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Rua da Aurora 01, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia 48280-000, Brazil
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Buggy tour

Great welcome at the agency, very good advice and service. An English-speaking environment. The... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
askurato
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Brussels, Belgium
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Whale watching - a must do in Praia do forte

A highly recommended whale watching activity with Portomar. Actually one of the highlights in our... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Sharon B
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Tel Aviv District, Israel
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Portomar was established in Praia do Forte in 2001, it offers amazing experiences to all its clients. It's an agency that targets adventure tours, based in a region rich in diversity, with exuberant landscapes and eco systems to discover. It offers different tour options by land, air and sea. Quad bikes, speed boats, Canadian style canoes and parasail flights, Aldeia Trip, are a few examples of what we offer!
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua da Aurora 01, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia 48280-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Great welcome at the agency, very good advice and service. An English-speaking environment. The buggy tour is a must in Praia - especially when with kids. Escape from the heat into the tropical forest in a v good company. Swim in a hidden river in...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

A highly recommended whale watching activity with Portomar. Actually one of the highlights in our travel. The 3,5 hour sea tour is very well organized, starting with a presentation on whales done by a biologist expert (that actually joins the sailing) and safety rules. The...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

I thought it was a wonderful organized trip; Watch the whales! One recommendation: The Slideshow was only in Portugese and i would really have appreciated if it (also) was in English. Nice, lovely people with passion for their work. Thank you!

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Professional Tour Agency. His attendants (Rodrigo) explained the tour well. Transparent. The Whale Watching Guides were excellent from the "Carioca" Captain Caio, the Éric Geologist / Environmentalist (Guianese living in Brazil for decades with his French accent) and the trainees of the Jubarte Institute who...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017

We went quad biking to the fort. The people in the booking office spoke English and so did our guide, giving lots of information about the fort and around it. I would highly recommend this trip, we range from 20-69 in age and all had...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a long trek in the jungle and while they couldn't exactly provide me with what I wanted they put me in contact with a loca guide specialised in wildlife and it was a great suggestion. Great knowledge and attitude. Fantastic guide

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Reviewed 5 October 2016

We saw three whales just above the surface. The staff and crew were very knowledgeable and were attentive to our needs. I would recommend this on a calmer day more in breeding season.

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Thank Mary P
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

our trip with you to see the Wales was great . That day the waves were very big and the boat had some difficulties to approach the Wales very close . But anyway the captain tried so hard to make us happy and finally it...More

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Thank Evy B
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

Portomar is a serious company who cares with safety and confort of his customers. There is a lecture before you go to the sea to watch the whales , it is an amazing opportunity to be so close to them !!

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Thank Marcia H
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

I have been on whale watching both in other places around the world and with Portomar from Praia do Forte many times before, but the most recent trip was exceptional. After a good briefing on the humpback whales by the staff of the Instituto Baleia...More

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