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From Portimão to Paradise 90 min Private Tour

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Embark on a maritime 90 minute private adventure from Portimão to the iconic destination of Paradise Cave, considered by many as the new Benagil.

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Highlights

  • Admire views of the Algarve coast on a boat tour
  • Visit the magical Paradise Cave considered by many to be the new Benagil Cave
  • Discover fascinating stories about the history of Portimão

Description

Embark on a unforgettable private journey along Portimão's stunning coastline, starting at your Clube Naval. The boat sets sail, welcoming passengers with the sea breeze and the promise of unforgettable adventures. The first stop is the imposing Torre da Lapa, a historic monument that was part of the defensive structure of the Algarve coast. As we appreciate the architecture and hear fascinating stories about its past, we are enveloped by the unique atmosphere of this place steeped in history. The journey continues towards the Gruta do Contrabando, where the magic of the ocean reveals hidden secrets. Navigating the crystal-clear waters, the cave reveals intriguing rock formations, while the guide shares stories of the smugglers and sailors who brought these waters to life. Following the coastline, visitors are treated to the additional beauty of the Gruta do Presidente, with its impressive rock formations. Shortly afterwards, the Alfanzina Lighthouse comes into view, standing like a majestic guardian of the coastline, providing the sight of a postcard you're sure to treasure. The highlight of the excursion is the stunning Gruta do Paraíso, hailed as the new jewel of the region. Its vibrant colours, unique rock formations and the sunlight dancing through the openings give this natural spectacle a heavenly character. Photograph spectacular moments and soak up the beauty of this extraordinary cave. On the return journey, the tour reveals another important facet of the region: the fishing harbour. It highlights not only the relevance of this activity for the Algarve, but also the importance of the canning industry. The guide shares insights into the lives of the local fishermen, their traditions and the economic vitality that the harbour brings to the community. On the way back to the Clube Naval, you'll catch a glimpse of the Portimão Museum, highlighting the region's rich industrial heritage. This sightseeing tour not only offers spectacular views, but also provides a more comprehensive understanding of the history, traditions and economic importance of this unique region of the Algarve. When you disembark, take with you not only photographic memories, but also a lasting connection with Portimão's unique charm and its rich maritime and industrial heritage.

Includes

1 driver and 1 guide per boat Safety briefing Life jacket Live guided tour

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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