We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
great boat experience

we have enjoyed very much the 6 hours boat tour done with lorenzo and antonia. great view, good... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Oltea C
via mobile
Great time...do not miss this!

We were a group of 5 along with another 10-15 passengers. From the very beginning of our trip, and... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
Randallini
,
Ontario
Read all 244 reviews
177
All photos (177)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
About
Hydra Boat Tours is a family business. We provide tours and boat trips with stops for swimming along the Salento coast. There is no better way to discover and admire the beauty of our sea and coastline. We offer visitors a beautiful, fun-filled day...more
Contact
Via del Porto, 73028, Otranto, Italy
Reviews (244)
Filter reviews
18 results
Traveller rating
16
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
16
2
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsswimming stopssnacks and beverageslorenzopassengerscruiseboatsafetycaptain25euraboardspotlesscavescoastlinetouristsportsea
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 18 reviews
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

we have enjoyed very much the 6 hours boat tour done with lorenzo and antonia. great view, good service, safety first and above all nice food. for the ones not willing to have the swimming breaks there is a nice area where you can sunbath...More

Thank Oltea C
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were a group of 5 along with another 10-15 passengers. From the very beginning of our trip, and making the reservation, Lorenzo was helpful, super friendly. The trip took us south to some caves and two beautiful stops for swimming. You get a chance...More

Thank Randallini
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

They are just a bit confusing on confirming your tour, but once the boat leaves, service is great. I would recommend them!

Thank Marcos717171
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I joined two excursions with Lorenzo and his father Antonio. A six hours tour (50EUR in 2017) , from Otranto to Castro and a three hours tour (25EUR in 2017) from Otranto to Alimini. Both were really great. The six hours tour has three swimming...More

Thank Paulo R
Reviewed 12 June 2017

It was an excellent boat ride experience. Very well organized, boat is very beautiful and well-kept. Lorenzo is a great guide and a lovely and helpful person.He stopped at many points and explained in full details the spots.There was also a stop for tourists who...More

Thank IndraniNoida
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this family-run business. Boat is spacious and spotlessly clean. Equipment is very well maintained and safety standards applied. Heaps of covered and open deck space. We had a delightful morning onboard with 10 passengers. We barely bumped into each other so it felt...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This family run boat trip was really good and well organized. Lorenzo is a really good and charming tourist guide. I can't wait to trip again with them!

1  Thank Zafeergirl
Reviewed 19 August 2016

A family run boat trip which was fun, well organized and with a couple of stops for swimming/snorkelling. We went north and the first stop was stunning - shallow water and everyone joined in. The second stop was in deeper water but we enjoyed snorkelling...More

1  Thank 40janer63
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We were fortunate to secure two places on this excursion boat, as we arrived at the port right at the end of siesta, half an hour before departure, with no reservations. After a brief discussion between father and son Antonio and Lorenzo, we are allowed...More

Thank GeorgeHCS
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Lorenzo and his father run this trip on a nice clean boat with the most appealing feature for me: shade. Boat has great cushioned seats all around, cushioned upper "deck" where you can comfortably lie and sunbathe. Center area is also covered with artificial turf....More

Thank Mystique777
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hydra Escursioni in Barca staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines