Arade River boat tour from Portimão
Activities

Arade River boat tour from Portimão

Free cancellation
Language: English , French , Spanish , Portuguese
Availability: See calendar
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Sail on one of the largest rivers of the Algarve
  • Discover the history of the Arade River
  • Admire the views of the cities along
  • Enjoy a boat tour with an expert guide
What to expect

Join this experience and relish a relaxing boat tour from Portimão, where you'll have the opportunity to discover the magic of the cities along the Arade River.

This tour will begin in Marina of Portimão, where, after meeting your guide and the crew, they'll share with you some procedures to enjoy the trip in a safe way. Once departed, prepare yourself to discover the second largest river of the Algarve, born in Serra do Caldeirão, passing through several cities. You'll be able to observe the Medieval city of Silves, which used to be the Capital of the Algarve, Lagoa, and Portimão, where the river flows into the Atlantic Ocean, next to the famous Praia da Rocha.

Beginning the tour at the pier near the ruins of the old Convent of São Francisco, you'll go to the fishing village of Ferragudo, as well as the Castle of São João do Arade, passing by the famous Marina of Portimão. Then, you'll continue in the ascent of the river, passing by the Museum of Portimão, you'll sail along the riverside zone of the city.

Don't miss the opportunity to admire how the water traced the curves sculpted in the land, from the Serra do Caldeirão to the doors of the Atlantic Ocean. Nowadays, navigating these medieval waters, you'll feel the history of this place.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Staff have their temperatures checked regularly
  • Tickets can only be purchased online
  • What's included
    • 2-hour boat tour
    • Expert guide
    Where

    Rua do Convento 8500-802, Portimão, Faro, Portugal

    Meeting point:

    Doca de São Francisco

    What to remember
    • Free car parking is available at the meeting point
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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Atlantis Tours Mare Nostrum
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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