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Caves and Coastline Cruise from Albufeira to Benagil provided by AlgarExperience

Caves and Coastline Cruise from Albufeira to Benagil

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 20-07-15 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-07-15 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Escape the crowds on land and discover parts of the Algarve coastline that are only accessible by boat during a sightseeing cruise from Albufeira to the famous Bengali Caves. As well as being a great choice for families and first-time visitors, this tour’s short duration makes it ideal for travelers on a time budget.
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You'll start at
Marina de Albufeira
Várzea da, Beco da Orada Apartado 2422, 8201-918 Albufeira, Portugal
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    AlgarExperience
    Stop: 5 minutes -
    Benagil Cave
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You'll end at
Marina de Albufeira
Várzea da, Beco da Orada Apartado 2422, 8201-918 Albufeira, Portugal
See address & details
Highlights
  • See parts of the Algarve coastline that you may otherwise have missed during a cruise
  • An obvious choice for families and first-time visitors
  • Choose between a morning or afternoon departure time
  • Escape the crowds on land
Important Information
Departure Point
Marina de Albufeira, Várzea da, Beco da Orada Apartado 2422, 8201-918 Albufeira, Portugal
Duration
3h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Tour escort/host
Exclusions
  • Food (snacks) and drinks (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Check-in up to 30 minutes before departure time
  • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Reservations greater than 5 elements are subject to AlgarExperience's consent.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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James C wrote a review Sep. 9
Cork, Ireland7 contributions
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Water was quite choppy but the captain was still able to take the boat onto the caves. The crew were very friendly and informative. Would highly recommend taking the trip.
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Sridhar G wrote a review Jan. 2020
Visakhapatnam, India151 contributions3 helpful votes
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Don't miss to enjoy the 3hr exuberant ride on a gorgeous catamarine boat to the Caves & Coastline. The most blissful ride, standing at the tip of the catamarine, gazing at the nature's beautiful fusion of love between the land & sea! Crystal blue & clear Atlantic and
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Chitralic wrote a review Jan. 2020
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We arrived in Portugal for our Christmas break and throughly enjoyed the quieter atmosphere compared to what you could expect ‘in-season’ Not keen on too much historical stuff, so the Benagil Caves trip including the coasts/ fisherman villages as pointed by the tour guide was a
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from GC-AlgarExperience, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Caves and Coastline Cruise from Albufeira to Benagil
Responded Jan. 9, 2020
Dear Chitralic, Thank you so much for the kind words and preference. We are really glad to learn that you enjoyed the experience. Hope to see you again. Best regards, AlgarExperience Team
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Clara0007 wrote a review Nov. 2019
Hagley, United Kingdom113 contributions90 helpful votes
The views of the caves are breathtaking, due to the swell the catamaran honoured taking us as close as possible into the caves, the skipper hoovered close to the waters edged giving everyone the opportunity to take close up photographs. As we were sailing we saw quite a few
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from GC-AlgarExperience, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Caves and Coastline Cruise from Albufeira to Benagil
Responded Nov. 10, 2019
Dear Clara0007, Thank you for your comment and preference. Best regards, AlgarExperience Team
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paulandc0 wrote a review Nov. 2019
Sintra, Portugal1,188 contribution253 helpful votes
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We booked this sea excursion with Algar from our hotel without too much thinking. Actually the round trip was about 2h30, but the sailing time from Albufeira to the nice areas was quite long (including an interesting 10 mn ride in choppy waters - don't sit in the front rows if
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Responded Nov. 10, 2019
Dear paulandc0, Thank you very much for your comment and classification. We are glad that you enjoyed the experience. Hope to see you again. Best regards, AlgarExperience Team
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About the operator

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Steven A
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A great day out
Wonderful views of caves only accessible by boat. The beach was perfect and great for relaxing and swimming, We enj
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caa26caa26
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Excellent Trip along the Coast
Fantastic coastal tour of the caves. BBQ was lovely on the beach where you could have a go at the paddleboards. Wou
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bryanv703
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Nice, but a bit long on the boat
Cruise the Portuguese caves coastline with a BBQ halfway on the shore of Portimao. The guides give some information
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davidhM7013MO
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Boys for fishing trip first time
We decided to go fishing do booked here as it was quite cheap and we knew we were going to a reef and not trawling
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coolthing
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Great boat trip
Thanks to all the staff. We had a fantastic cave and dolphin boat trip. Initially worried that we were on a semi in
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anandaroy
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Excellent trip to Benagil caves along the coastline
Excellent 3 hour trip along the coastline to the Benagil rock and cave formations. Leisurely pace, very good guides
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amyaP4097CX
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Amazing experience!
Having never done parasailing before, I wasn’t sure if it would be scary, but it wasn’t at all! The staff spoke gre
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786sammied
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Dare-devil!
Wow! What an experience!!! Talk about stepping out of my comfort zone. So glad i did this. Solo traveller and was t
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786sammied
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7th November 2019
Great experience out at sea. Caves so beautiful. Did not get to see any dolphins but not to bothered about that, th
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TomO631
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Great experience with kids
Went on this recently with my 15 Yr old and my 12 Yr old. All 3 of us could do it together, and really enjoyed it.
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Whizzo78
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Epic experience with a fab team
Thanks so much to Rui & John for a superb experience yesterday. We used Algar Experiences for a parasailing adventu
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Unicorncam
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So much fun.
We went out with the guys today, although it was a windy afternoon which affected how high we could go, it was 100%
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Sparky1104
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Dolphins and Caves trip.
Fab day out, got to spend time with a family pod of bottle nose dolphins which included 2 very playful calf's. The
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thedebster01
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Must do!!!
I highly recommend this adventure! The staff are awesome, unlimited drinks on the boat, they bring you to a beautif
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chrismcband
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Fantastic experience
The crew were great, friendly and explained everything. Felt very at ease and safe, being up in the air was amazing
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese
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