Portimão: Paradise Cave Guided Boat Trip with Life Jackets

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Embark on a maritime adventure from Portimão on this guided boat tour to dramatic and picturesque Paradise Cave. Be wowed by the intriguing rock foundations as you enjoy a trip up the Algarve coast.

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  • Take a relaxing boat excursion up the stunning Algarve Coast from Portimão
  • Listen to informative commentary about the landscape and area from your guide
  • Witness the historic and dramatic Algarve defensive fort at Torre da Lapa
  • Feast your eyes on the magnificent rock fromations of Gruta do Contrabando
  • Visit the magical Paradise Cave, one of the quintessential Algarve attractions


Embark on an exciting journey of discovery along Portimão's stunning coastline. Listen to informative commentary as you sail up the coast and into the iconic Paradise Cave. Begin your adventure at Clube Naval de Portimão. As the boat sets off, be welcomed by the sea breeze as you head out into the ocean. Enjoy a first stop at Torre da Lapa, a historic monument that was part of the defensive structure of the Algarve coast. Admire the stunning architecture and hear fascinating stories about the building's history. Continue your journey towards the Gruta do Contrabando. Admire the intriguing rock formations while the guide shares stories of the smugglers and sailors who brought these waters to life. Next, sail to the stunning Paradise Cave, hailed as the new jewel of the region. Marvel at its vibrant colors and witness the sunlight dancing through the openings. On the way back, sail past the fishing harbor. Learn about the lives of the local fishermen, their traditions and the economic vitality that the harbor brings to the community.


Boat tour Guide Skipper Life jacket

Important Information

  • Visiting the caves is subject to ocean conditions French and English tours will be monolingual whilst Spanish and Portuguese tours will be bilingual

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