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Sabino Boat Tours

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Lovely afternoon on the boat tour

We had a lovely tour which was longer than the three hours, and included a beautiful and refreshing... read more

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PnyiS
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London
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Sabino tours Formosa trip

An excellent day out for all ages! We were a family of 4 (two boys age 5 & 10) the boat is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LeahBrice
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Discover the wonders of nature on the Ria Formosa and be amazed and dazzled by this fragile and complex ecosystem. Ecotourism in Ria Formosa, Algarve Portugal.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Av. 5 de Outubro | Cais, Olhao, Portugal
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+351 915 661 860
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Reviewed today via mobile

We had a lovely tour which was longer than the three hours, and included a beautiful and refreshing swim on Deserta and we had ice creams in Culatra. We saw a few species of the wild birds on the lagoon and Henry was a great...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took the 3h tour. The guide was nice and really in love with the place, trying to make us too falling in love with it. We went throu the canals and did some birdwatching, stopped for a little while on Ilha Deserta and on...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An excellent day out for all ages! We were a family of 4 (two boys age 5 & 10) the boat is comfortable and spacious and most definitely not overcrowded!! Comfy leather seats all round and unlimited drinks on board. Jaime was so knowledgeable and...More

Thank LeahBrice
João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Leah for taking the time to write us this great review. We are very happy to know you and your family enjoyed the tour. I'm glad you got to see all the sea stuff you asked me for the kids to see. Skipper...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked the 3 hour trip in Ria Formosa, and ended up with a very interesting, 4 hour exploration of the lagoon. Our skipper and guide for the day, Joao, was very friendly, considerate and extremely knowledgeable about the flora and fauna of Ria Formosa....More

1  Thank Øyvind M
João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Oyvind for taking the time to leave us this review. We are happy to know you and your family enjoyed the tour. Skipper João thanks you for the kind words. He really does what he loves. For him is a blessing he can...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

James our guide made our day with his humor, knowledge and his love for nature. Beautiful nature, beautiful people.More

Thank Julie S
João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Julie, Thank you for this review and 5 star evaluation. We are glad to know you enjoyed the tour. The Ria Formosa is a beautiful place and plus to that having a skipper like Jaime is really a blessing. Muito obrigada. Best wishes, Carla...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a 3 hour boat tour, with Sabino Boat Tour, of Ria Formosa islands (actually lasted more than 4 hours!) and it was simply the highlight of our stay in Algarve; from bird watching to sea and sun bath on tiny sand islands, to...More

1  Thank FredericAndZo
João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Frederic and Zo for leaving us here such a great review and evaluation. We all are very happy to know this tour was an unforgettable experience for you. The Ria Formosa is the star of all our tours, but the knowledge of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been on one of the Sabino tours last September when I was in Olhao with a friend (Henry was the skipper) and was delighted when we found a super-pod of dolphins. They were everywhere! I was totally impressed with the quality of the...More

Thank Vix L
João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Viv, It's a great pleasure for us to read such a good review. We are all very happy for the great experience you got to have in this especial dolphin tour + Orca. It was a good day for everybody and the skippers were...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is late due to further travel (since) and my age ! We went out on Monday,July 9th. on a wonderful trip starting at 10:00am and technically for 5 hours, but ended up as 6 plus. My friend and I were by far the...More

1  Thank Douglas S
João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Douglas, Thank you for your kind review and is never to late to receive a good complement. We are very happy to know you enjoyed our 5 hour tour. Skipper Jaime is a great skipper and we are lucky to have him on board...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hired boat for full day with our friends, seven of us together for a fabulous day. Skipper was Henry who was great, full interesting local information who took us to some lovely locations. Tried his hardest to find us some seahorses and dolphins. Grilled fish...More

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João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Nick, Thank you for taking the time to write us this review. Skipper Henry is a great skipper, very dedicated to his clients and to his work. We are very happy to know you enjoyed the tour. Is always a great joy to know...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Well organised tour. Very nice guide and a beautiful way to learn about the Ria Formosa. Greatly recomended!

1  Thank Puchades M
João S, Proprietário at Sabino Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write us this review. We are happy liked our tour and learn a little about the Ria Formosa. Appreciate the recommendation. Best regards, Carla Sabino

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Joy C
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Thanks for contacting us. Sea horse tour and dolphin tour are two separated tours. The 5 hour tour is a tour through the Ria Formosa with lunch included. For more information go to our site and send us an email.
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Joy C
19 December 2017|
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Response from João S | Property representative |
Thanks for contacting us. Sea horse tour and dolphin tour are two separated tours. The 5 hour tour is a tour through the Ria Formosa with lunch included. For more information go to our site and send us an email.
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