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Mare Alta

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Tours in traditional boat in Ria Formosa Nature Tourism Bird watching Sport family fishing Boat rental with crew Special programs under request
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Avenida 5 de Outubro 2 | Ferry boat, Olhao 8700, Portugal
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

We were lucky enough to enjoy a fantastic morning with Mare Alta, and were rewarded with the most magnificent dolphin show, as these beautiful creatures swam beside our boat for a very long time. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank DD74
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

A warm greeting from the staff was a nice way to start the day, though this positive start soon started to dwindle when we arrived on the boat. We quickly noticed the fishing tackle we were given was of a very poor standard and was...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank ge0rgedunbar
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Much to my regret this review is months overdue. My family of 6 spent a day fishing with Daniel last Easter. I can not recommend the experience enough. Daniel gave us all a wonderful day, extremely patient with myself and the children, helped us every...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Noeleen P
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

On september 18th 2016 we had the chance to meet Victor Hugo the guide of the day.....what an amazing experience.....customized trip in Rio Formosa....very clever guy as well.....thank you so much for this amazing day.....no need to search for a better company as well as...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Marc D
RenatoOlhao, Proprietário at Mare Alta, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Dear Marc and Amelie, you were also fantastic clients, your review is very good and fill us of proud. if for reviews like yours, we know we are making a good job. best regards from Maré Alta team. Renato and Victor

Reviewed 17 September 2016

This trip was really a highlight of our holidays. The ria formosa is amazing and our guide was excellent. He was highly professional and helpful. We are looking forward to make another one. @Renato and Vítor Hugo: you are doing a really good job.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank christianviegass2016
RenatoOlhao, Proprietário at Mare Alta, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Dear client, thank you very much for your review, your review is very important for us. you were great clients too. a big hug from Maré Alta team. Renato e Victor

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We took the birdwatching trip at the end of the afternoon. It was a big surprise. Very relaxing tour guide, boatsman. We went with a small boat with all stuff like map, binoculair, water and even home made cookies into the rio formosa and the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank markD9142YZ
RenatoOlhao, Proprietário at Mare Alta, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2016

Dear client, was also a pleasure for us do the birdwatching tour with you, the day was good and the birds came to be watched. thank you very much for your review. best regards from Maré Alta team. Renato e Victor

Reviewed 26 June 2016

We’ve had the most fantastic fantastic full day boat trip in a beautiful, traditional and very well maintained boat. Very good value as well. The guide (Victor Hugo) was great, and he really knows all the beautiful and hidden spots. We’ve learned a little bit...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Maria37_12
RenatoOlhao, Proprietário at Mare Alta, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Dear client, Tank you very much for your review, your opinion is very importante for us, is with the clients opinions we can do better. In the name of MARE ALTA team . Thank you very much Renato , Victor

Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic boat trip for more than 6 hours. The guide Victor Hugo was really great. He showed us many beautiful spots and entertained us with so much joy that we will do this trip again with friends. Many thanks to Victor Hugo...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Luc G
RenatoOlhao, Proprietário at Mare Alta, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2016

Dear client, Tank you very much for your review, your opinion is very importante for us, is with the clients opinions we can do better. In the name of MARE ALTA team . Thank you very much Renato , Victor

Reviewed 14 August 2015

If you're looking for a fantastic experience on a traditional boat, then look no further. Daniel, our skipper was first class. His knowledge, enthusiasm and friendly manner could not be faulted. Nothing was too much trouble for him, and he really made what could of...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Simon H
RenatoOlhao, Proprietário at Mare Alta, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2015

Dear client, thank you very much for your review, your opinion is very important for us and your review very good. in the name of MARE ALTA team and specially in the name of Daniel thank you very much best regards Renato, Victor, Fabio and...More

Reviewed 14 August 2015

We were fortunate to trip across this small company offering tours of the Ria Formosa in the Algarve hidden amongst the larger less personal boat tour operators. Our guide aboard a traditional boat was friendly informative and went out of his way to make our...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank rw391
RenatoOlhao, Proprietário at Mare Alta, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2015

Dear client, thank you very much for your review, your review was very good and very important for us, in the name of all MARE ALTA team, thank you very much. best regards Renato, Victor,Daniel and Fabio

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