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Ecomarine Algarve

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Opens in 15 min: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Ecomarine Algarve
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Boat trips on the ria formosa natural park, with observation of wildlife, birdwatching,dolphins watching, visit the islands, sport fishing, snorkeling on the reefs, visit of oysters and clams farms
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua Comandante Francisco Manuel | Cais da Porta Nova, Faro 8000-250, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we visited Faro in November, the chances of seeing dolphins were quite low. Hence, we decided take a one-hour trip in the laguna. What a wonderful experience it was! We saw so many different birds and had several „National Geographic“ moments when we watched...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Tiina for taking your time to share your experience on tripadvisor. It was a pleasure to have you aboard and we hope to welcome you back in the future, maybe at a time more favorable for dolphin watching. Thank you Carlos

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a spontaneous 1-hour tour of the Ria Formosa today after passing the stall and being told the next tour leaves in 10 minutes. What a good idea it was. Very affordable price and a great way to spend an hour. Carlos our captain...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to have you aboard and show you a part of my paradise. We do hope to welcome you and your family back in the future. Best Regards, Carlos

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We took the 3 hour trip with Carlos. He is very knowledgeable about the wildlife and ecosystem so we learnt a lot today. His customer care is also fantastic- only wish we were staying longer and able to go on another trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to rate us on tripadvsor. It was a pleasure to have you aboard and hopefully you will come back soon on another trip. Thank you, Carlos

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

This is a new company, started one year ago. But how glad are we that we chose this one!! Our girl (1,5 yrs old) even loved it. Carlos told us great stories about this area and it’s history and we could see that he was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you so much Shahram for your kind words. It was a pleasure to have you and your family aboard and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Best Regards, Carlos

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We had a perfect boat trip this morning! Starting on time with a small group we went along the coast trying to spot a dolphin. Carlos was a great guide and told us a lot about the Islands, life on the coast and the lokal...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you so much for your choice and review. It was a great day for me to a pleasure to have you all aboard and getting to know you. Hope to have you back in the future. Kind regards, Carlos

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We did a private trip with Ecomarine Algarve last week. Definitely 5 star and highly recommended. Carlos is very professional and knowledgeable and his boat very comfortable and immaculately clean. It was an amazing day, which even included some time to enjoy the beach on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018
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Muito obrigado pelo seu review, é sempre um prazer recebê-los e espero que da próxima seja possível observarmos golfinhos. Um...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great trip with Carlos, our local guide, today. He told us about the lagune and it's importance for the environment, about birds we passed along the way and in the end we saw a group of about 20 dolphins swimming all around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Johnny R
CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you so much for your preference and interest in our wildlife. It was a pleasure to have you aboard and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Carlos

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Really nice Trip! We saw many dolphins. The tourguide was very nice and made it a personal Trip. He explained a lot about the animals, sea life and the area. Furthermore it was a small group, wich was a plus.

Date of experience: October 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you so much for taking your time to review us. It´s a pleasure to show our sea life and area and know that it's just as pleasent experience for you as it is for me. Thank you, Carlos

Reviewed 2 October 2018

We booked a tour early morning to go and see the Dolphins. Our guide was very friendly and keen to share his knowledge. We went at sea and then enjoyed the speed of the boat before finally reaching a place where we could see the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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CarlosP7468, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Hi Lavigne, thank you so much for taking your time to review us on tripadvisor. It was a pleasure to get to know you and your friends in this wonderful experience and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Regards, Carlos

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I booked a combined dolphin viewing and island tour trip leaving from Faro. The boat was clean and comfortable and the captain was very friendly and knowledgeable about the local marine life. We saw a large pod of dolphins, which was breath-taking!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Carlos P, Gerente at Ecomarine Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you so much Alicia for your comments it was a pleasure to have you aboard and we hope to welcome you back in the future. Carlos

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letroll2017
13 August 2018|
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Nous attendons votre arrivée et bientôt nous marquerons une journée pour le tour. Carlos
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Aikum B
30 March 2018|
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Dear Aikum, Kindly send us your email or visit our site ecomarinealgarve. Regards, Carlos Pimenta
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igaromowska
22 March 2018|
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Hello Iga, Our Dolphin tours depart from Faro at 8:30, 2 hours duration. Sealife we usually see are Bottlenose Dolphins, Striped Dolphin and Comum Dolphins. Seabirds as gannets and shearwaters and sometimes Tunafish and... More
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