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Dolphin Watching and Cave Boat Cruise from Albufeira provided by AlgarExperience

Dolphin Watching and Cave Boat Cruise from Albufeira

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 15/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 15/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Set sail from Albufeira for the chance to spot dolphins in the wild with this boat tour. Your captain takes you out to spots typically inhabited by dolphins followed by a visit out to caves and coastline. And if you don't find any dolphins during your particular voyage, you're welcome to book another journey out again, free of charge.
Highlights
  • A professional skipper takes you out to sea
  • Learn about the region with live on-board commentary
  • Round-trip transfers from Albufeira are included
  • If you don’t see dolphins you can book another tour for free
Important Information
Departure Point
Marina de Albufeira, Várzea da, Beco da Orada Apartado 2422, 8201-918 Albufeira, Portugal
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Live commentary on board
  • Professional guide
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Free pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points (Albufeira area only) please contact the company to book the transport.
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Check-in up to 30 minutes from departure time
  • This activity is forbidden to pregnant women.
  • This activity is forbidden to children under 3 years of age.
  • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not wheelchair accessible (except if the passenger is able to change from wheelchair to the boat seat)
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
  • Dress code: subject to weather conditions. Recommend light jacket.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 47 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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coolthing wrote a review Mar 2020
Lancashire14 contributions7 helpful votes
Thanks to all the staff. We had a fantastic cave and dolphin boat trip. Initially worried that we were on a semi inflatable boat rather than the bigger catamarans but the views were great and you got closer to the cliffs and caves as well as the dolphins on the way back. Would
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Sammie D wrote a review Nov 2019
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Great experience out at sea. Caves so beautiful. Did not get to see any dolphins but not to bothered about that, there is always another chance in the future. Lovely staff on board. Will definitely be coming back in the summer next year!
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Response from AlgarExperience_GC, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Dolphin Watching and Cave Boat Cruise from Albufeira
Responded 10 Nov 2019
Dear 786sammied, Thank you for your kind words and preference. Hope to see you again. Best regards, AlgarExperience Team
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Sparky1104 wrote a review Oct 2019
4 contributions
Fab day out, got to spend time with a family pod of bottle nose dolphins which included 2 very playful calf's. The coastline was stunning, staff very pleasant and helpful, would strongly recommend doing this trip.
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Response from AlgarExperience_GC, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Dolphin Watching and Cave Boat Cruise from Albufeira
Responded 3 Nov 2019
Dear Sparky1104, Thank you for your kind words and preference. Hope to see you again. Best regards, AlgarExperience Team
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hollythehippy wrote a review Sep 2019
Waltham Abbey, United Kingdom5 contributions
The experience was amazing all the staff were friendly and helpful before boarding and a photo was taken too. The crew on the boat where funny and knowledgeable as we approached the dolphins and supplied information sheets on the species that visit the Algarve. We were lucky to
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Response from AlgarExperience_GC, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Dolphin Watching and Cave Boat Cruise from Albufeira
Responded 30 Sep 2019
Dear Holly, Thank you so much for the kind words. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed the experience. Best regards, AlgarExperience Team
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James wrote a review Sep 2019
Kilgarvan, Ireland81 contributions29 helpful votes
Been on this trip today 5/9/19 an seen a good few dolphin's an the caves were brilliant. Staff on board an on land were friendly an very helpful.
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Response from AlgarExperience_GC, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Dolphin Watching and Cave Boat Cruise from Albufeira
Responded 6 Sep 2019
Dear jamessK1667YM, Thank you for your comment. Best regards, AlgarExperience Team
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davidhM7013MO
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Boys for fishing trip first time
We decided to go fishing do booked here as it was quite cheap and we knew we were going to a reef and not trawling
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anandaroy
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Excellent trip to Benagil caves along the coastline
Excellent 3 hour trip along the coastline to the Benagil rock and cave formations. Leisurely pace, very good guides
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842sridharg
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Land & Sea fall in Love!
Don't miss to enjoy the 3hr exuberant ride on a gorgeous catamarine boat to the Caves & Coastline. The most blissfu
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Chitralic
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Relaxing holiday
We arrived in Portugal for our Christmas break and throughly enjoyed the quieter atmosphere compared to what you co
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amyaP4097CX
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Amazing experience!
Having never done parasailing before, I wasn’t sure if it would be scary, but it wasn’t at all! The staff spoke gre
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Clara0007
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Stunningly beautiful
The views of the caves are breathtaking, due to the swell the catamaran honoured taking us as close as possible int
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786sammied
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Dare-devil!
Wow! What an experience!!! Talk about stepping out of my comfort zone. So glad i did this. Solo traveller and was t
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paulandc0
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It's a long ride to the Caves and Cliffs.
We booked this sea excursion with Algar from our hotel without too much thinking. Actually the round trip was about
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TomO631
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Great experience with kids
Went on this recently with my 15 Yr old and my 12 Yr old. All 3 of us could do it together, and really enjoyed it.
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Whizzo78
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Epic experience with a fab team
Thanks so much to Rui & John for a superb experience yesterday. We used Algar Experiences for a parasailing adventu
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Unicorncam
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So much fun.
We went out with the guys today, although it was a windy afternoon which affected how high we could go, it was 100%
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Susan G
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Highly recommend.
Nothing like seeing the Algarve coastline from the water ! We had a lovely cruise. Boat was spacious and we were me
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thedebster01
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Must do!!!
I highly recommend this adventure! The staff are awesome, unlimited drinks on the boat, they bring you to a beautif
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John C
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Breathtaking
Really professional operator and staff, the Skipper was very good he got us into or up to all the beautiful caves a
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Sightsee62353640780
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Great Tour but bus driver was very unprofessional.
The tour itself was great overall. However, the bus ride on the way to the Marina was not so pleasant. We booked th
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