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The perfect day-out to forget about the daily life. In our Backyard, it is possible to find yourself again, to come in one with Nature and enjoy the most stunning views from the Southwestern Algarve. This is not a tour company. This is an adventure...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Lagos, Portugal
+351 914 476 392
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

This was an experience that we will definitely come back to when we visit the Algarve again. Our hosts, Marli and Eurico were fantastic. The trip was tailored to our abilities with an age range for our family group from 21 to 62. We saw...More

Thank GlennD916
Reviewed 23 September 2018

You could not find a better way to spend an afternoon in the Algarve if you like to walk, climb, laugh, gaze, relax, be inspired, take pictures, appreciate nature, make new friends, taste delicious home-made/gathered food, and generally connect: with your world, other people and...More

Thank Kristin F
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We had a wonderful informative day with Marli and Eric. The showed us stunning views of the coast, fascinating walking trails and finished off with a home made picnic on a stunning West coast beach watching the sunset on the horizon. Both are passionate about...More

Thank A B
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We cannot recommend these guys enough!! Not only are they highly professional in what they do, but they are also one of the sweetest people we have met and we felt like we were just hanging out with friends the whole day and not taking...More

Thank Vedrana85
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

The tour was awesome as you will see in the photos but meeting Marli and Erik was worth €50 in itself, beautiful hooomans who you feel you have known your whole life. This tour isn’t for the faint hearted, I’m not the fittest, I maintain...More

Thank shanemR1267WC
Reviewed 25 August 2018

We had such a great time and Marli and Eric were wonderful hosts. The tour was so interesting with stunning beachside walks and we throughly enjoyed the picnic on the beach with a fantastic sunset. This lovely couple deserve to be successful and we highly...More

2  Thank lindsaykay11
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Just back from a fabulous day with Marli & Eric. Not only were they the warmest people you could meet, but they shared so much knowledge about the Algarve region. We saw sites we wouldn't have discovered. A MUST DO for anyone visiting.

Thank Adventure83208
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Had THE best day out with Marley and Eric. My sisters and I went for a day out with this great duo around the most stunning landscapes and beaches, cliffs, trails and information. It's a must if you are in Portugal .We had the opportunity...More

1  Thank aishling322
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

What a day we had! All the day trips we have done over the years while on vacation were topped by our day with Backyard Tours, Marli and Eric are amazing hosts as they show you the many hidden gems of their ‘backyard’. From the...More

2  Thank Craig D
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We booked a trip with Marli and Eric based on outstanding reviews we'd read in several places. We were not disappointed. They picked us up in front of our hotel at 3 pm and brought us back around 9:30 pm. There was another couple with...More

1  Thank Christiane M
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23 June 2018|
Response from Hilz16 | Reviewed this property |
Their contact information is on Facebook. Search “Backyard Tours Lagos”. Good luck and have fun!