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Camera Obscura - Tavira Eye - Admission Ticket

Tavira, Portugal
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  • 20 minutes (approx.)
  • Offered in: English


Experience an historic camera obscura and incredible views from the Tavira Tower. Use this ancient technology in the recently-renovated Tavira water tower, 100 feet (30 meters) above sea level. Marvel at 360-degree views of one of the Algarve’s most scenic towns, and learn about the region’s history and culture from an informative local guide.
  • Enjoy a different perspective of the picturesque Algarve town of Tavira
  • Experience the recently-renovated Tavira Water Tower, built in 1931
  • See the principle law of optics at work with the historic camera obscura
  • Travel with a knowledgeable local guide for an insider’s view of Tavira

What's Included

  • Guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • COVID-19 - Visitors must comply with the Health and Safety recommendations: Use of Masks or visors. Social distancing. Use of hand sanitizer.
  • Each session lasts approximately 20 min. If you have just missed a session, the maximum waiting time until the next session starts is approximately 30 min.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If cancelled or closed due to poor weather you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
  • Maximum per visit: 15 visitors
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult (height restriction).
  • Not suitable for babies.
  • Not wheelchair accessible, at the moment, due to Covid-19
  • Not suitable for visitors suffering from vertigo / fear of heights.
  • We rely on visitors acting responsibly and complying with all health and security recommendations. Thank you for your cooperation.
  • We want to ensure that your visit is pleasant but safe! Please accept all safety and hygiene recommendations.
  • Our employees are available to help you. Collaborate with us and BE A PUBLIC HEALTH AGENT!
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.

Q:What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Camera Obscura - Tavira Eye - Admission Ticket?

A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas

Q:What is the policy on sanitization during Camera Obscura - Tavira Eye - Admission Ticket?

A:The policies on sanitization are:
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Q:What is the social distancing policy during Camera Obscura - Tavira Eye - Admission Ticket?

A:The policies on social distancing are:
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Q:What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Camera Obscura - Tavira Eye - Admission Ticket?

A:The policies on staff health & safety are:
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

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Kjb, Feb 2020
It was a fascinating tour and amazing view of the city. The operator built the whole thing himself and is very knowledgeable about the city. Don’t miss!
Simples mas surpreendente
Sandra_G, Jul 2022
Surpreendente e no entanto tão simples. Muito divertido, passámos bons momentos em família. Aconselho!
Muy instructivo y...
Ricardo_T, Jun 2022
Muy instructivo y simpático, guía muy amable , merece la pena visitarlo , darse una vuelta por Tavira es agradable


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