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Benagil Cave tour from Faro

Benagil Cave tour from Faro

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80
  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$61.27
From
$61.27
Algarve Beauties is the only service in Faro that provide a tour to the Marinha beach and the cave of Benagil. We are unique because we offer excitement and some adventure to the mix. You will do some bodyboard and see the most amazing places in the Algarve. If you come to the Algarve book one day with us for a day you will remember forever!
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* A traveler said: "Bodysurfing was very fun and it was so nice to spend time on an empty beach! The cave and the cliffs were stunning...so glad I went."


Best of the East: Faro, Olhão, Tavira and Cacela Velha

Best of the East: Faro, Olhão, Tavira and Cacela Velha

star-2.5
9
  • 9 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$51.07
From
$51.07
Embrace the magic of the East Algarve during a guided day trip to Faro, Olhao, Tavira, and Cacela Velha, leaving from the Algarve region. This tour visits the charming Old Town in Faro, the elegant capital of the Algarve. Explore architecture like Tavira Castle, a ruin considered to be from the Neolithic era. Then, enjoy free time to relish the mellow atmosphere in the fishing town of Olhão. Finally, pass by the Gilão River and absorb panoramic views in Cacela Velha, where your tour concludes.
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

Ria Formosa Natural Park Boat Cruise from Faro

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513
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.84
From
$35.84
Ria Formosa Natural Park is one of the most impressive natural wonders along Portugal’s Algarve coast and the best way to explore is by boat. Hop aboard a catamaran on this small-group tour from Faro; cruise around the islands of Culatra, Farol, and Deserta; and spot wild flamingos and egrets swooping over the lagoon.
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* A traveler said: "The departure point was easy to find and they took already care of me before the trip even started by providing all necessary informations via Whatsapp! Furthermore the staff was great and the boat trip was fun."


Faro Shared Arrival Transfer to Lagos

Faro Shared Arrival Transfer to Lagos

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7
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$25.47
From
$25.47
Save money on expensive private taxis with a shared shuttle transfer from Faro Airport, Port or Faro Train Station to your city center hotel. Skip the long lines on landing or the hassle of using the public transportation system with a reliable 24/7 service. Enjoy a hassle free transfer service from Faro Airport or Port or Train Station to your city center hotel. Arrive at your destination relaxed and refreshed and experience a door-to-door service with a professional driver.
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* A traveler said: "Ordered a shuttle transfer & we were given a private car as there was nobody else to drop off. Speedy service & very polite driver"


Historical Algarve

Historical Algarve

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1
  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$55.15
From
$55.15
If you only have time for one tour, then this has all the Algarve has to offer in terms of visits. In Silves, the former Moorish capital, visit the castle and the cathedral. Climb the Monchique mountains to Foia, visiting the highest point of the Algarve with time for spectacular photos. In Monchique, we will stop for lunch (not included). From Monchique we head to the beautiful city of Lagos, where you can visit the old slave market, the Santo António gold church, the fortress and the city. We continue our visit towards Cape St. Vincent, the most southwestern point of Europe, known as "the end of the world." Admire the large lighthouse, the beautiful fishing port of the Whaling, passing by the Fortress of Sagres, where was the former navigation school of Infante Dom Henrique.
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Relax Tour on Solar Boat Ria Formosa

Relax Tour on Solar Boat Ria Formosa

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28
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$17.92
From
$17.92
We are a company focused on providing unique environmentally conscious tourist experiences. We focus daily on the development of good practices for a sustainable activity, using our vessels powered by solar energy. We believe in raising awareness of environmental and cultural education, contributing to a better future. We want to share with you the tranquility and balance of this place ...
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* A traveler said: "What a fantastic way to view the beautiful nature of the Algarve! With a knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide, and a peaceful, pollution-free boat!"


Ria Formosa Natural Park Two Islands Boat Trip in Faro

Ria Formosa Natural Park Two Islands Boat Trip in Faro

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199
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$41.81
From
$41.81
Cruise from Faro to Ria Formosa Natural Park on an outing by catamaran that explores the remote islands of Faro and Deserta. This cruise is the perfect way to experience the Ria Formosa estuary, where you’ll find a maze of wetlands split by canals and hidden islands. Watch for the coastal birds of the Algarve as you relax on the 12-person catamaran, then enjoy some beach time on each island before returning to Faro. Both morning and afternoon departures are available.
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour
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Ria Formosa Natural Park Bike Tour

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6
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.71
From
$65.71
Make the most of your time in Ria Formosa Natural Park by going on a bike tour. You’ll cover more ground than if you were traveling on foot, and you'll spend a whole day in the fresh air. Cut the stress out of navigating and potentially getting lost by having a guide to lead the way. Your guide will enhance your experience by providing commentary, pointing out flora and fauna, and taking you to the most picturesque spots. 
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Faro Shared Arrival Transfer to Albufeira

Faro Shared Arrival Transfer to Albufeira

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1
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$13.34
From
$13.34
Save money on expensive private taxis with a shared shuttle transfer from Faro Airport, Port or Faro Train Station to your city center hotel. Skip the long lines on landing or the hassle of using the public transportation system with a reliable 24/7 service. Enjoy a hassle free transfer service from Faro Airport, Port or Train Station to your city center hotel. Arrive at your destination relaxed and refreshed and experience a door-to-door service with a professional driver.
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Lagos, Sagres & Cape St.Vincent Half-Day Bus Tour

Lagos, Sagres & Cape St.Vincent Half-Day Bus Tour

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17
  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.40
From
$30.40
Discover highlights along West Algarve’s coast during this half-day guided tour of Lagos and Sagres from the Algarve. See historic artifacts, monuments, and churches, and drive through traditional fishing villages lining the coast. Top it off with a picture-perfect viewpoint atop a Sagres cliffside.
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* A traveler said: "This was a terrific tour to the Algarve's furthest point west. Our tour director was very knowledgeable and forthcoming with information and insights. Really appreciated the extra time in Sagres!"


Islands Tour: Half Day Cruise in Ria Formosa National Park

Islands Tour: Half Day Cruise in Ria Formosa National Park

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82
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$23.89
From
$23.89
Make the most of your time exploring Ria Formosa Natural Park by traveling with a guide on this half-day excursion. While you move through the canals of Olhao, the Barrier Islands, and the bay of Armona, learn about the area’s ecosystem and history through guided commentary. Make a stop for lunch (own expense) in the tiny fishing village of Cultura, where you can get a restaurant recommendation or picnic on the beach.
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Ria Formosa: Boat Tour of the 3 Islands (Armona / Culatra / Farol / Deserta)
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$42.89
The tour will be interpretive and explanatory during your trip, so during stops, everyone is free to engage in any type of activities on the respective islands, advised by the vessel's captain. Comments : - Navigation made only by Ria Formosa, avoiding seasickness; - Experienced and fluent captains in several languages; Stops: - 1st Stop - Ilha do Farol (1 hour), free visit. - 2nd Stop: Ilha da Armona (between 1H30 and 2H00), stop for lunch with reserved table, and time to visit after or before lunch. It is at the discretion of the customer! - 3rd Stop - Praia Deserta (1 hour), free visit. Lunch is not included at this time due to technical flaws, TripAdvisor is not letting us change the information or the itinerary described above, thanks for your understanding! On this trip we will know all the mysteries and secrets that the beautiful Ria Formosa Natural Park has to offer on the most complete tour!
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* A traveler said: "Lovely day trip seeing the islands. Fresh fish lunch at a local restaurant was lovely. Our guide was very friendly and interesting"


Algarve Buggy Tours

Algarve Buggy Tours

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239
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$167.25
per group
From
$167.25
per group
Explore the Algarve’s lesser-known inland region on this adventurous buggy tour. Embark on a quick road trip with a local guide who will lead you to the Algarve’s many charming under-the-radar spots. Enjoy a relaxing ride as you escape the coast and cruise through bucolic countryside villages, vineyards, and farmland. Plus, get your adrenaline going with a little off-road river experience.
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* A traveler said: "Amazing and challenging experience and the guide went above and beyond, they speak multi languages and made sure you were safe at all times. First time I ever drove one and it will not be the last. Would highly recomend this to anyone who travels to Algrave"


Ilha Deserta and Farol Island: a small group boat trip in Ria Formosa from Faro

Ilha Deserta and Farol Island: a small group boat trip in Ria Formosa from Faro

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87
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$35.84
From
$35.84
Cruise the glittering waters of Ria Formosa Natural Park on a 3-hour sailing trip from Faro. After you climb aboard a luxurious catamaran, sail to natural landmarks like Deserta Island and Farol Island and scour the scenery for sightings of exotic birds. Observe the lives of locals as you listen to history and culture-rich commentary from your guide. Receive personalized attention on this small-group tour, limited to 10 passengers.
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* A traveler said: "This was a great day out. The guide was very informative and entertaining. Very glad we chose this trip. Would definitely recommend."


Small-Group Tour in Faro Islands

Small-Group Tour in Faro Islands

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48
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$38.30
From
$38.30
A great chance to learn more about Ria Formosa and see the barrier islands that surround it. In this tour, a biologist will provide information about the natural park, its fauna and traditions! We head to the islands, where you will be able to see and visit Culatra Island and Deserta Island, as well as the Southernmost point of Portugal mainland - Cabo de Santa Maria. The tour includes 2 stops: one in Deserta Island (perfect for a swim) and the second one in Culatra island!
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Algarve Half Day Jeep Safari Tour

Algarve Half Day Jeep Safari Tour

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48
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$41.81
From
$41.81
Explore the wild and untamed areas of the Algarve on this half-day jeep safari tour from Albufeira. You won’t have to worry about driving on unfamiliar roads, as you’ll have a driver for the day. Enjoy the convenience of a hotel pickup, and stop off at local places that would be hard to find alone. Highlights included tasting honey, liquors, and jams, learning to make firewater, and seeing beautiful old villages.
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* A traveler said: "Great fun. Great driver and very knowledgeable. To all the places he stopped and showed us. He was very passionate with we loved it and we really learned a lot in a fun and happy way. Brilliant"


3-Hour Boat Tour in Ria Formosa on Olhão Algarve

3-Hour Boat Tour in Ria Formosa on Olhão Algarve

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37
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$29.87
From
$29.87
Discover the wonders of nature on the Ria Formosa and be amazed and dazzled by this fragile and complex ecosystem considered to be one of Portugal's seven wonders, a place to be visited and preserved. On this tour you will have the opportunity to observe the Natural Park of the Ria Formosa navigating through its channels. You will walk on white sands and sail through the calm waters of the Ria Formosa. We will have a lovely stop on a desert island where you can have a swim, relax and walk on the beach with wonderful white sand. Then we stop at one of the island communities. Can be Ilha do Farol or Ilha da Culatra. Throughout the tour the skipper will give a detailed explanation of the entire Ria Formosa, its fauna and flora and its fishing activities.
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* A traveler said: "The pontoon boat was shaded and comfortable . With only 9 on board, we had space to move about. The captain very knowledgeable and informed us of birds, octupus fishing, oyster farming and tidal waves. We had 45 minutes to swim on an incredible beach, Was great experience and will use this first class service again !"


2 Stop | 2 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

2 Stop | 2 Islands & Ria Formosa Natural Park - From Faro

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22
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$30.64
From
$30.64
Enjoy this relaxing tour in the Ria formosa Natural Parque whit a confortable Catamaran and discover the 2 beautiful and principal Islands with 2 Stop : Deserta Island and Farol Island. You can snorkeling , walking near the oceano , observe Cape os Santa Mariade and enjoy the local wildlife.
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* A traveler said: "The amount of time spent at each location was perfect. Our train arrived in the afternoon so a 4pm departure met our schedule perfectly. Pudding, our Captain, expand everything in 3 languages. The water was clear and beautiful for a swim or a walk along the beach."


Ria Formosa Half Day Sailing Tour
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Ria Formosa Half Day Sailing Tour

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22
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$59.73
From
$59.73
We assure you, that you will have a good time, full of adrenaline and energy, the fun is guaranteed. Swim or relax under the hot Algarve sun and enjoy a tour on a stylish sailboat.
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Faro - Ria Formosa tour with visit to 2 islands (Deserta, Farol) 3.5 hours

Faro - Ria Formosa tour with visit to 2 islands (Deserta, Farol) 3.5 hours

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16
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$36.76
From
$36.76
Your trip will start through the channels of the Ria Formosa Natural Park where you can observe species of sea birds and fishing activities. Arriving at Deserta island, you can walk and enjoy the Dunar flora or dive in transparent waters, then we go out to the open sea to see the Cape of Stª Maria and head to the island of Farol. , enjoy the original architecture of the island, the return to Faro will be made enjoying the surroundings of the Ria Formosa. When you reach the end of the tour, you will notice that time has passed too quickly, and that your wish would be to stay on the islands for much longer.
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Route Between the Mountains and the Sea- Road Bikes

Route Between the Mountains and the Sea- Road Bikes

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11
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$119.47
From
$119.47
Take an exhilarating ride through scenic eastern Algarve on this all-day guided bike tour that combines exercise with sightseeing. Ascend from the coast into the mountains with a small group of no more than 12 riders and a local guide. Stop for lunch in the white walled village of Martim Longo and pedal to the tour’s summit, the village of Alcaria do Cume, perched 1,476 feet (450 meters) above the Atlantic.
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4-Hour Private Boat Tour in Ria Formosa

4-Hour Private Boat Tour in Ria Formosa

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11
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$382.30
per group
From
$382.30
per group
Discover the islands of Deserta, Farol, Culatra and Armona. Explore the lagoon on a confortable boat. Visit the fishing community of Culatra. Learn more about the Natural Park from your guide. Take a dive on the Cristal clear water. Relax and enjoy the amazing nature of the Ria Formosa Lagoon.
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Small-Group Adventure: Cycling in Ria Formosa Natural Park

Small-Group Adventure: Cycling in Ria Formosa Natural Park

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9
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$62.12
From
$62.12
This is the perfect tour for cycling fans. Make the most of your time in Tavira, by going off the beaten track, and seeing things that can’t be reached by public transport. You won’t have to worry about getting lost, as a guide will accompany you. Highlights include Ria Formosa Natural Park, Cabanas de Tavira, Cacela Velha, Manta Rota, Altura, Monte Gordo, and Castle of Castro Marim.
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* A traveler said: "This tour was one of the highlights of our time in Portugal. The tourguide, Jose, was very friendly, knowledgeable and fun. We learned a lot about the agricultural and cultural practices of the area, as well as enjoying beautiful scenery and fresh air. Highly recommended."


The Bread Making Challenge!

The Bread Making Challenge!

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6
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$44.12
From
$44.12
FOODIE TOURS Portuguese cuisine is amongst the best in the world, and it’s in the heart of the Monchique mountains that you will find some of the finest local products from local farmers. With this in mind, we welcome you to take one of our Gastronomic Tours, during which you will meet with local producers, learning about their products and how they are made. The main products in Monchique are Honey, Medronho (local firewater made from the arbutus berry), Mushrooms, Chestnuts, Chouriço and a wide variety of Pork products. Our Serra also hosts a wide variety of wildlife and flora, perfect for nature lovers. So, what better than to combine all these qualities to present you with a selection of Tours, that show you all we have to offer! Please note: Foodie tours must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.
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* A traveler said: "absolutely amazing Did this last year and enjoyed it so much we wanted to do this again. See you again next year"


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