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Trigana Boat Trips

| Zona Ribeirinha de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-000, Portugal
+351 912 105 757
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Wonderful trip

My husband and I took a trip with Nunu & Hugo. We left the quay at 9.45 and dropped a couple off in... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Sweet5155
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
Sunset cruise

We went on a sunset cruise with these guys and some friends and the only word I can use is awesome... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
KirstyandCarl G
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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Trigana Boat Trips is a sailing trip company that consists of two classic Portuguese sailing cargo vessels that have been adapted to serve the tourist industry. We pride ourselves in sailing the boats without engines whenever possible. We have been running for over 13 years now and provide personalised high quality trips. We usually offer 3 trips per day in the high season and are open from April 1st till 31st October. Our new official video is viewable on you tube Trigana sailing.Worth a look! We have a ticket booth in Alvor harbour.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“day trip” (43 reviews)
“sea cucumbers” (22 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (32 reviews)
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| Zona Ribeirinha de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-000, Portugal
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+351 912 105 757
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I took a trip with Nunu & Hugo. We left the quay at 9.45 and dropped a couple off in Lagos which left us to have the whole boat to ourselves. The guys were really friendly and knowledgeable and both had a...More

1  Thank Sweet5155
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We went on a sunset cruise with these guys and some friends and the only word I can use is awesome! Highly recommend this trip for all you romantic couples.

3  Thank KirstyandCarl G
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Great to book in with Rick and the bubbly blond lady at boat hut on the harbour. Nick was the skipper and very knowledgeable. Nunu (not sure of spelling) was a true portugeuse boat man. very informative and had a wonderful personality. Such an amazing...More

Thank aaa064
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I took a trip to Lagos on the Trigana, a beautiful, timber, fully rigged (though motorised) boat. The trip involved meeting on the quayside at 9.45 a.m. followed by a run to Lagos where we spent about 4.5 hours in turn followed...More

1  Thank D_and_B-Dublin
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I booked a sunset cruise over the phone. We were told to arrive at 5:30pm. We arrived and checked in precisely on time and paid our fare. My wife was then told to go and get a drink at one of the...More

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Rick A, Owner at Trigana Boat Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Thank you for your review Austin, we are always grateful for the time spent doing so and learn from what we hear. Sadly this review is the worst I have received in the 4 years of running the business and doesn't tell the whole story...More

Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Have just got back from an amazing afternoon on the coastal cruise with Rick, Nunu and Hugo. Crew were friendly, informative and happy to answer as many questions as we could throw at them. We were told before we went there was some motion on...More

Thank Nicola A
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Spent a half day with the Trigana crew and was very impressed from start to finish. Very reasonable, friendly service/ staff and informative concerning local/ national history too. Plenty of trips to chose from, drinks/ light refreshments included, great value and highly recommended. We will...More

1  Thank Peter N
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We really enjoyed this relaxed sail to Lagos. The crew were friendly and relaxed and the boat well equipped and safe. We spent about four hours in Lagos which was more than enough in the heat and looked forward to our return trip along the...More

Thank limericklady
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My husband and I had an amazing day on the Trigana boat trip to Lagos. It's a proper sailing boat with a very friendly and knowledgeable crew only taking twelve people at a time. We had four and a half hours to explore Lagos and...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We have been on the Lagos trip before with Trigana , so thought we would try something different this time. 4 of us went on the sunset trip on the last evening of our holiday 2 weeks ago & we had an amazing time. Our...More

1  Thank michael h
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Jane H
6 August 2017|
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Response from Rick A | Property representative |
Sorry, I just saw your question. We are unable to go inside the caves as we have a mast, but we do get very close and you can see inside. Your son is classed as an adult in the Algarve I'm afraid and therefore the cost is... More
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MTO14
4 August 2017|
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Response from Belinda M | Reviewed this property |
No doubt it as the sea was mainly calm. Sea sickness is a personal thing so it would depend on each individual. It's not something I can answer for everyone , but no one on our sailing did. Hope that helps.
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Marie B
2 April 2017|
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Response from Rick A | Property representative |
There is a bus available but the best solution is to travel by taxi. Ask to be dropped off at the Ribeira restaurant in Alvor and we are located on the other side of the roundabout next to the walkway to the pontoon.
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