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Hydra Escursioni in Barca
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“lorenzo”(8 reviews)
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
Via del Porto, 73028, Otranto, Italy
+39 347 547 4938
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We had a very enjoyable and relaxing boat tour. The tour is done by the father and son, who speaks very well English. They are both very nice. We had small children who were able to jump in the clear water thanks to the safety...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

This trip was amazing from booking to the trip. The communciation was first class, something not common in this area for tourists who cannot speak itailian like me. I was the only one on the trip that needed english to be spoken and they did...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Worth every cent of your 25 € for the 3-hour trip. We went towards the north. The guide is friendly and gives good information on how to reach less crowded beaches around Otranto. They took us to the end of the Alimini beaches and stopped...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tamaramiju
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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank olteac
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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!

Date of experience: July 2017
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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank paulorF7604EQ
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

Date of experience: May 2017
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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank BalancedTraveller1
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!

Date of experience: September 2016
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