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Transguadiana River Cruise
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Pier, Vila Real de Santo Antonio 8900-412, Portugal
+351 281 512 997
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 27 October 2011

The cruise itself was very pleasant, and the English commentary was really entertaining (courtesy of Sean). The village we stopped at for lunch was small, but the restaurant had a pool. The food was "basic" (sardines and chicken on the bbq, with bread, salad, water...More

13  Thank AyrshireXC90
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 31 July 2014

We went on this trip because of the on line reviews but were very disappointed. The scenery is very bland. The village we went to had nothing there at all. We were hoping for local crafts etc. When we arrived we were not with a...More

5  Thank 300CarolS
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All reviews sardines salad excellent trip river cruise bread chicken swimming pool melon short walk red and white wine potatoes great fun the owner cheese making saw lots of wildlife on arrival mackerel
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed the cruise up the Guadiana River to Foz de Odeleite. Plenty of seating on the boat so we could choose to be in the shade or sun. Option of short walk through the very small village before reaching the restaurant. Time for a...More

Thank Yorkie4ever
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Hi again 😎 My partner and I are on vacation in Andalusia at the moment and we wanted to go in a boat trip while we were here Unfortunately where were staying in Punta Umbria , there are no travel shops to try & arrange...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic trip for anyone looking for the ultimate lazy day, chance to get a lovely tan whilst enjoying being out on the water with no fear at all of sea sickness as there is no movement on board. You will have comfy...More

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 14 March 2018

What a super day, a comfortable vehicle picked up our party of 7 bang on time and took us from Cabanas to VRS Antonio on the river. This was the first trip of the 2018 season and there were only 23 passengers, although a full...More

Thank pensionerbob
TransGuadiana C, Proprietário at Transguadiana River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2018

Thank you very much Bob for your lovely comments. We hope to see you again next time you visit our country

Reviewed 18 October 2017

This was a lovely day out, picked up at hotel and transferred to the boat. The banks were a conservation area for white flamingos. Many beautiful jellyfish in the river, it was a pleasure watching them swimming. Pretty villages along the way, the best of...More

1  Thank Patsy and Janet B
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I can wholeheartedly recommend this trip. It is such fun. The crew are fantastic. Descriptions are given in Portuguese, French and English. You can sit up on top. Steep steps so not good for people with walking difficulties or downstairs in the comfy bar area....More

2  Thank JanR1208
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This was recommended by our TUI hotel rep, and she was absolutely right. The staff on the trip were superb throughout the day. The boat wasn't too busy. There was a bar with reasonable prices and toilets were clean. We had a stroller for our...More

Thank JamesK1975
TransGuadiana C, Gerente at Transguadiana River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you very much for your comment.

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This is the second time we have gone on this trip. It is a lot of fun and the food excellent. Our guide Eva was very knowledgeable and took us around the sparsely populated village where the taverna is situated. The river cruise is very...More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great day on the river cruise. We went both ways by boat. The drinks we reasonably priced on the boat. (wine included at lunch - lots of wine) the food was great! The staff were really enthusiastic and really lovely. A great...More

Thank cathw987
TransGuadiana C, Proprietário at Transguadiana River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you very much for your comments. Hope to see you again

Reviewed 27 July 2017

We chose the option of going up river by jeep and then back by boat. That way we could see different things on the two parts of the journey. The jeep ride was excellent. Although our driver had minimal English between the different nationalities (English,...More

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TransGuadiana C, Gerente at Transguadiana River Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Thanks very much for your comments. We take into account your comments to improve our service

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1 October 2017|
Response from Brian P | Reviewed this property |
We booked through Thomson's our holiday agent, wheelchairs were a problem its not really disabled friendly.
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Response from TransGuadiana C | Property representative |
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