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Awesome day hiking in the Algarve

I took the Algarve hiking tour with Marli and Eric and it was one of the best experiences! I had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jacki J
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Grapevine, Texas
Outstanding tour of SW Portugal (end of the World) with Marli/Eric

Booked the tour via email from Michigan before we left for Portugal. Marli was prompt with getting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Blister1983
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The perfect day-out to forget about the daily life. In our Backyard, it is possible to find yourself again, to come in one with Nature and enjoy the most stunning views from the Southwestern Algarve. This is not a tour company. This is an adventure among friends!
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“young couple” (6 reviews)
“beach picnic” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Lagos, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the Algarve hiking tour with Marli and Eric and it was one of the best experiences! I had also taking another hiking tour the day prior, which is also good, but this was definitely also one of the highlights of my trip to...More

Thank Jacki J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked the tour via email from Michigan before we left for Portugal. Marli was prompt with getting back to me and was super cooperative. We were picked up on time at our condo by Marli and Eric. They are a wonderful couple who love nature...More

Thank Blister1983
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to discover more of the Algarve than just the fabulous beaches and so we booked the Sagres Walking Tour with Eric and Marli. We were picked up from our villa in Luz in their Fiat Doblo van. Along with 3 other people (5...More

1  Thank Cronest
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Wow, wow, wow. There are simply not enough positive words to describe the amazing tour and experience we had with Marli and Eurico. During our visit to Lagos, my husband and I booked a tour with them on the recommendation of one of our friends,...More

Thank Erin L
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

I'm so glad that we signed up for this tour!!! This was the best part of my vacation!!! We were picked up from our hotel and immediately felt like we were with family. It was just my friend and I and another couple.     My friend...More

1  Thank Hilary S
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I decided to book the Sagres tour with Enrico and Marli when I was traveling alone through Algarve. This was by far the best and most memorable part of my week long trip in Portugal. They picked me up at my hotel, and while two...More

1  Thank Kylie H
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

If you are seeking bus-style tours, rehearsed lectures, and postcard-like amenities, you can stop reading now. But if you are curious to learn about real life in Portugal, beyond the beaches and behind the scenes, a day with this charming and easy-going couple is just...More

2  Thank Kathy D
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The single best highlight of my Portugal experience. Marli and Eurico are the nicest and best tour guides I have ever had. I did the Sagres tour and it was exceptional. We were treated to astounding views, introduced to the flora and fauna of the...More

1  Thank Sean L
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

This was hands down, the best thing I did while I was in Portugal... and I had an AMAZING trip to Portugal (so this is saying a lot). A friend who had done a hike with Backyard Tours, recommended it to us saying, "This was...More

1  Thank Shirin E
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Do yourself the favor and take any tour with Marli and Eurico! They were above and beyond our expectations for our tour in Sagres! They picked us up at our hotel, and we felt like we instantly made some new friends! They were warm, helpful,...More

Thank Stephanie P
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