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Sardinia Dolphin & whale watching

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Olbia: Dolphin Watching & Snorkeling Boat Tour near Figarolo

1. Olbia: Dolphin Watching & Snorkeling Boat Tour near Figarolo

Set sail for a dolphin watching boat trip from Moys Marina in Olbia Yacting Service, a 5-star port with ample free parking in front of the meeting point. Climb aboard a comfortable, latest-generation inflatable boat, an 8.50-meter 2Bar with a 250 horsepower Honda engine, equipped with every comfort. Enjoy an unparalleled experience with a small group of no more than 10 people. Take an adventurous excursion in the splendid emerald sea of Sardinia, near Figarolo Island and enjoy the view aboard a new small-group motorboat. Sail in search for a pod of wild bottlenose dolphins in their natural habitat where the sighting probability is of approximately 80%. Enjoy several snorkeling stops to swim and explore the seabed rich with colorful fish. See a limestone cave and cliffs, and a world famous place where wild birds live. This excursion is fun and relaxing, suitable for everyone, and a great choice for friends and families. Savor an aperitif based on typical Sardinian products and a choice of water, tea, fruit juices or Sardinian beer. Allow our expertise in boat excursions in Sardinia and our captain with 30 years of experience at sea to guide you on this wonderful adventure.

Cagliari: Southwest Chia and Teulada Group Boat Tour

2. Cagliari: Southwest Chia and Teulada Group Boat Tour

Visit the hidden inlets of Chia and Teulada on the beautiful southern coast of Sardinia on this tour aboard an inflatable boat. Explore the coves and beaches that were twice named the most beautiful in Italy.  Traveling from the beach at Chia to Teulada, make several stops in between and enjoy different itineraries depending on the weather. Dive into the shimmering, crystal-clear blue color of the waters of Chia. Marvel at the peach-colored sand that complements the stunning water and the lush green juniper trees are scattered among the dunes. With a little luck, see dolphins doing their magnificent dance, observe colonies of seagulls, cormorants, flamingos, colorful fish, and sea turtles laying their eggs in the most secluded beaches.  One of the coves you’ll visit is Cala Cipolla (depending on the itinerary). From here, admire the lighthouse of Capo Spartivento. This cove offers one of the best places to snorkel in South Sardinia. Sail to Cape Teulada and Cala Zafferano to get perfect views of the natural landscapes (this is a military zone, and you can only swim around the boat).  Throughout your experience at Chia and Teulada, hear the stories, history, and tales of the area from your guide and enjoy a personalized experience. Standard itinerary departing from Chia (with normal sea and wind conditions):• Caletta del morto• Campana• Su Giudeu• Cala Cipolla• Capo Spartivento• Perdalonga• Tuerredda• Capo Malfatano• Piscinnì• Isola Rossa• Porto Scudo• Cala Zafferano

Cagliari Shore Excursion: Sulcis Boat Experience

3. Cagliari Shore Excursion: Sulcis Boat Experience

Depart from the Port of Cagliari, one of the largest seaports in the Mediterranean, and travel to Iglesias, on the southwest coast of Sardinia. Once we reach the beach of Masua, you will meet your English guide on the boat. Relax and enjoy this fantastic 2 hours boat tour to visit the west coast; you will discover many caves on the way, admire the Sardinian Sugar Loaf, and also swim in amazing crystal water. On lucky days, it's possible to enjoy the dolphins and be in touch with them than in their natural habitat. Visit gorgeous beaches and secret places only reach by boat. The impressive, white, calcareous cliffs surrounding the beaches make it feel like you're in the corner of paradise, where uncontaminated nature rules. The seabed is low and sandy, with a few rocks out to sea near the promontories. Depart from the Port of Cagliari, one of the largest seaports in the Mediterranean, and travel to Iglesias, on the southwest coast of Sardinia. Board the boat with your expert local guide and enjoy a 2-hour boat tour of the island's west coast.  Discover sea caves and admire the Sugar Loaf, an island famous for glowing in the sunlight. Swim in the crystal clear water and, if you're lucky, swim with curious dolphins who like to play close to the boat. Visit beautiful enclosed beaches and coves that can only be reached from the sea. View a wide range of stunning aquatic life as you pass close to the shore.

Cagliari: Private Wood Boat Tour Experience from Teulada

4. Cagliari: Private Wood Boat Tour Experience from Teulada

The trip takes place in the morning, departing from the port of Teulada (New Harbour) at 10 o'clock. The points of most interest and where to take a dip in the sea are Cala Zafferano and Capo Teulada. Your senses will be embraced by the nature of one of the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean, a place to take your breath away amid an other-worldly silence. Enjoy the sea during our excursions, diving into the waters of the most beautiful beaches of Sardinia. Sometimes friendly dolphins come to enjoy the ride, swim in the crystal clear waters of Sardinia, the most beautiful sea in Italy, and discover that even the deep waters are full of exciting surprises. Enjoy a fresh meal on the boat, and enjoy the sea view while eating with your friends; you'll have the freshest fish and the most beautiful look of any restaurant you've ever visited. The return to the port is expected around 17:30. This private excursion is where the time can be flexible for your party. Your local guide will be keen to make the tour as personal as possible. He will assist you with his expertise and recall amusing anecdotes.

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Amazing experience, the staff of this company are incredible, super nice people. It was a really blessing morning, we got to observe some dolphins on the sea and the snorkeling was also fantastic, really beautiful area with a lot of sea life to observe and admire.

Wonderful tour with an extremely friendly and competent guide. Time flew by, saw dolphins, 1a snorkeling spots and delicious snacks. Thanks Antonio Tour overall very recommendable!!!!

Very nice guide, very good information about dolphins and the surrounding area. We liked it very much. Clear recommendation!

Top, very nice guide, we were lucky enough to see 5 dolphins - an unforgettable experience and the highlight of the tour

The booking was moved to a different time, but we saw 6 dolphins.