Watch whales and dolphins in their natural habitat with the maritime experts from Picos de Aventura! This tour will let you discover the south coast of the island Sao Miguel, its wildlife, local food, fisherman's village as well as one of the most famous beaches - Praia do Fogo. We recommend it to everyone curious about the majestic maritime life in the Atlantic Ocean and would want to learn more about cetaceans from the local certified guides. Chose between a half-day and a full-day tour to fully enjoy this tour. We are certain that this experience will be a highlight of your stay on the Azores!
- Route: From Ponta Delgada to Ribeira Quente and Praia do Fogo
- Type: Round trip
We meet at our base in the marina in Ponta Delgada from where we leave.
The tour will give you a feeling of a real ocean expedition. To protect the animals, we choose the direction carefully to be able to watch them at a safe distance. In this region live many species of baleen whales and toothed whales as well as diverse species of dolphins.
During the tour, we stop for a lunch at the fisherman's village - Ribeira Quente where you can try local delicacies. Then, we head to the Praia do Fogo and the parish.
Half-day tour: during a half-day offer, we will take you to the open ocean without making any stops somewhere else.
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
- Lunch (only in full-day tour)
- Life vest
- Comfortable shoes with rubber sole
- Sun cream
- Bottle of water