If you love the idea of a snorkeling experience with a diving instructor on a fantastic sports boat with relaxing time and beautiful surroundings, then you’ve come to the right place. This adventure is an unbeatable combination of a fantastic boat tour and an exciting snorkeling experience, with relaxing time to enjoy the warm Algarve sun in wonderful surroundings, perfect for beginner snorkelers or Scuba divers of all ages.
We will start our tour in Portimão, where you will get an introduction and safety briefing then cruise down the historic river, past the idyllic fishing village of Ferragudo, the famous castle, and the old fortress as you head onto the open sea. Then we’ll take in the coastal scenery while searching for the best waters to snorkel, take beautiful photos and gain a fascinating insight into what makes this landscape so unique.
Once at a suitable spot, we will anchor in a secluded bay or pristine beach. Your guide, will give a briefing then you’ll be fitted with provided gear for your snorkeling adventure. A snorkeling lesson will be given for those who have not snorkeled before, then it is time to dive in and swim alongside your guide. You decide how much you would like to snorkel with help always at hand to make your time in the water as enjoyable as possible. Expect to see a variety of species, like diverse bream species, wrasses, shoals of shinning little fish, even sardines and feel free to ask any questions about the creatures you see.
You, your friends and family will enjoy wonderful views, take fantastic photos, relax, polish the tan and swim, plus enjoy a complementary snack. Depending on the location, the more adventurer’s non-snorkelers can swim or wade onto a secluded pristine beach and explore. Then say goodbye to what it can most definitely be the highlight your holiday and return to port, where your transfer driver will meet you to take you back.
- What Will You Do- Admire panoramic views, take beautiful photographs, polish your tan, relax and swim
- Enjoy a 2h30 snorkeling tour, from Portimão to Carvoeiro or Alvor area (no previous experience required, free instruction provided)
- Enjoy complementary chilled bottled spring water, soft drink or fruit juice and a snack
- What Is Included- Experienced skipper and diving professional, plus a deckhand assistant
- Wetsuits and full snorkeling equipment
- Chilled bottled spring water, soft drink or fruit juice and a snack
- All taxes and safety equipment
- WC, padded sundeck and seating, retractable shade and Wi-Fi on board