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Alvor Boat Trips

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Alvor Boat Trips, established 1997 - A Portuguese/Irish family run business offering top class eco friendly coastal cruises on board "Alvor Flor do Sol", Portugal's first solar powered cruiser and Fishing & coastal trips on "Novo Alvor" & "Eco...more
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Zona Ribeirinha de Alvor | Alvor Riverfront, Alvor, Portimao 8500-059, Portugal
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+351 962 091 551
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you get a chance this trip is amazing you go on a speed boat for up to 12 for 2hours for 25 euros each. They take you along the Algarve coast in and out of beautiful caves and grottos

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the river trip to Silves and had a wonderful afternoon. The City was pretty but steep climb to the Castle. The boat trip was relaxing and the service by staff was outstanding. Would do this trip again

Thank janet502017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to take the trip to Silves (a place we have visited many times) with Alvor Boat Tours and booked a couple of days before. We were collected by minibus and taken to Portimao Marina, where the solar powered boat was to pick us...More

1  Thank Larry B
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our river trip to Silves. Picked up promptly from Alvor and driven to the marina to board the lovely boat. The 2 guides were very knowledgeable of the area and looked after us with tea and cake. Had an enjoyable 2 hours...More

Thank ClaireFeb
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This was a most enjoyable trip, the guide was helpful and very knowledgable. We had some amazing views and photo opportunities. It was a glorious day which helped, and we had excellent seating. If you can afford it, go, it's good fun

Thank hammersfan2017
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We did a lovely river cruise to silves. We were picked up from our hotel by a really pleasant lady and taken to Praia de rocha to get the boat. We were met by our crew Carlos and Fernandez who gave us a warm welcome...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We have been using this company every year since 2011. We thoroughly enjoy the river cruise to Silves. Carlos and Fernando are the crew for that trip. They are very welcoming and point out various places of interest during the hour and half trip each...More

Thank C A
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Lovely trip up the river to Silves. Nice lazy ride and friendly crew. great for those wanting to see local wildlife, especially birds. We would reccomend taking binoculars as we saw and photographed egrets, storks (over 100), sandpipers, osprey, eagles and herons. At silves we...More

Thank loulou A
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

25 euros each. We were in a group of 12 who visited various caves along the coastline. It was fantastic! Best value for money ever lol! We were away for about 3 hours (Inc transport to and from marina). The sea was choppy. A south...More

Thank seasideboy1964
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely evening trip, great sunset views with champagne. All the staff were very friendly, good value, would recommend. Will perhaps do the river cruise next time we are in Alvor.

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Jasonc488
20 July 2018|
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Response from Rovla | Property representative |
Hi Jason I replied to you email on 13/07/18 at 10:14 regarding the trip on the 22nd August, not sure why you didn’t receive it, maybe check the spam folder on you email? We still have plenty availability for that date anyway... More
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944karimh
5 July 2018|
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Response from Viking_F87 | Reviewed this property |
You will be helped on and off the boat and I would consider this accessible for the majority of ability levels. We did not embark/disembark the boat any other time apart from the start and end of the tour.
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starchypig
21 June 2018|
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Response from g0shgirlie | Reviewed this property |
Hi. No you can't.
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