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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did a tour from faro and our driver was very nice and helpful. The cave at benagil is quite beautiful but it is a single cave and full of boats coming and going with people everywhere. The water is freezing and it is quite...More

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was a wonderful day in a nice beach but unfortunately the weather wasn’t as good as we wished. The wind was very cold and the water wasn’t warm. But it’s a very nice beach to go and the views are amazing

Thank Andreia E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The water was v v cold but my motto was ‘it’s temporary’! I was hesitant to swim with kids aged 11,13 & 16 and read many reviews, blogs, checked the tide height and worried about the boat traffic, but we reluctant to pay €25 each...More

Thank 781FayS
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Benagil cave is absolutely amazing, I would go there more than once definitely. But, you can’t get there by walking you have to either swim,kayak, paddle board or get a boat there. Even when you go in it is so busy all the time. Really...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were staying at Lagos. Took an hour and half speedboat tour with Seafaris to see the caves. We took the afternoon tour. The light was lovely. Afternoons are recommended to see the Benagil. Great visit. I enjoyed the caves and the tour of the...More

Thank DimpleAgrawal
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You can find two beaches in Benagil. First is the most popular because all cruises start from there which is disturbing. Second is hidden a bit uphill with the ‚mystic’ entrance through the tunnel in the cliff. We went there to explore benagil cave on...More

1  Thank Wojtek K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place, just around the coner... No Need to travel to the other side of the world neste time to visit is in the summer

Thank Joao C. C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really lovely place. Great for water sports and boat trips to the caves. Parking difficult so go early.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful setting, beach is great , as are the caves! But this is a comment on the cafe positioned on the slipway. Expensive ! €8.50 for a roll ( called a sandwich on the board) with 4 small prawns & a tiny lettuces...More

Thank Suntime3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ship visit to the caves has been very very beautiful, wonderful. The visit organization has been fast and professional. The explanations by the ship driver, Andrés Santos, have been very interesting and friendly. In a word: great Muito obrigado

1  Thank Alberto S
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14 April 2018|
Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
I swam to the cave, did not rent a kayak, but there is a place to rent kayaks right at Benagil Beach. I believe it is around 20 euros for two hours. I used a standard travel camera (Fuji x20) but I have a waterproof bag to... More
23 March 2018|
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Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
Eva Transportes (there is online schedules) provides bus service between Lagos and Lagoa (around 4 euros) where you can connect with another Eva bus to Benagil. To make the timing of it work, for a day trip, take Eva... More
Ela B
6 September 2017|
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Response from LL517LL |
Would anyone know of the name or company to book kayak ahead of time in advance to go to Benagil caves? Thank you