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  1. Portugal
  2. Algarve
  3. Portimão
  4. Day Trips

From Portimão: Boat River Cruise to Silves Medieval City

Product ID: 216582
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Enjoy a spectacular and relaxing boat trip up the Arade River, with no waves and nausea. Arriving in Silves, you can take a walk and visit the medieval town of Silves - the City of Portugal's Kings.
About this activity
Duration 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a spectacular and relaxing boat trip up the Arade River
  • Observe various types of birds and animals
  • Arrive in Silves, where you can take a walk and visit the medieval town
Full description
Enjoy a spectacular and relaxing boat trip up the Arade River, with no waves, during which you can observe various types of birds and animals - such as storks, herons, flamingoes, and turtles.

Arriving in Silves, you can take a walk and visit the medieval town of Silves. This city is where the kings of Portugal would spend their holidays in the summer, in its imposing castle.

Explore its wonderful churches and medieval streets. You can also enjoy a visit to the market and shops, or simply sit in one of the many esplanades or seafood restaurants, and have a drink or savor some food.
Includes
  • Free pickup from hotels in Praia da Rocha and Portimão
  • Pickup/drop-off service is available in Avenida Tomaz Cabreira, Praia da Rocha, and Portimão (Important: you must schedule the pickup first with the local service provider)
  • Free drink (ice tea)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet where the boat departs at Cais Vasco Da Gama. Rio Arade, 8500-702 Portimão, Portugal

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Pets
Know before you go
• The boat departs from Cais Vasco Da Gama, Rua Gonçalo Nascimento
• Please note that boarding starts 10 minutes before the tour start time
• Free parking is available at the meeting point