The Algarve is an adventure playground for both adults and children


The Algarve is full of diversity and there are plenty of things to do and see that you won’t want to miss! We have put together an number of excursion ideas to help you experience some of the best days out in the Algarve. Add one of these onto your trip to make it an unforgettable Algarve holiday experience. Whether you fancy getting your heart pumping as you catch a huge shark on a fishing trip or relax with a beer on a stunning sunset cruise, we’ve got something for every lifestyle and budget!

Catamaran Boat Trips

Enjoy a Golden Coast cruise exploring the picture postcard coastline from Lagos to Burgau. Or experience a shorter cruise from Lagos to Praia da Luz, to view the grottos at Ponta Piedade and the stunningly beautiful beaches. Book on Arrival.

• Anchors for swimming, paddleboarding and snorkelling
• See the amazing grottos and rock formations at Ponta da Piedade
• Lunch included

Boat Trips Price €
Summer Fun Cruisefrom 39
Golden Coast Cruisefrom 50

Slide and Splash

Slide and Splash is regarded as the best waterpark in the area. Adrenaline fans will love the twisting and turning of the Black Hole inflatable slide, the speed of the Kamikaze, race with friends and experience the rush of the Big Wave. There are expansive lawns for picnics and sunbathing. Book on Arrival.

• Lots of places to eat

Slide and SplashLess than 1 metre1 metre -10 yearsAge 11 - 64Over 65
per person €Free202922

Dolphin Watching, Grottos and Caves

Watch the Dolphins play in their natural habitat.  Tour the spectacular grottos and caves around Piedade (between Lagos and Praia da Luz) or take a coastal boat ride to see the famous Benagil Caves. Book on Arrival.

Boat Trips DurationPrice €
Dolphin Watching1 hr 30 mins40
Grotto Boat Trips1 hr22,50
Benagil Coastal Tour1 hr 45 mins40
Benagil and dolphins2hr 30 mins60

Beach Watersports Luz

Watersports €RentalsDurationPrice
Flyfish, Twister, Ringosspeedboat15 mins12
Kayaksingle / double1 hour10/15
SUP Paddleboarding1 hour15
Pedalosupto 4 persons30/6015/25
Jetskiiingup to 2 persons1550
Sailing1 hour30/35
Windsurfing1 hour25/30

Jeep Tours

Discover the idyllic beauty of the Algarve on a 4×4 Jeep Safari. A journey over hills, along rural tracks and crossing streams. Ride to the highest peaks for 180 degree views. Explore the wild west coast or the Monchique mountains. Book on Arrival.

• Jeep tour with professional guide/driver
• Stop for a refreshing bathe in a river
• The perfect way to explore the hidden secrets of the Algarve

Jeep ToursHalf DayFull day
West Coast Tour4568
Monchique Tour4975
Off Road Sunset Tour36 (approx 3hrs)


An adrenaline fuelled 45-minute Jet Boat ride with gravity-defying turns, spin outs and crazy power stop splashes. If you still have your senses, take in the stunning scenery as you pass the incredible grotto’s. Book on Arrival.

• Board at Lagos Marina
• Cruises past the idyllic Dona Ana, Camilo and Ponta da Piedade
• Hold on for crazy power turns, spins and power stops that get you very wet

Jet Power Boat Ride45 mins34

Big Game Fishing

The warm waters of the Mediterranean push up against the cooler waters of the Atlantic creating temperature breaks that attract big, big fish! An action packed day which also gives you an amazing view of the coastline. Book on Arrival.

• Shark Fishing – If you want to feel the thrill of Algarve Deep Sea Fishing
• Family Fishing Day – This is for families, couples or small groups of friends
• Observe the Dolphins in their natural habitat

Big Game Fishing8.00 - 14.0057050
Shallow Fishing15.00 - 190054535


Discover the mysteries of marine life, with dolphins and seals, pirate shows, wave pool, water slides and even a beach! Book on Arrival.

• Dolphin, Seal and Sea Lion, Birds of Prey and Tropical Bird Shows
• Swimming with Dolphins
• 4D cinema and amusements

ZoomarineInfantsUp to 11Age 11 - 64Age 65+
per person €Free212921
Swim with the Dolphinsn/a
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