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From Albufeira: Half-Day Algarve Jeep Safari

From Albufeira: Half-Day Algarve Jeep Safari

Activity provider: Alsafari Tours
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From US$ 36.93 per person

Journey through the picturesque villages, orange groves, and dense cork forests of the Algarve on a half-day jeep safari from Albufeira. Swim in a local river and try homemade produce at a local farm.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Portuguese

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the hidden Algarve on a 4WD jeep safari
  • Admire the regional architecture and rural villages
  • Learn about the local fauna and flora, including how to harvest cork trees
  • Sample some of the local "Medronho" firewater
  • Catch the sweet fragrance of the abundant orange groves
Full description

Capture the essence of the Algarve aboard a 4WD jeep on a half-day off-the-beaten-path adventure through the Portuguese countryside. Depart Albufeira and travel through beautiful landscapes to see regional architecture, dense forests of cork trees that supply the wine industry, and groves of fragrant orange trees.

Sample the gastronomical delights of the region at a local farm, and taste their honey and homemade liquors. Go to an old distillery to try some of the legendary Medronho (Aguardente de Medronhos). Drive along hidden tracks and encounter historic villages, swim in a local river, and marvel at spectacular waterfalls. Learn about the customs and traditions of the rustic villages from a guide full of knowledge about the local history, nature, lifestyle, and landscape.

Includes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off (Albufeira area)
  • Jeep safari
  • Driver/guide
  • Firewater and liquor tastings (honey, Medronho and a local spirit)
  • Time to swim at a waterfall
  • Souvenir photos
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes

Know before you go

  • Please bring water, sun cream and a hat
  • Please note that pick-up outside the Albufeira area may incur an additional cost
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 644 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.9/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Safety
    4.6/5

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The Guide Miguel picked us up at the hotel and he was very knowledgeable on the fruits and spices on the tour. He spoke english and also french for another couple. We stopped at the castle had a look around. The waterfall was lovely also but the highlight was the village of Alte. We were lucky as we did the trip on the 25th April and it was a national holiday with traditional activities, live music, local cuisine and different gift stalls oh and bottle of beer was 1.40 euro . All round the trip was excellent.

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April 26, 2022

Absolutely amazing! Our guide was brilliant! He was so funny and the whole journey was comfortable and educational. He went above and beyond for us so we could see both waterfalls. We managed to pick some fresh thyme and fruit which was amazing and lavender. We have him a 10euro tip as that’s all we had on us or we’d of given him more!

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April 26, 2022

Great experience and must have on the Albufeira to do list. Our Dutch guide Herben was fun and able to answer to every question we had. We have learned a lot about the area and seen spectacular views, tried some local liquor and honey. Had a drink in the Portuguese local. Our son loved the rocky road tour

April 19, 2022

Product ID: 84939