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Dolphins Driven

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Marina de Albufeira, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
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US$43.84*
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Dolphin Watching and Caves Trip from Albufeira
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US$31.31*
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Coastline Tour
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US$43.84*
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3-hour Algarve Coast Dolphin Watching Catamaran Cruise from Albufeira
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Dolphins Driven has been providing great sea adventures for over 10 years. Working together with preservation projects, we keep records of dolphins and whales sightings. Our guests will have the opportunity to experience the natural beauty of Algarve's coastline and rich sea life.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“life jackets” (31 reviews)
“speed boat” (35 reviews)
“great trip” (37 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Marina de Albufeira, Albufeira 8200, Portugal
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"life jackets"
in 31 reviews
"speed boat"
in 35 reviews
"great trip"
in 37 reviews
"their natural habitat"
in 24 reviews
"marine biologist"
in 14 reviews
"coastal caves"
in 8 reviews
"rib boat"
in 9 reviews
"boat trip"
in 26 reviews
"great fun"
in 28 reviews
"beautiful coastline"
in 12 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 18 reviews
"open sea"
in 6 reviews
"dolphin watching"
in 10 reviews
"wild animals"
in 7 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 18 reviews
"albufeira marina"
in 15 reviews
"cave tour"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great guides and a lot of fun! would fully recommend you give this a try! Saw many Dolphins and the caves were spectacular!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The smaller boat is best way to get into caves. Good information from crew/top class driver and great way to get close to sea.

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Dolphins D, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphins Driven, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear dfehilly Thank you for taking the time to review your experience. At Dolphins Driven we pride ourselves in providing the best possible tours and are very happy you enjoyed your time with us. Kind regards Dolphins Driven

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i think they should change the name bcoz i know that there will be no dolphins and they made the excuse of weather condition thats why there was no dolphins.More

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Dolphins D, Guest Relations Manager at Dolphins Driven, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear nabeelfbutt Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Dolphins Driven. Unfortunately you were quite unlucky and your tour did not manage to see any wild dolphins. At Dolphins Driven we always advise that the sightings are not garanteed as dolphins...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Visited Portugal Sept 2016 (sorry the selector doesn't go further back that Feb 2017) We booked this trip through our Thomas Cook Rep at our hotel in Amacao De Pera and we are so glad we did! It was truly amazing, we saw so many...More

Thank Lauren H
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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We set of on a nice day and we had luck. Pretty far out we found a pod of 15-20 dolphins and they even had a little show going. After about five minutes of watching the dolphins in their natural habitat we set of to...More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We had some great hours with Dolphins Driven. Not only we were lucky and found a poud of 20-30 dolphins also the trip to the different beaches/caves were amazing. Very well explained and flexible for all kind of pictures. A definite plus is that the...More

1  Thank Ralph S
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We felt very fortunate to be able to see a pod of 20-30 dolphins out on our tour! The boat ride itself was not terribly comfortable as you had see straddled and very close to the next person or to the side but that would...More

3  Thank Pattie D
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Great boat trip to find Dolphins in their natural habitat and a tour of some amazing caves. Despite rough sea we saw 3 lots of Dolphins.

Thank Katie L
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went on a catamaran ride and felt a bit underwhelmed. The marine biologist on-board was ok and we felt it was more of a script reading rather than a biologist giving some new information about dolphins. I can't recollect any mention about the marine habitat...More

Thank Bala K
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Friendly staff; 2h30 hour tour to see the dolphins and the caves. Amazing landscapes. We were lucky to find the dolphins. Highly recommended for families

1  Thank Sara G
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Angel-i83
25 September 2017|
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Response from deborah34walker | Reviewed this property |
Hi tickets can be bought in advance at their kiosk. The staff are very helpful and answer questions. We visited a couple of days to beforehand whilst deciding which trip to take then again to buy tickets.
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dandandoodles
29 May 2017|
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Response from squash48 | Reviewed this property |
there was a stop past the caves for a swim
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