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Birdwatching Albufeira provided by Seacret Tours

Birdwatching Albufeira

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Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Lagoa de Salgados
    Unnamed Road Pêra, 8365 Pêra, Portugal
    Meeting point at the car park of Praia Grande, Pêra.
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    Praia Grande de Pera
    Stop: 4 hours
    Our office is at Albufeira Marina, but our Tour meeting point is at Salgados Lagoon, please call to organize meeting point, or check the map for the location.
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  • You'll end at
    Lagoa de Salgados
    Unnamed Road Pêra, 8365 Pêra, Portugal
    Meeting point at the car park of Praia Grande, Pêra.
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Lagoa de Salgados, Unnamed Road Pêra, 8365 Pêra, Portugal
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Local guide
  • Binoculars
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Dress code is formal
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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BTHMCL wrote a review Aug 2019
London, United Kingdom1 contribution
A great afternoon's birdwatching at the lagoon and surrounding farmland. Rui was knowledgeable, enthusiastic,friendly,energetic and helpful pointing out species and behaviour and we were well equipped with his binoculars and telescope. Interesting even for the non-birder. Iconic
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Denise, UK wrote a review Aug 2019
Warlingham, United Kingdom1 contribution
We spent the afternoon walking around the lake and surrounding farmland at Lagoa dos Salgados, and I was amazed at the amount of different species we saw - well over 30. Rui our guide just spotted the slightest movement, and had the telescope set up for us to view them
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Date of experience: August 2019
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foxys1 wrote a review Aug 2019
Hertford, United Kingdom25 contributions4 helpful votes
Had an amazing morning at Salgados Lagoon despite the drizzle and cloud which if anything helped the birds. Rui was a great guide with fantastic local knowledge and we would certainly not have seen half the birds without him. Highlights included Woodchat and Iberian Shrike,
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Pete R wrote a review Aug 2019
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I spent 4 hours with Rui on 8 August at Salgados. He's clearly very knowledgeable and helpful. I've done a lot of birding in UK, and a little in southern France, but I saw about a dozen species that were new to me. Benoit's list is about right: no flamingoes, but there was an
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Benoit Van Damme wrote a review Jul 2019
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I spent an afternoon birdwatching with Rui at the Laguna Da Salgados on 2 may. Audouin's gull, Little bittern ,Glossy ibis ,woodchat shrike ,Flamingo , zitting cisticola, Collared pratincole, Purple heron and a lot of other species made the trip worthwhile ! Hopefully the laguna
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Excellent trip
An excellent, well organised trip that was good value and provided an amazing experience of seeing dolphins in thei
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KirstiBuick
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Great dolphin sighting
The guide was very knowledgable and we had an amazing dolphin sighting. Seating on the boat was a little close for
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Gilda_Barreto
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Wish we had done it before
Being a family that actually lives in Albufeira, we had never tried this tour. The day was gorgeous today, so we de
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annawshort
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Lovely day trip with some beautiful sights!
Seeing the dolphins so close up was amazing, and the team were really nice and safe regarding covid measures. Would
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jodib677
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Best day!!
Was a great day, easy to book. The guide was brillaint, tried their hardest for us to see the Dolphins which thankf
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Ptone21
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More than expected! Dolphins and deep into caves
What an amazing trip! The price is more than fair for what you get. The boat is very comfortable and it is small en
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SyedS215
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Magical
We were skeptical about taking the dolphin and caves tour with Seacret Tours due to the COVID-19 situation but so g
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Peter S
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Top Trip!!
Just amazing, this great animals are magical!! Top trip of the vacations to portugal!! Thank you all!!
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Kristina K
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Great tour!
The tour was so nice! Unfortunately, we didn't see dolphins, but the guide really tried to find them! we were in th
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485ritaw
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Dolphins and Caves
The cave formations are absolutely fascinating! The guide was extremely knowledgable. While we weren't fortunate en
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Sarah C
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Dolphins!
The best part of our holiday. The boat trip was excellent. We were so lucky to see pods of dolphins close to the bo
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Sarah_Sorcha
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Great trip out
You can never guarantee seeing wild dolphins, but we were lucky, and for me it was the highlight of our holiday.
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Bolingfrog08
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Great tour and worth the money
We love to explore a bit of the area instead of just being on a beach all day. This was very much a great explorati
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Awidlake146
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Superb trip, excellent crew, and we saw dolphins!!
Just back from this excellent trip! Booking via tripadvisor was easy, tickets emailed and easy to find the company
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hyla2017
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Great trip
Amazing to see the dolphins up close. Helpful staff and well run trip. Caves and scenery beautiful too.
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  • Duration: 4h
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