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Our most recommended Canary Islands Sightseeing Tours

  • Tenerife: Whale & Dolphin Watching with Drinks and Snacks

    1. Tenerife: Whale & Dolphin Watching with Drinks and Snacks

    Let the wind whip your hair back and forth as you gaze out across the clear azure waters of Southern Tenerife in the Canary Islands on a 3-hour cruise. Along with a maximum of 11 other cruise mates, you will have plenty of space on board a luxury yacht to see the beauty of nature along the coastline and in the water. The area around the Canary Islands has petitioned to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and even without the official certification, you will soon discover why this part of the world is so beloved. Look out for dolphins and pilot whales playing joyfully in the wake of your ship, and look up for the bird life high above. This is nature at its best, and your captain will be sure to point out the most populated dolphin and whale spots along the way. If you have never had a chance to experience these magnificent creatures up close, it is an experience you will never forget. ...

    The trip was fantastic, the staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. Our Captain (Dani) was great!!! seeing the Whales was amazing!!!!

  • Fuerteventura: Sailing with Snorkeling and Dolphin Watching

    2. Fuerteventura: Sailing with Snorkeling and Dolphin Watching

    The tour starts with a visit to the harbor to marvel at the beautiful manta rays that live here and watch this beautiful creature swimming along the bottom of the sea floor. After the manta ray viewing, it's time to hop on board your sailing boat for the day for a short briefing of the day’s itinerary. Then it’s time to set sail and leave the harbor, heading out towards the open seas the captain will bring up the sails and turn off the engine. Listen to the radio communications from local fishermen and listen out for sightings of marine wildlife, including dolphins and whales. If they’re in the area, the captain will sail the boat towards them for the chance to take some photos and admire these elegant creatures up close. During the rest of the sail, enjoy the stunning sea views that surround you and soak up the glorious Fuerteventura sunshine. After about 2 hours of sailing, the capta...

    The boat tour was everything I expected and more! The boat is spacious and taken care of. The guides were very kind and helpful, they even dropped of my book at my hotel that fell out of my bag during the sailing. We saw dolphins and went swimming in beautiful turquoise water. We also got some really amazing goat cheese from the island and other little snacks after swimming. Truly a wonderful experience! Thanks so much☺️

  • Lanzarote: 2 or 3-Hour Guided Volcano Buggy Tour

    3. Lanzarote: 2 or 3-Hour Guided Volcano Buggy Tour

    Start your tour from Costa Teguise and head to Guatiza. Head to a track that will pass through the old quarries of Guatiza. Make your way to Los Cocoteros for a stop to visit and take photos from the salinas. Continue towards Mala through the cactus area, where you will see the cochineal. From there, continue through Guatiza to the Mala Dam, the only one in Lanzarote. From there, head to the highest point of the island, Peñas del Chache. After descending through the Teguise area, enjoy a motocross trail, where you will abandon the track at el Mojón quarry and make your way back to Costa Teguise.

    Great experience! Picked us up and dropped us off right outside our hotel. Would definitely recommend going on a buggy tour with these guys if you come to Lanzarote - we hope to go on a longer tour if/when we return to the island!

  • Fuerteventura: 1.5-Hour Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour

    4. Fuerteventura: 1.5-Hour Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour

    Enjoy a journey of discovery on the waters of the Jandía Nature Park in search of some of the friendliest and most sociable creatures on the planet. Observing these playful dolphins and beautiful whales among the waves is an unforgettable experience that highlights the beauty and grace of the natural world.  Head out on to the Atlantic Ocean and spend 1.5 hours watching the waves for dolphins and whales with your knowledgeable guide. Enjoy sweeping views of Fuerteventura’s stunning coastline during your experience.

    Amazing time! really entertaining crew members and experienced captain. we saw dolphins!

  • Fuerteventura: Cofete Natural Park 4X4 Jeep Tour

    5. Fuerteventura: Cofete Natural Park 4X4 Jeep Tour

    Experience the beauty of Cofete's spectacular beaches on an exciting 4x4 jeep tour. After getting picked up from your hotel, head to the information point. After a quick briefing, take off on your jeep tour, following dirt tracks that will take you to the beautiful protected mountainous Natural Park of Cofete. Stop at a viewpoint in the midst of the mountains to admire panoramic views of the beach. Later, drive by several native cacti species that you can observe and photograph before heading to the Villa Winter, where you will discover the history behind this mysterious German villa. If the weather allows, stop for a refreshing swim at a nearby cove before breaking for lunch at a traditional Canarian restaurant located in the village of El Puertito.  After lunch, continue your journey along the coast. Pass by the ancient lighthouse of Punta Jandia, the most southern point of the islan...

    5 stars! If you want to experience the real Fuerteventura, you need to go offroad. The experienced crew of the jeep tour will take you to the most beautiful places of the southern part of the island and tell you a lot about them. Cofete is an absolute must see and this experience was worth every penny!

  • Tenerife: Whale Watching and Swimming from Los Cristianos

    6. Tenerife: Whale Watching and Swimming from Los Cristianos

    Embark on an unforgettable whale watching trip along Tenerife’s Los Cristianos coastline. See whales and other marine life at a close but respectful distance, sail past the cave of "love", and enjoy a stop for a refreshing swim in the ocean.  Cruise the along beautiful coast with a small group on a vessel that has been awarded the “Blue Boat” flag by the local government. This certifies that the vessel meets by law all the requirements to carry out the activity in a safe and sustainable manner. Depart from the port of Los Cristianos and begin the search for the gentle ocean giants. Besides whales, be on the lookout for other marine mammals like dolphins and sea birds.  As you travel along the coast, see the famous cave of "love". Before returning back to the port, end the tour with a relaxing break on the water for a chance to swim and snorkel.

    We were trying to book last minute and nothing was available, so that one was the only one we managed to find and we weren’t very sure due to just a few reviews .. in the end it was an amazing choice ! We managed to see turtles , dolphins and whales in only two hours (we were told that in 2 hours excursion we will not manage to see whales , but we saw more than one).!.!

  • La Graciosa: Island Cruise with Lunch and Water Activities

    7. La Graciosa: Island Cruise with Lunch and Water Activities

    Start your day with pickup from the main tourist resorts in Lanzarote and head to the northern village of Órzola. Board an express ferry at 11:00 AM to La Graciosa island at the port of Caleta del Sebo. Enjoy a welcome mojito cocktail on arrival.

    After cruising for a while, at around 1:30 PM, drop anchor at the French Beach. Enjoy a refreshing swim and try some of the water activities. Then, sit down for a traditional Spanish paella and fresh fruit lunch on board an hour later.

    Make use of the free bar with unlimited draft beer, sangria, soft drinks, and water. Also, benefit from free Wi-Fi on your journey to and from Lanzarote. and the assistance of an English–speaking travel guide. Return at around 4:00 PM with a brief stop in La Graciosa.

    Big advantage of this cruise was that they picked us up from our hotel and also dropped off. The cruise was very comfortable, La Graciosa is a really small but nice island with beautiful beaches. You can visit there the smallest museum in the world. During the cruise you can pick variety of drinks, eat traditional Spanish paella, and do many fun activities including kayak or jumping to the water from the boat. On the way back we enjoyed every minute dancing on the deck.

  • Lanzarote: 6-Hour Sailing Trip to La Graciosa

    8. Lanzarote: 6-Hour Sailing Trip to La Graciosa

    Commence your sailing trip to La Graciosa with an 11:30 AM pickup from your accommodation in Lanzarote. Hop aboard an air-conditioned bus and travel to the port of Órzola. Once there board a ferry for a 30-minute journey to the neighboring island of La Graciosa. Upon arrival on La Graciosa, board a luxury catamaran and get a welcome glass of Champagne with snacks. Then, set sail for a 1-hour trip around the island. Admire the white sand beaches, clear waters, and volcanic mountains, and then anchor at Francesa Beach.

    Make use of the available snorkeling equipment and kayaks for an adventure of your own. After lunch on board, sail back to the port and get some free time to watch the fishermen in the small village of Caleta del Sebo. Finally, get dropped off at your hotel at the end of the tour services.

    Un día genial! La comida algo mejorable.. pero el barco está muy bien y el personal super amable!! Una experiencia muy chula! Muy recomendable!

  • Lanzarote Day Tour of Timanfaya National Park Area

    9. Lanzarote Day Tour of Timanfaya National Park Area

    On this 7-hour excursion, you’ll explore the natural sites of southern Lanzarote. The last volcanic eruptions in the area occurred in the 18th century, creating a unique landscape. The centerpiece of the tour is the stunning Timanfaya National Park, which has been the shooting location for several films. The park’s terrain was used to represent the landscapes of other planets, such as Mars. See geothermal demonstrations on the Islet of Hilario, where the latent heat from past eruptions is still potent. Continue on a drive along the famous Volcanoes Route. Surrounding the park you’ll find natural wonders such as the Sea of Lava near the white village of Yaiza. See Los Hervideros, El Golfo and the Green Lake as well. At El Camacho, you can take an optional camel ride. In La Geria you'll visit a winery. This area is known for its Malvasia grape vineyards and the unique methods the local...

    If you get opportunity to go then take the time to revel in the mountainous climb by coach to view the volcanic aftermath of the eruptions. Once in a lifetime experience of how the island has changed - the scenery is fantastic and the coach ride is exhilirating as you climb up and up on the twisty single track paths. Remember to take your photos on the way though as you do not get out of the coach on this part of the expedition

  • From Adeje: Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise with Lunch

    10. From Adeje: Whale and Dolphin Watching Cruise with Lunch

    Set sail in search of pilot whales and dolphins in their natural habitat on a 4.5-hour cruise. Board the boat and enjoy a snack as you look out for marine wildlife. Watch these amazing creatures through underwater windows on the boat.   Travel along the southern coast of Tenerife, until you arrive at the spectacular Acantilado de los Gigantes and the Bay of Masca. Marvel at the dramatic cliffs that reach 600 meters high. Stop to enjoy a relaxing swim in the calm waters of the bay. A courtesy lunch and drinks are included in this tour (beer, sangria, softdrinks, juice, and water).   Enjoy beautiful views of southern Tenerife on the return journey to the port in Puerto Colon. If you select the option with hotel transfers, the bus will take you back to your pickup point.

    This experience was really good. Really Nice people, Nice food And drinks, we saw whales and daulphins. I think the submarine part is not that useful (you can’t see anything but water when Boat is on movement, and when Boat is on stop you can only see grey little fishes)

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What people are saying about Canary Islands

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 1,410 reviews

Great experience of pilot whale watching and snorkeling. Plenty to see. Food and drinks included. Staff very friendly and made the trip even more worthwhile. Pick up and drop off included. Used the sail when we had good wind so a lot of fun in one experience.

Excellent trip. Very good guide with 3 languages. Excellent driver. Thoroughly enjoyed the trip , great sights and Jameos del Agua is superb. Well worth seeing. All explained very well by the tour guide.

Definitely enjoyed the trip! Lots of information, multiple viewpoints and lovely food.

It was amazing! Pick up worked very good and the trip was a real adventure!

Ideal to see a lot of different things on the island in 1 day.