 39.70 per person

Visit some of the natural world wonders on this sailing trip through paradise.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Small group
Limited to 9 participants


  • Explore historic caves and grottoes
  • Navigate crystal clear waters
  • Discover an underwater world on a professional snorkelling adventure
Full description
Sail from Marina de Portimão and enjoy the natural beauty of the Algarve coast! This tour starts from Marina de Portimão and it sails to Marinha Beach, visiting about 20 caves along the coast, including the famous Grotto of Benagil, one of the ten natural wonders of the world. The trip lasts approximately two hours between the beaches and paradisiacal caves. It includes a stop for the guests to refresh themselves, a snorkeling with the appropriate equipment, followed by a toast on board with champagne or soda.
  • Refreshing rest stop for guests
  • Snorkelling experience with the appropriate equipment
  • A toast on board with champagne or soda
  • Pickup
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
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Portimão Marina - GPS Location: Lat. 037º 06’991” N | Long. 008º 31’702” W Portimão Marina, Gate J6, 20 minutes before departure or in front Hotel Tivoli Marina de Portimão.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Do not forget: Sunscreen, towel and hat or cap
  • Check-in must be done at the Portimão Marina, Gate J6, 20 minutes before departure
  • Maximum occupancy is 9 adults
  • The activity is only carried out by reservation confirmation
  • Activities can be canceled depending on the sea conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 103 reviews

Review summary

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It was a great experience and we can only recommend it to everyone. This tour gives you an insight into the coastal landscape of the Algarve. that remains hidden from the land. In addition, the crew were extremely helpful and, with their help, made it possible for my wife to take part in this boat tour.

October 11, 2020

Nice boat trip along various caves. Alan & Ricardo were top guides and showed us the most beautiful places. On the way back we went for a swim and drank champagne. The trip is highly recommended, seen beautiful things and only with a small group of people on the boat.

August 9, 2020

The tour very well, the explanations in Spanish very scarce

The tour is very good, the area is beautiful and deserves a boat trip to appreciate it from the sea. As I would say, the time for the bath is very short, about 15 minutes that barely give anything. Upon arriving at the meeting point, the captain only spoke to us in Portuguese, since despite having booked the tour in Spanish, of the 7 people we were, we were only the only 3 Spaniards. So although he struggled to explain some of what we saw in a Portuguese-Spanish mix, when someone asked him something (obviously in Portuguese), he answered in Portuguese, so many conversations, questions, explanations, we could not understand. I think that if you book a tour in Spanish you have to respect it, and that should have been the language of the tour. It is not that I am a miquis tiquis with this language, but to listen to conversations in colloquial tone in Portuguese that I do not understand half of, I would have taken the tour in English and learned everything.

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September 6, 2019

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Product ID: 194537