Full-day Whale Watching Tour + Vila Franca Islet



Full-day Whale Watching Tour + Vila Franca Islet

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Food & Drinks
Ponta Delgada
Meeting place

At our base in the marina (Marina Pêro De Teive Avenida João Bosco Mota Amaral, 9500-771 Ponta Delgada)

FREE cancellation with full refund up to 24 hours before the start of the activity

  Important for Families

Please place 2 separate bookings (1x adults, 1x kids). We will then make sure that you are in the same boat.

Duration: 9 hours - For Kids (6-11 years)

Next available date:

Saturday, 15 May
Start days:
Every day
Start time:

for 1 participant

Duration: 9 hours - For Adults

Next available date:

Saturday, 15 May
Start days:
Every day
Start time:

for 1 participant


Let us take you for a day of a maritime expedition! With the local guides from Picos de Aventura, you will witness one of the most majestic animals on the planet - whales. Here, in this part of the Atlantic Ocean, there any many species of them as such Humpback whales, Blue whales, Northern Atlantic Right whales. During the tour, we will be happy to answer all your questions about the maritime life of the Azores as well as tell you the characteristics of the animals you see. Moreover, we will visit the Islet of Vila Franca do Campo which is a natural reserve since 1983. We are looking forward to showing you the world of whales!

Tour info
- Route: From Ponta Delgada to Vila Franca do Campo and Islet Vila Franca do Campo
- Type: Round trip

Tour programme
- Departure:
We meet at our base in the marina in Ponta Delgada from where we leave.
- Tour:
The tour takes place in the southern coast of Sao Miguel Island. To protect the animals, we carefully choose the direction to be able to watch them at a safe distance. Our first stop is in Vila Franca do Campo to enjoy lunch by the ocean at a local restaurant. Next, we head to the Islet Vila Franca do Campo where you can enjoy some sun on the beach. Our journey back to Ponta Delgada lets you watch more whales on this part of the island.
- Arrival:
After an exciting tour, we go back to the meeting point.

Characteristics of the boat
- Number of passengers: 12 or 36 (depending on the weather conditions)
- Sun-protected area
- Restrooms

Included Services
- Lunch
- Life vest
- Raincoat

Bring along
- Comfortable shoes with rubber sole
- Hat
- Towel
- Sun cream
- Swimsuit
- Bottle of water

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+43 1 386 50 20
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