DAY TOUR - SUN & MOUNTAINS
Discover the interior East Algarve, and the hills above Tavira! The Caldeirão mountains present astonishing landscapes, as well a wonderful natural, human and architectonic heritage.
The lovely Caldeirão Mountain is situated in the border with the Algarve and the Alentejo regions.
The mountains present astonishing landscapes, as well a wonderful natural, human and architectonic heritage, housing a large number of diversified species of fauna and flora.
We'll take you to Cachopo , a picturesque mountain village, to see as some craftsmen work, and to visit the ethnographic museum in S. Brás de Alportel, with its exquisite traditional handicraft exhibit.
From the characteristic vegetation of the Caldeirão, see the sobreiro (Quercus suber) and medronheiro (Arbutus unedo).
The typical houses of the Caldeirão Mountain are built in stone blocks, painted in white with cane. Throughout the territory can be found several rural heritage of other times, like water mills, dams, windmills, barns, among other symbols of a rural lifestyle with ancestral origins.
In the neighbourhoods of the beautiful Guadiana Valley we will take you to visit the village of Alcoutim in the border with Spain.
Find secret places and special moments off the beaten path and discover the Algarve others do not know about!
The tour is private with your personal driver/guide. There will be no other people joining the tour.
To keep our tours private and comfortable we limit the groups with 7 people per guide. Please contact us if you have a bigger group.
The tour is done by car/minivan. We use cars (up to 4 people) or minivans (5 - 7 people).
During the tour we will make stops according to the itinerary.
Tour duration can be shortened upon your request.
The starting time of the tour is up to you and may vary from 8.30 am to 6.00 pm.
We can also pick you up at diferent locations and hotels(extra costs).
Our guides will be happy to help you to buy souvenirs during the tour. It is strictly prohibited for our guides to take any commission from the shops.
The tour rate includes all taxes, personal/driver with car/minivan, hotel pick-up and drop-off. There are no hidden costs.
We do not have cancellation fees. We understand that your plans can be changed so we do not charge for cancellations. Please inform us ASAP if you want to cancel the tour.
Gratuities for your tour guide are not included in tour fares, are payable at your discretion, and are greatly appreciated.
Pickup Times: We are proud to offer hotel specific pick up times. Please be at your hotel lobby at the time noted. Exact pick up time will vary depending on location of hotels.
Starts at 75 Euros per pax per trip for departures from Tavira/Olhão/Cabanas (for different locations please contact us).
Duration: 8 hours (morning and afternoon)