Private Marine Wildlife Boat Tour
Custom tailored zodiac boat tour with Skipper and Wildlife Guide - great relation builder for groups, celebrations and private occasions! See Wildlife and cruise the island's scenic coastline, discover hidden places and secluded beaches, snorkel the Atlantic’s sea bottom, or… it's up to you!
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Wetsuits 2 mm short-sleeved, snorkeling Mask and Tube (for up to 8 swimmers)
- Knowledgeable Wildlife Guide
- Experienced Skipper per boat
- Zodiac RIB Boat (up to 12 pax)
- Impermeable Top and Life Vest
What's excluded :
- Hotel Pickup and Drop-off
- Personal Water supply
- Personal Swimwear
The journey starts with a short briefing introducing you to local marine species and their habitat, and safety onboard.
Follow your guide to your Zodiac boat, now free to see Whales, Dolphins, Birds and marine wildlife, cruise the beautiful coastline for better views to the island’s volcanoes, discover hidden places, explore secluded beaches, snorkel the island’s coastal marine fauna and flora, or...
Marine Wildlife can be observed yearlong. Sperm Whales are resident with 3 dolphin species, and marine biodiversity is abundant. From March to June is the passing of many species of migratory Baleen Whale giants!
Our lookout high inland will assist the Skipper and provide directions via VHF Radio. A knowledgeable guide will keep you informed, and ensure the best environmental and conservation standards.
After approximately 3 hours the boat will need to be back at the Marina.
Know before you go - Share details about the occasion - we can help you tailor it. Eat light and bring personal water supply, towel, swim wear, full change of clothing, sunscreen and chapstick. Light food is permitted, a camera is essential - protect any personal equipment.
• Azores, Azores
• Islet of Vila Franca do Campo, Parque Industrial de Vila Franca 500m Offshore, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680-114 Portugal
Departure Point :Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL™, R. da Marina 4, 9680-187 Vila Franca Do Campo, Portugal
Traveler pickup is offered
All pickups are charged separately, are subject to availability, and commence prior to designatedtime. Contact us to book and confirm your exact pickup time.
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Most travelers can participate
- IT IS IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTAND THAT it is not possible to control animals' behavior in the wild, or to guarantee that you will see a specific species at a specific time frame.
- English is the official language, but our team is multinational and will do their best to accommodate your preferred language (this is not guaranteed).
- Passengers must follow the Skipper and Guide’s directions at all times.
- No Children under the age of 4
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
- Breathing mask usage is mandatory at all times. Disposable breathing masks available for sale at minimum cost. If you feel sick, fever, sore throat or cough, please inform us as soon as possible.
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.