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Imagine yourself in a boat so silent that you can only hear the laughter of the passing water and the waves on the shore. A boat that does not travel on a cloud of exhaust gases. A boat that harvests its own fuel from the Sun, while traveling and...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Portugal
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+351 919 919 450
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent boat trip. Pedro is a really joyfull man who guides you with his local expertise through the magnificent landscapes. We wanted a trip with some rest, the boat is small so you won't have a crowded feeling like on the other touristic boats with...More

Thank Bastian W
Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Dimitri, Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience and rating us on TripAdvisor. We’re very glad to know that you had a great time and it was a pleasure to have you aboard! Pedro sends a special regard and a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip recommend to all Beautiful scenery and excellant guide Silves is really beautiful and worth a visitMore

Thank amy m
Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Amy! It was a pleasure to take you aboard on our solar boat. Thanks for taking time to rate us on TripAdvisor and spreading the word about our work. We’re very glad to know that you had a nice time. You’re always welcome again!...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018

An extremely enjoyable afternoon spent cruising up the river from Praia da Rocha marina to Silves and back. We have stayed in this area many times before but learnt about the history of the Algarve and the Arade river from the knowledgeable Pedro whilst seeing...More

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2018

Dear Pete, Thanks for taking time to review us on TripAdvisor! It was a pleasure to have you and your enchanting family aboard. We’re very glad to know that you had a good time and enjoyed it. Pedro sends his regards and he’s very proud...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

We were staying in Silves, so took the bus (only 3 euros) down to Portimao (we were charged a little less for the one way trip back to Silves). They picked us up in a car Portimao and took us to the marina. The trip...More

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Dear Harry, Thanks for sharing your experience with us on TripAdvisor! We’re very glad to know that you enjoyed your boat tour on the Arade River and was a pleasure to meet you and have you onboard. You’re always welcome again! Our best regards and...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

We booked this trip complete with transfers to and from Portimao Marina through reception at our hotel, the Pestana Viking. We were amazed when Pedro and his wife Ana, the owners of the company, arrived in their own car to transport us to the craft....More

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Dear Neal and Susan, Thanks for sharing your experience with us on Tripadvisor! It was a great pleasure meeting you and taking you aboard on our solar boat. We're very glad to know that you enjoyed and had a good time. You're always welcome again!...More

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

This trip is nice break from ordinary holiday routines! Ana and Pedro host a friendly, professional and relaxing trip up the Arade river to Silves. They provide you with local anecdotes and historic details with enthuiasme and are enjoyful company as the solar boat brings...More

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Dear Paul, Thanks for taking time to rate us and for your kind words. We’re very happy to know that you had a nice time and it was a pleasure to take your enchanting family and friends aboard! You’re always welcome again! Our best regards...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

The electric boat is virtually silent, making conversation easy as Ana and Pedro guide you up and down the river. Charming and knowlegeable hosts make for an entertaining trip, with time in Silva limited only by the tide. Well worth it.

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Dear Paul and Sandra, It was a pleasure to have aboard with us! Thanks for taking time to rate us on TripAdvisor and for your kind words. You’re always welcome again! Best regards and wishes, Ana and Pedro

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Truly amazing trip. Went with a group of friends and we loved it. Silves is a quaint place to visit . Wrap up warm on the river .

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Ana B, Gerente de relações públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience Damon! It was a pleasure to take you aboard and we're delighted to know that you had a good time. Our best wishes and always at your service, Ana and Pedro, Algarve SUN BOAT Trips

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you Anna and Pedro for a superb afternoon on the Rio Arade. The solar powered trip from Portimão to Silves and back was enthralling and completely relaxing. Abundant wildlife, great hospitality and the best frango assado in the Algarve. Tom, Gill, Kathleen & Reinhart

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Hi Tom, Gill, Kathleen & Reinhart. Thanks sharing your experience. It was a pleasure to take you aboard and we’re very glad to know that you a had a good time. Our best regards and wishes, Ana and Pedro Algarve SUN BOAT Trips

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much Algarve Sun boat. My daughter and I had the most fun experience on our boat ride. From the onset we were impressed with the quick response from confirming our booking and providing further instructions on how to locate the boat at...More

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Hi Genny, We're very glad that you had a good time and enjoyed your boat trip with us. Thanks for sharing your experience! We appreciate it very much. You're always welcome again! Our best regards and wishes, Ana and Pedro

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Hello, Thanks for your interest in our boat trips! We will be working on those dates and the tides are great to explore the Arade River and visit Silves. You’re very welcome to join us on an eco friendly solar boat trip. Our... More
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