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Royal Nautic

Av. Rio Arade | Marina de Portimão - Quiosque 10, Portimao 8500-345, Portugal
+351 938 047 838
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The guys were great. We had a reservation with another company that was cancelled and Royal Nautic... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rahim K
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Perfect experience

Cheerful staff, modern boat, excellent service and great stories told during the trip. Best in town.

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tamas M
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Budapest, Hungary
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Royal Nautic is a tourist animation company that provides boat trips in Portimao (Algarve, Portugal) coastline, based in the marina of Portimao. Our team of experienced skeepers take you on a journey through the caves and river channels, sharing the unique fauna and flora of the region. The sea is our passion and our mission is to share with our guests the natural beauty of our coastline.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Av. Rio Arade | Marina de Portimão - Quiosque 10, Portimao 8500-345, Portugal
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+351 938 047 838
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"small caves"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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"guide david"
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"amazing trip"
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"beautiful caves"
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"boat tour"
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"algarve coast"
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"benagil"
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"skills"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The guys were great. We had a reservation with another company that was cancelled and Royal Nautic n co were nice enough to take our family on and give us a great tour. Super friendly, hospitable and full of interesting facts regarding the caves and...More

Thank Rahim K
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cheerful staff, modern boat, excellent service and great stories told during the trip. Best in town.

Thank Tamas M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't bother with a big boat go on this excellent little boat and get in the caves. A new company who looked after us so well. Great knowledge, very friendly crew and well worth the €25. A great morning out and a must do. Don't...More

Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent visit of many beatiful, spectacular caves!! Very friendly captain and crew I really think it is a must!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful boat trip! David is a great guide! We did the Benagil Caves Tour and it was an amazing unique trip! Thank you Royal Nautic for such a great time!More

Thank Iulia D
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DaviDFHTomas, Gestor at Royal Nautic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Iulia D, First of all, would like to thank the excellent commentary left on tripadvisor. I want to thank you also on behalf of the royal nautic and its staff for the excellent compliments given to our services and staff. It is very important...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was not the first time I did the Benagil Caves Tour, but the Royal Nautic staff is definitely unique. They make you wish it never ends. On the next day we booked the private boat tour and it was exceptional. Music, fun, comfort and...More

Thank Cristiana O
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DaviDFHTomas, Gestor at Royal Nautic, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Cristiana O, First of all, would like to thank the excellent commentary left on tripadvisor. I want to thank you also on behalf of the royal nautic and its staff for the excellent compliments given to our services and staff. It is very important...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a sunset boat trip for my husbands birthday as a surprise,it was very easy to book and pay online. Was nice to have the entire boat only for us ( they did not canceled the trip even if instead of 10 they had...More

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DaviDFHTomas, Gestor at Royal Nautic, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Olga, Thank you for your comment on tripadvisor, it is very important for us to get feedback from our customers about our service. We were very pleased to know that it was an excellent experience on board our boat. We also appreciate your comment...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Totally amazed with this boat trip. We picked a Caves boat trip with David and he is a very knowledgeable guy. He gave us all the information about the local histories, about the nature and all the geological processes that led to those beautiful caves....More

Thank MargaridaFigueira
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DaviDFHTomas, Gestor at Royal Nautic, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear MargaridaFigueira, Thanks a lot for your comment on tripadvisor. it is our duty to work every day to offer the best and most fantastic experience on our coast with our staff. we also appreciate your comment about our Guide and Skipper, who make us...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a magnificent trip to Benagil Caves this is. The guide was excellent and he gave loads of information whilst on the trip. Excellent value at 25 EURO. Only wish we have had more time on the holiday to do another trip. The boat was...More

Thank rlt216
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DaviDFHTomas, Gestor at Royal Nautic, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear rlt216, First of all, thank you very much for your fantastic comment about our services. We were very happy to know that you really enjoyed our tour of the caves, and that the price is great for the service provided. We wish to see...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely brilliant trip wish we had done it earlier in our holuday. Took this trip on 16th june 2018. The guide was brilliant explained in great detail about the caves. If we had more time we would of done the trip twice during our stay...More

Thank paulajaneb2018
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DaviDFHTomas, Gestor at Royal Nautic, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Paulajaneb2018 thank you very much for the fantastic comment about our services. we also thank you for the excellent comments about our skippe,that every day makes us proud of the service provided. We thank you on behalf of the whole team and look forward...More

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