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Algarve SUN BOAT Trips

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We're a friendly crew that will be delighted to take you aboard our eco friendly electro-solar boat and discover the history and secrets of the Arade River. We have departures from Marina de Portimao and Silves. A drink of your choice (wine, water...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Praia da Rocha, Portimao, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Cannot recommend this trip any higher. It's excellent value for money, informative and on a boat second to none. The crew are fantastic and booking easy. Pedro and Ricardo are a font of historical knowledge and also on the ecology of the river system and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear Guide618993, Thanks for sharing your experience and for rating us on TripAdvisor! We’re very glad to know that you had a good time on our boat. It was a pleasure to have you aboard and your kind words have inspired us to keep doing...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This was a great experience. The solar boat is so quiet that you hear nothing but the water, the waves, the wind and the birds. The river is beautiful and the city of Silves is worth a visit. The most pleasant about this trip though...More

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear Elise, Thanks for sharing your experience and for rating us on TripAdvisor! We’re very glad to know that you enjoyed and it was a pleasure to welcome you aboard. You’re always welcome again! Our best regards and wishes, Ana, Pedro and Ricardo

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely day on the Arade River & visiting Silves. We were lucky enough to be the only people on the trip that day meaning the trip had a very personal feel, almost like having our own boat! The guys were so friendly...More

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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Dear Emma, Thanks for rating us on tripadvisor! It was a pleasure to have you aboard and we're delighted to know that you had a nice time and enjoyed your boat trip. You're always welcome again! Our best regards and wishes, Ana and Ricardo Algarve...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We booked this boat trip 1 day in advance on our holiday in Ferragudo (a village a few kilometers from Portimão). When we arrived we were waiting near the boat at the harbor instead of the meeting point at the kiosk (because we couldn't find...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Dear Ramesh, Thanks for rating us on tripadvisor! It was a pleasure to have you aboard and we're very happy to know that you had a nice time and enjoyed your boat trip with us. You're always welcome again! Our best regards and wishes, Pedro...More

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

At first we wanted to thank Pedro for the great tour, he took 3 hours to guide us through the Arade river and even showed us some beaches. Surely would recommend this trip, great experience, we had a nice swim and Pedro is very friendly,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Hi Jan! Thanks for sharing your experience and recommending us on TripAdvisor. We’re delighted to know that you enjoyed your boat trip and had a nice time. It was a great pleasure to welcome you aboard. Pedro sends his regards and thanks for the invite...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

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 2 July 2018 via mobile

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ana B, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Algarve SUN BOAT Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
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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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Date of experience: May 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
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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

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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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