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Rua Judice Fialho 4, Portimao 8500-702, Portugal
+351 282 422 791
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

Our afternoon sailing trip around the caves of Algarve and to Benagil was amazing. Captain Bernada was really good and gave us great information as we sailed along the coastline. It was rather cool so the crew offered us coats to stay warm which was...More

Thank searchingforalaska
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Booked this trip online via their website, always reassuring to get a good quick acknowledgement of the booking, which I received. Originally had this trip booked for a Wednesday but due to very windy weather, the trip was cancelled, I received a phone call in...More

Thank jamesbinns2018
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Had a really lovely time on a morning cruise to see the caves .. due to the sea though we were unable to actually go into them on the smaller boat they provide.. still the staff were funny , multi lingual and explained the various...More

Thank RBrello
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We picked the pirate ship for the novetly but quickly realised that it wouldn't fit into the caves, duh! For the first 45mins or so we sailed calmly along at a further distance to allow the smaller ships to go into some of the small...More

Thank Abigail L
Reviewed September 20, 2018

A very nice an authentic pirate ship. We were only approx 20 passengers on board and 6 crew members...so it was plenty of space. It was clean and comfortable and the crew was very nice and kind. All the other people on the other boats...More

Thank paullamar69
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

€70 pp best trip ever! Staff really freindly and informative, funny as well 👍 beach BBQ was amazing, loads of food and alcohol included in the price. I would highly recommend this trip over any other that's available from portimào. The caves are amazing and...More

Thank paul w w
Reviewed September 1, 2018

The German dreamer who switched careers to start this business runs a tight pirate ship! After a relaxed welcome in four languages, you get a narrated tour from the moment you leave the Portimao harbour. All the crew wear hokey pirate outfits. The sails are...More

1  Thank Ken K
Reviewed August 15, 2018

My family and I had an enjoyable trip onboard the Pirate Ship which included a lunch in a beach area and a trip around the caves (breathtaking). The only negative issue that we had was that once we were dropped off on the beach to...More

3  Thank 74MariaG74
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

From being welcomed aboard to being dropped off it was a truly enjoyable trip. We had a full day i would recommend taking sunscreen water towels flip flops and swimming mask and snorkle to get the most from it! The trip on the pirate boat...More

Thank Colin H
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Really good fun with the crew dressed and acting as pirates, shouting to passing boats. The best way to see the caves.

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April 9, 2017|
Response from Santa Bernarda ... P | Property representative |
Hello, sorry for the delayed answer. Yes, of course we still operate. We are located in Portimao: SANTA BERNARDA CRUZEIROS, LDA. Rua Judice Fialho, 2-4 P-8500-702 Portimão Tel./Fax.: +351 282 422 791... More
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March 19, 2017|
Response from Tom D |
go to the harbour of Portimao, only one pirate ship is out there!
April 25, 2016|
Response from Tom D |
pay extra