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BEST of the EAST full day

Best of the East full day 

The eastern Algarve, is a string of sandbar islands and lagoons form part of a beautiful and protected natural park Ria Formosa. 

Our tour starts with the visit of Faro, the capital of the province of Algarve and a tour of 13th century city center.  Then we continue to the Moorish town of Olhão, which was a key city regarding trade, fishing and fish markets. We will then visit its waterfront markets and old quarter.
Next stop is Tavira, a charming town with with its 4th century Roman bridge, typical cobbled streets, its many churches (entrance fee not included). You'll get the chance to visit the Old Town, The Castle, which has a high observation point ideally suited to taking in the best views of the city and taking fantastic pictures, and ruins and the Santa Maria do Castelo church.  
Free time for lunch (not included). The tour’s last stop is a visit to the fabulous village of Cacela Velha where the Ria Formosa meets the Atlantic Ocean... 
Return to your hotel.

Tour Timeline
08h30  Finish pick-ups and drive to Faro.
09h00  Arrival in Faro city center to visit the old town and monuments.
10h30  end of visits, and continue to Olhão by bus.
10h45  arrival in Olhão to visit the markets and sea front.
12h00  drive on to Tavira city throught the EN125 road.
12h30  free time in Tavira for lunch and/or personnal shopping activities. 
14h00  Start guided tour of Tavira with your guide, visiting a church and the castle.
15h30  continue to Cacela Velha for a short visit.
16h30  return to the bus to drive back to the hotel.
17h30  end of services in the hotel.  

 The information above is indicative, as it may change during the tour and from hotel to hotel.

General Informations

CHILDREN AGE on motorcoach Tours

Children age, between 3 and 10 years old, pay 50% of adult price.and are entitled to a seat on the motorcoach. Children age, up to 2 years old, are free of charge, but are not entitled to a seat. An infant to be entitled to a seat, must pay Child price. On motorcoach tours, booster seats or baby carrycots are not mandatory and are not provided. The traveller must have their own child seat or booster to use.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS (Tours not operating)

Please note that our tours will not operate and our Offices will be closed, during the following public holidays in Portugal... 25th December (Christmas Day) and 1st January (New Years Day)... In the event of an emergency for guests travelling in the country at that time please contact: Helpline 24 hrs 00351 934 702 732

FULL DAY Tour times

Each Full day tour includes 8 hours for visits and lunch + 2 hrs for pickup and drop off (minimum 10 hrs tour).

PICK-UP from Hotels

Our Excursions pick ups are made from most of the hotels or from pick-up locations.

BOOKING Information & conditions.

Customers must register with a valid email and password, to receive Booking Confirmation and information. After making a Booking, customer must pay online with Paypal or Credit Card (using the same button). Pick-up confirmation is send via email, after online payment is received .

PETS RESTRICTIONS on motorcoach Tours

Unfortunatly for customers comfort & safety, pets are not allowed on motorcoach tours or inside the buses. Pets can only be transported in a carrying box, in the bus luggage compartment.

CANCELLATION Conditions

Check general conditions on the "conditions" Tab...

This Tour Includes:
  • Pick-up and drop-off are included in tour price.
  • Guide service is included in tour price, from the beginning until the end of the tour.
This Tour Excludes:
  • Monuments or Museums entrance fees are not included in tour price.
  • Lunch or meals are not included in tour price.
ALGARVE WEST Tours

Tours for Customers staying in, Lagos, Praia da Rocha, Carvoeiro, Armação de Pêra, Albufeira, Vilamoura and Quarteira areas.

Seasons Adult Child Infant Senior
SUMMER Season 2020 40.00 € 20.00 € FREE 40.00 €
(01-07-2020 » 31-10-2020) Available Days: Thursday
WINTER Season 2020/21 40.00 € 20.00 € FREE 40.00 €
(01-11-2020 » 31-03-2021) Available Days: Thursday
SUMMER Season 2021 40.00 € 20.00 € FREE 40.00 €
(01-04-2021 » 31-10-2021) Available Days: Thursday

IMPORTANT PICK-UP INFORMATION - Should the bus be delayed to pick-up, never leave the pick-up point (one person must be always there), please wait 10 minutes and then call emergency number +351 934 702 732 to find out what is the situation. The Tour return times are estimated and may vary according to the tour pace.

Available Supplements

Suplement Price
NO SUPLEMMENTS on this tour
0.00 €
ALGARVE WEST Tours

Tours for Customers staying in, Lagos, Praia da Rocha, Carvoeiro, Armação de Pêra, Albufeira, Vilamoura and Quarteira areas.

Start / Depart Point Start Time Return Time Duration
Praia da Luz 07:00 N/A N/A
Lagos 07:15 N/A N/A
Lagos / Meia Praia 07:20 N/A N/A
Alvor 07:40 N/A N/A
Quarteira 07:45 N/A N/A
Praia da Rocha 07:55 N/A N/A
Portimão 08:00 N/A N/A
Vilamoura 08:00 N/A N/A
Ferragudo 08:10 N/A N/A
Carvoeiro 08:20 N/A N/A
Albufeira / Açoteias 08:20 N/A N/A
Albufeira / Olhos Agua 08:25 N/A N/A
Albufeira / Balaia 08:30 N/A N/A
Albufeira / Montechoro 08:40 N/A N/A
Armacao de Pera 08:40 N/A N/A
Albufeira / Praia Oura 08:45 N/A N/A
Albufeira / Praia da Galé 08:50 N/A N/A
Albufeira / Areias São João 08:50 N/A N/A
Albufeira / São Rafael 08:55 N/A N/A
Albufeira / West 08:55 N/A N/A
Albufeira / center 09:00 N/A N/A

IMPORTANT PICK-UP INFORMATION - Should the bus be delayed to pick-up, never leave the pick-up point (one person must be always there), please wait 10 minutes and then call emergency number +351 934 702 732 to find out what is the situation. The Tour return times are estimated and may vary according to the tour pace.