Albufeira: Dolphin Watching and Benagil Cave


Embark on a 2.5-hour ocean cruise from Albufeira Marina along Portugal’s picturesque Algarve coastline in search of dolphins and marine life. Explore sea caves, like the renowned Benagil Cave, encounter fascinating ocean creatures up-close, and swim near scenic beaches. Relish the stunning seascapes, pleasant weather, and crystalline waters of the country’s southern shoreline en route to Carvoeiro Beach. Marvel at the vivid contrast of the rocky cliffs, grottoes, vibrant blue sea, and native plants and animals. Receive a safety briefing to ensure comfort onboard and benefit from an experienced captain’s guidance. Life jackets and rain gear will be provided to keep you safe and dry.


Gain a new vantage point of the Algarve during this coastal cruise. Gaze at the region’s impressive sea caves and rock structures, such as the acclaimed Benagil Grotto.

  • Experience the Algarve from a different perspective on a cruise along the coast
  • Go inside sea caves and see stunning rock formations
  • Marvel at the contrast in colors between the rocky cliffs and native flora
  • Swim next to one of the Algarve’s many beautiful beaches


  • 2.5-hour cruise
  • Dolphin watching
  • Sea caves cruise (including Benagil Sea Cave)
  • Safety briefing
  • Lifejackets and raincoats
  • Services of an experienced captain
  • Swimming stops
  • Meals and drinks

Tour Plan

What to expect

Discover an array of sea caves lining the Algarve shore on this wildlife excursion, keeping watch for dolphins and marine creatures. Venture inside the grottos for intimate sightings and swim beside scenic beaches, crafting treasured memories to cherish.

Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.


Additional information

Not allowed

  • Glass objects
  • Drinks

Know before you go

  • Remember to check-in at the office 30 minutes before the departure
  • The stop for a swim depends on the sea conditions.
  • We do not guarantee the presence of dolphins, as they are wild animals.
  • No refunds for no-shows
  • We are regulated by the local Maritime Police and they have the authority to close access to the caves in the event of bad weather and sea conditions. They also regulate that we can only stay inside the caves for a few minutes.
Cancellation policy

Free cancellation

   Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Albufeira: Dolphin Watching and Benagil Cave”

Your email address will not be published.

Booking Form
Enquiry Form