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Trigana Boat Trips

| Zona Ribeirinha de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-000, Portugal
+351 912 105 757
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Trigana boat trip

This was the highlight of our stay in Alvor. The Owner was great re the booking and her dog Fudge... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Fantastic trip - highly recommended

My 16 year old daughter and i went in the 2 1/2 hour costal cruise. Lovely crew (Rick and Alex... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
Kay J
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Trigana Boat Trips is a sailing trip company that consists of two classic Portuguese sailing cargo vessels that have been adapted to serve the tourist industry. We pride ourselves in sailing the boats without engines whenever possible. We have been running for over 13 years now and provide personalised high quality trips. We usually offer 3 trips per day in the high season and are open from April 1st till 31st October. Our new official video is viewable on you tube Trigana sailing.Worth a look! We have a ticket booth in Alvor harbour.
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| Zona Ribeirinha de Alvor, Alvor, Portimao 8500-000, Portugal
+351 912 105 757
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

This was the highlight of our stay in Alvor. The Owner was great re the booking and her dog Fudge was on hand to deal with any queries. The Crew Rick and Alex were very knowledgeable about the sea and the history of the surrounding...More

Thank RosamundRK
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

My 16 year old daughter and i went in the 2 1/2 hour costal cruise. Lovely crew (Rick and Alex), really friendly and accommodating. My daughter loved the stop off at the sand banks for swimming. Really good, would recommend to all

Thank Kay J
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Great few hours sailing along the Algarve coast line,Rick and Alex were very informative about the local area. Very peaceful with sail up. Great to see the rock formations. Free water and Sangria given out, even stopped for a paddle or swim off boat while...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

3rd time on Lagos day trip . It is a good trip you get to spend quality time in Lagos and have more shops to see and explore that town . We love visiting Lagos but prefer to stay in Alvor . Sailing boat ,...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Booked our family on the afternoon River Cruise as the seas were too rough to go out. Absolutely great time had by all..Freddie and Alex the crew were great and very informative. Sailed down the estuary and just out into the Atlantic under sail power..so...More

Thank NewportLynne
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

I can't impress just how amazing this 2.5hr tour was. Great captain (Rick) and guide (Freddie) were brilliant and great with the kids. We toured around the island to Lagos, managed to see some dolphins in the wildlife, had a swim near some incredible alcoves,...More

Thank legendrossi
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

We went on a 2 1/2 hour trip at 1200 as a family of six with two children aged 5 and 8 and it was perfect. We had the boat to ourselves with two crew on board who were very informative and fun.. the weather...More

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went on the 3.5 hour fun in the sun cruise with my son and it was very enjoyable. The crew of Rick and Freddie were good company and did a great job. The boat was very traditional and perfect for the Algarve sunshine. The...More

1  Thank JCinSpain
Reviewed 28 August 2016

On our last day of a wonderful holiday we decided to end it with a boat trip..So glad we did ..There was a group of 17 family members..We booked the sunset tour..Two boats to cater for us all..Off we sailed with Freddie,Rick,Pedro and Alex..While out...More

Thank Theresa243
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We went on the 'Fun in the sun' trip today with Rick and Freddie. Such an amazing time, stunning coastline and we went snorkeling and swam through caves to discover a hidden beach. The crew were so knowledgeable and friendly and created a relaxed atmosphere....More

Thank Claire H
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Jane H
6 August 2017|
Response from Rick A | Property representative |
Sorry, I just saw your question. We are unable to go inside the caves as we have a mast, but we do get very close and you can see inside. Your son is classed as an adult in the Algarve I'm afraid and therefore the cost is... More
4 August 2017|
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Response from Belinda M | Reviewed this property |
No doubt it as the sea was mainly calm. Sea sickness is a personal thing so it would depend on each individual. It's not something I can answer for everyone , but no one on our sailing did. Hope that helps.
Marie B
2 April 2017|
Response from Rick A | Property representative |
There is a bus available but the best solution is to travel by taxi. Ask to be dropped off at the Ribeira restaurant in Alvor and we are located on the other side of the roundabout next to the walkway to the pontoon.