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Alvor Boat Trips

Zona Ribeirinha de Alvor | Alvor Riverfront, Alvor, Portimao 8500-059, Portugal
+351 962 091 551
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We took a boat trip up the river from Portimao to Silves. Fantastic crew and a wonderful way to see... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Louise J
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
via mobile
Sunset Cruise

What a shame we did not have the sunset it would have made a great trip fantastic but that's the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
colin g
Port Sunlight, United Kingdom
via mobile
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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 Alvor". Certified, comfortable and highly recommended, top class sightseeing boat trips, with the people that care! "We encourage you to leave feedback and if there is anyway we can improve the service and your experience please don't hesitate to ask while you are with us. Our aim is your recommendation" - Owner & Operators Roisin & Luis.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Zona Ribeirinha de Alvor | Alvor Riverfront, Alvor, Portimao 8500-059, Portugal
+351 962 091 551
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took a boat trip up the river from Portimao to Silves. Fantastic crew and a wonderful way to see the area/wild life. You get a 2 hour stop to look around the town and then a lovely lunch on the way back of chicken...More

Thank Louise J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a shame we did not have the sunset it would have made a great trip fantastic but that's the luck of the draw at this time of year. Pedro & Freddy were great hosts very knowledgeable. The strawberries and bubbly were flowing, nice calm...More

Thank colin g
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok I could rave about how great the trip was , how handsome the skipper is , how exciting it was and how he managed to get in and out of some caves that looked impossible but instead what I'll say is . ARE you...More

Thank mobyrne2
Reviewed 1 week ago

The full moon had created a huge swell and the tides were low and current strong all combined to make the trip so exciting in rough sea with spectacular cave views. The captain manouvered the boat so skillfully in and out of the caves -...More

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great people to book a boat tour with,had a fantastic day touring the caves and grottos,will do the sunset one next time,very clean and good boats and nice staff as well,if in alvor book with these people Irish and Portuguese owned

Thank davey115
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been on two day trips on these boats I found a staff excellent some of the nicest people I've met and Portugal that really Pleasant and friendly and they looked after us and all the people on the boat. I would recommend anyone to...More

Thank dennis w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So good we booked it twice. The cave tour was truly spectacular,the highly skilled captain of the beautiful wee vessel "Roisin" was able to manoeuvre his way in and around some beautiful caves and rocks which all had names that made you smile once you...More

Thank Janeybzr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great excursion, great staff, great company and good food, Not much more that I can say, good value for money. Highly recommended.

Thank royalwebb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2.5 hr Benagil Caves & Grottos tour, out of Portimao, in the 12 seater 'Roisin Alvor' It was brilliant! The caves and the coastline were absolutely amazing. Our skipper was fantastic and the boat was small enough for him to take us...More

Thank David048
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took the river cruise to Silves 8 years ago this time was not just a repeat performance. The quiet solar powered boat is a great way to creep up on the wildlife and the refreshments on board were very good. ( Better than we remember...More

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6 October 2017|
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Response from 2_Romantics | Reviewed this property |
alvor boat trips will pick you up from your accommodation.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Gerrie O | Reviewed this property |
On the boats we were on, all had covered areas and lifevests
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Response from Gina L | Reviewed this property |
can't remember how much but it was not that expensive. However its the best trip we have ever been on. very relaxing, lots of wildlife to see, lovely meal. some time in Silves to look around the town, interesting market... More