From Portimão: Boat River Cruise to Silves Medieval City

4.3 / 5

4 Reviews

From Portimão: Boat River Cruise to Silves Medieval City

From US$ 36.22 per person

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

Free cancellation
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Mobile ticketing
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Duration 3 hours
Starting times 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, Spanish, English, French

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)

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    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
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.3 / 5

    based on 4 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      2.7 / 5
    • Transportation
      3.3 / 5
    • Value for money
      3.7 / 5
    • Safety
      5 / 5
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    Best tour with a wonderful team. A lot of laughs and great experience!

    October 15, 2020

    Too bad that apart from the word of welcome and departure in French, no explanation was given in French Everything happened in English and Portuguese

    November 2, 2019

    Had a great time. Our guide, Dimitri was very knowledgeable and great fun, very enjoyable.

    October 30, 2019

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