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Volta do Mar

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Travessa do Forno 13, Lagos 8600-632, Portugal
+351 910 709 925
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Very personal half day classic bike tour

Ricardo gave my family a relaxing morning touring Lagos. He genuinely enjoys what he does! The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
RLMar
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Don't Leave Lagos Without A Day Trip With Volta do Mar!

My husband I and our two teenage girls (15 and 17) took the day trip that included a bit of rock... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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We believe that life should be enjoyed. For us, this means being out in the sunshine and water, sharing good food, good wine and good stories, laughing with friends, family, and always being open to new possibilities and adventures. We want to welcome you as guests and friends to the Algarve, to help you discover its natural beauty and local culture, the unique cuisine, hospitality, and history.
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“rock climbing” (20 reviews)
“bike tour” (22 reviews)
“wine tour” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Travessa do Forno 13, Lagos 8600-632, Portugal
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+351 910 709 925
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ricardo gave my family a relaxing morning touring Lagos. He genuinely enjoys what he does! The scenery is breathtaking, the bike tour was filled with informative history and the lunch was delicious. Thank you Ricardo for providing my family with a memorable experience and it...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband I and our two teenage girls (15 and 17) took the day trip that included a bit of rock climbing, repelling, snorkeling through many caves and cliff jumping. We are of "decent" physical condition...not stellar condition so you don't have to be in...More

1  Thank travel4544
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André G, Owner at Volta do Mar, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank-you for your great review and such kind words! We are glad you had fun and enjoyed your experience with us here at Volta Do Mar, we had a fun day with you guys too. A memorable day for us all. We really enjoyed listening...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

They turned up 15 minute early at the hotel and waited as we weren't ready. Can't find any fault with Volta do Mar, The area we visited was beautiful. We worried about the quality of the rock as the BMC warned the rock in the...More

1  Thank Andrew M
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André G, Owner at Volta do Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank-you for the review Andrew. We hope you guys weren't too sore the next day and Jean had a fantastic 73rd Birthday! We wish you guys all the best for future adventures and hopefully get to share one again with you soon! Climb on! Neil

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did the „Rocha da Pena“ tour together with two other climbers, a 73-year-old lady with her 30-year-old son and I loved it. Pedro and Neil were our guides for this day and I had so much fun with the two of them. The three...More

1  Thank Nina K
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André G, Owner at Volta do Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Nina! It was a great day out, you guys were awesome and so much fun. It was just a perfect day out climbing with a group of friends really. Just make sure you stay on the rock, you will progress so much, you definitely...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend using Volta Do Mar for any of the experiences they offer. We did rock climbing and it was incredible - Ricardo was truly passionate about his work and he made the whole experience the best - he was a great teacher and took...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Volta do Mar provides a highly professional and fun climbing experience for all levels - beginner to pro. They tailor suitable tours to your personal skills and preference and treat you as a friend. The climbing sights in the Algarve are amazing. An overall perfect...More

Thank Friederike18
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were 3 girls, that didn't know each other before and we were all beginners in outdoor climbing with some experiences indoors. The climbing excursion was amazing. The instructor was very professional but it was also a very relaxed and motivating atmosphere. All of us...More

Thank Tanja S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went on this tour with Ricardo and he did a phenomenal job. He really knew his stuff and would customize the tour to what you're interested in. The snacks in the morning, fish lunch, and wine with petiscos were all amazing. I highly recommend!

Thank Michelle R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I took a two-day rock climbing course with André and we were simply overwhelmed. The scenery was breathtaking, the food delicious, and the climbs a blast. Also, I must underline that I'm a very slow learner and that André was infinitely patient...More

Thank Gabriel A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My group booked two tours with Volta in the same week, a half-day bike tour through Lagos, and all-day wine tour through the area. Both were outstanding; Pedro and Ricardo were our guides, and their humor, enthusiasm, and knowledge of the region and of the...More

Thank Mark B
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Sinead_C0
20 June 2018|
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Response from Volta do Mar L |
Hi! Thank you for your message and interest in climbing with us. :) We only offer sport climbing and usually focus on private outings. However, when requested, we can combine different climbers and offer lower rates. We... More
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alycat2364
24 May 2018|
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Response from André G | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your interest in our wine-tasting tours. We currently have availability for tomorrow 26th of May. Our full day Wine Tour offers eight wines paired with light "tapas" at two of our favorite regional... More
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alycat2364
24 May 2018|
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Response from André G | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your interest in our wine-tasting tours. We currently have availability for tomorrow 26th of May. Our full day Wine Tour offers eight wines paired with light "tapas" at two of our favorite regional... More
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