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Portomar Passeios Turisticos

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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...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua da Aurora 01 | Ao lado dos caixas eletrônicos do Banco do Brasil e Bradesco, Praia do Forte, Mata de Sao Joao, State of Bahia 48280-000, Brazil
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 December 2014

It is pissible to see the whales only in a certain period of the tear. It is necessary to book a boat and, eith some lucky, you cann see the whales.

2  Thank Sam-maia
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 12 December 2015

It was really hard to speak english, because in the International Tourist Location Praia do Forte, nearly no one speaks good english. Only one guy was able to speak fluent english, otherwise it would practicably impossible to book something. I was asking for the offered...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing and well organized trip to watch the whales, including debriefing and informtation on the the whales. They speak good english, which can be a relief in Brazil ;)

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

We went for the whale watching tour and it was wonderful. We were given a lot of information about the whales and well-prepared for the boat trip- they even give out dramamine for seasickness. Our guide, Tais was very knowledgeable and helpful, and the entire...More

Thank Aoibheann L
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We worked with Portomar Passes Turisticos for a few excursions. The resort we stayed at used them. We went on the ATV ride through the forest area, whale watching and a bicycle ride/tour. We ere met by hard working friendly professionals who went out of...More

Thank R4738SRjasons
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Me and my friends have done Whale Watching, Quadbiking and Boat tour with Portomar. It was a wonderful experience! Smiling welcome at the agency and great customer service. French and english speaking environment. We do recommend.

Thank LellaFloriano
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We went to see the whales with this enterprise They picked us up at the hotel with an old Jeep not suitable for families. No problem Then we went to see the whales in a bote I have taken a photo of. See was calm...More

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Stocco E, Gerente at Portomar Passeios Turisticos, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Dear Sir, We thank you for your comments and apologize for any inconvenience. Portomar has been 17 years in the market offering different kind of tours always prioritizing safety, new equipments and qualified staff. We would like to clarify the followings: * Our Jepp Toyota...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

Besides the beautiful scenery and tropical weather, Praia do Forte in Bahia State is a must go destination in your next vacation. Portomar Passeios Turisticos team is amazing and very friendly, and very much focused on customer service. Another amazing experience is the whale watching...More

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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

Thank askurato
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

1  Thank Sharon B
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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Viviane E
12 November 2018|
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Response from Michael J | Property representative |
Muito bom dia Viviane Obrigado pelo contato! Infelizmente o término da Baleiada foi dia 15/10. Foi um Sucesso! Será um prazer recebe-la em Praia do Forte enriquecer ainda mais essa visita com nossos passeios aqui da... More
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