The Benagil Express Gold Tour last's 2hours 15minutes, and departs from Portimão, heading eastwards. You pass the castle of S. João do Arade at Ferragudo and head out to sea, following the coastline of cliffs and coves, passing the amazing rock formations at Boneca and Algar Seco, past the beaches of Carvoeiro, Centeanes and Carvalho, before coming to Benagil where you can see one of the most famous sea caves. All along the route, the Benagil Express takes you into 10 or 12 different caves (depending on the sea and weather conditions), all stunning in their natural beauty. Past Benagil, time to see the gorgeous sea arches at Praia da Marinha, considered one of the most picturesque beaches in Europe and to enjoy a refreshing dip in the sea, if you wish.(Swimming suspended in the 2020 Season)
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Entry/Admission - Algar de Benagil
All taxes, fees and handling charges included
Entry/Admission - Praia da Marinha
Private tour & shared tour
The tour includes bottled water, comfortable boat and new generation life jackets.
What to Expect
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Pass By: Praia do Carvoeiro, Carvoeiro 8400-517 Portugal
The tour is made along the coast, passing by the famous Praia do Carvoeiro considered in 2018 the «Best Beach in Europe» by the European Best Destination,
Stop At: Algar de Benagil, Cm1154 Praia de Benagil, Benagil, Lagoa 8400 Portugal
If the sea conditions allow we completelly enter the Algar de Benagil, i.e. the famous Benagil cave.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Praia da Marinha, Caramujeira Portugal
We will surround the famous Archs of Praia da Marinha, where we stop for a swim in the hot summer days (if sea conditions will alow).
Duration: 20 minutes
Pass By: Carvalho Beach, R de Algarve Lagoa, Carvoeiro Portugal
Spectacular Small Beach with stunning scenery and crystal clear water.
Ferragudo is one of the most beautiful silhouettes of a seaside village to be found in the entire Algarve. A fishing village with the most idyllic images of this coast of Lagoa.
Pass By: Praia Grande, Off N 125, Ferragudo Portugal
Praia Grande is located in the parish of Ferragudo, municipality of Lagoa, in the Algarve, in Portugal. This beach is located on the estuary of the river Arade at the entrance to the port of Portimão, east of the Castle of São João de Arade, which can also be seen from the boat.