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Santa Bernarda

Rua Judice Fialho 4, Portimao 8500-702, Portugal
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US$82.65*
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Full day trip with BBQ on the beach, Caves, Sailing
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US$41.32*
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Afternoon Sailing and Caves Tour from Portimao
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US$41.32*
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Morning Caves Expedition Tour from Portimao
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea sickness” (11 reviews)
“pirate ship” (20 reviews)
“small boat” (9 reviews)
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Rua Judice Fialho 4, Portimao 8500-702, Portugal
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"sea sickness"
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"pirate ship"
in 20 reviews
"small boat"
in 9 reviews
"bbq lunch"
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"morning trip"
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"easy trip"
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"fellow passengers"
in 2 reviews
"pirate trip"
in 2 reviews
"sea caves"
in 3 reviews
"safety instructions"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
in 5 reviews
"stunning coastline"
in 2 reviews
"cave tour"
in 2 reviews
"boats"
in 43 reviews
"captain"
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"sail"
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"euros"
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We went on this trip during high winds, and the captain told everyone that we wouldn't be visiting the caves, and that people were welcome to rebook when the wind had died down. We decided to stay, and had some money taken from our ticket...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful boat, fantastic staff, on time and very professional. The captain's knowledge of languages was really impressive. At 5 months pregnant this may not have been one of my better choices. Got sick pretty quickly still decided to try and do the cave tour... Not...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We saw this trip advertised and were intrigued so we booked the morning trip to the caves. I wish I had booked the whole day. The staff were great and the story of the ship was amazing. Very authentic and such fun. To top it...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The team is very friendly and stylish. You can walk on boat, discover and feel that you are a king of the sea during almost 3 hours wonderful caves, sightseeing with little boats (annex). It's very safe and for people that can be ill on...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

We all thoroughly enjoyed the trip on the Santa Bernarda. We were a group of 4 adults and toddler under 2. I have mobility problems so wondered if I would manage but the crew were very helpful and I had no difficulty getting on and...More

Thank Parkview2013
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The santa bernarda is a pirate ship that takes you into the caves using smaller motorised boats with experienced skippers handling the boats expertly. Boarding the ship is done strictly by who is first on the list, first to go on board. While one set...More

Thank Gera M
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We did the Saturday Pirate trip 9.45am - 6pm. Really fun day! Staff were friendly and funny. The scenery is gorgeous. Sad that we didn't get out at the main cave beach, but we had a lovely beach cove all to ourselves. The BBQ lunch...More

Thank ToriaSScott
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I can't heap enough praise on this experience of a lifetime. Everything was perfect from the moment we boarded until getting off this truly authentic ship. The crew were top notch (complete with one remarkably real salty ol' deck hand). I can't recommend Santa Bernarda...More

Thank Bernadette K
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patricia1118
9 April 2017|
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Response from Santa Bernarda ... P | Property representative |
Hello, sorry for the delayed answer. Yes, of course we still operate. We are located in Portimao: SANTA BERNARDA CRUZEIROS, LDA. Rua Judice Fialho, 2-4 P-8500-702 Portimão Tel./Fax.: +351 282 422 791... More
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patricia1118
19 March 2017|
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Response from Tom D |
go to the harbour of Portimao, only one pirate ship is out there!
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Anthony_S550
25 April 2016|
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pay extra
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