Angra do Heroísmo
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Terceira: Whale and Dolphin Watching in a Glass Botton Boat

1. Terceira: Whale and Dolphin Watching in a Glass Botton Boat

The Azores are considered one of the best places for whale watching in the world. 28 species of whales and dolphins have been spotted there over the years. This unique 2.5-hour tour is the ideal situation for spotting whales and dolphins. The vessel has the capacity for 28 people, a glass bottom, and two 300 horsepower engines. With a 90% sighting success rate, the tour is assisted by a whale spotter located at the top of Monte Brasil. With long-range binoculars, they'll be able to guide the Skipper via radio, helping you to find the whereabouts of cetaceans (the animal family that these marine mammals belong to).

Terceira: Swimming with Dolphins

2. Terceira: Swimming with Dolphins

Swim with the Dolphins in their natural environment along the coast of Terceira Island. Learn about how to properly meet these gentle giants and feel good knowing it won't disturb their environment. Connect with nature and admire the island's shoreline on the way back. Meet your guide and get a welcome briefing so that you can make the most out of your dolphin swimming experience. Gain useful advice on how to interact with them, and the best ways to behave at sea. Once you reach the point where the Dolphin's have been found, it's time to jump in. Feel totally comfortable, with experienced watchman making sure the animals are safe and comfortable, and you are as well. On the return trip back, relax and enjoy the stunning landscapes of the Island's shoreline.

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What people are saying about Angra do Heroísmo

This excursion was well worth it. The guide Victor was very friendly and informative plus very professional. On our tour we saw whales and a couple dolphin species. Great experience and just the right amount of time. I would highly recommend this tour!!

What a great day on the water! It was a gorgeous day, period, but we also saw 4 different types of dolphin species and a sperm whale that day. We only had 8 other travelers with us, and the captain and guide were incredibly nice and well-informed.

It was such a beautiful experience. Victor and Pedro were really genuinely enthusiastic and helpful. Victor has a lot of knowledge about dolphins and whales. I would highly recommend doing this activity.

The guides were great. we loved the boat ride and saw whales and two types of dolphins.

Despite the change in schedule, the wait was worth it! Incredible !