Arade River Boat Tour to Silves

Discover the serene Arade River and the enchanting medieval town of Silves on our eco-friendly solar boat tour.

Arade River & Medieval Silves

Embark on an Eco-Adventure:

Join us on our Eco-Friendly Solar Boat as we offer a seamless blend of environmental care and historical exploration. Our 4.5-hour journey invites you to discover the tranquil waters of the Arade River and the enchanting medieval city of Silves, rich in history and culinary treasures.

Comfort and Sustainability:

  • Eco-conscious travel on the Algarve's first solar-powered tourist boat.
  • Peaceful ride with quiet operation — no engine noise.
  • Comfortable amenities including cushioned seating, shade, and tables.

A Glimpse into the Past:

  • Learn from our knowledgeable captain about the Arade River’s historical significance.
  • 1.5-hour stop in Silves to explore its majestic castle, museum, and savor local gastronomy.


  • Adults (+ 11 Years): €81
  • Children ( 4 to 10 Years): €44
  • Infants ( 0 to 3 Years): free

Return with a New Perspective:

  • A fresh view of Portimão’s skyline and the river's estuary on your way back.

Exclusive Highlights:

  • Multilingual crew fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish.
  • One free drink included to enhance your experience.
  • Private trips available upon request for a personalized adventure.

Convenience and Assurance:

  • Instant booking confirmation for quick and easy reservation.
  • Free cancellation up to 48 hours before for a full refund.
  • Family-friendly with discounts for children and free rides for infants.

Preparation Tips:

  • Arrive 15 minutes before departure.
  • Don’t forget sunscreen for your comfort.
  • Plan bathroom visits ahead; facilities are available at the marina or in Silves.

Parking Information:

  • During peak season, Marina de Portimão has parking fees. An affordable car park is available nearby for around 2€.

Set forth with us on a journey where sustainability meets historical splendor. Remember, bring a smile and embrace the good vibes as you embark on this unforgettable sailing experience!



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