Spend the week in close contact with whales and understand more about the behaviours and their natural habitat.
If you are a true ocean lover join us in this educational trip.
Compare your pictures with our catallogue and learn how to identify species and individuals.
Ponta Delgada, South Coast
Full week (8 days)
Check In Times
Level of Difficulty
All ages. Catamaran recommended for children and seniors.
DAY 1 – Arrival to São Miguel Island and drop off at the Hotel. Free Day.
DAY 2 – Briefing about the experience. (according to weather conditions) Presentation about the general Cetacean Biology. 3h Ocean tour
DAY 3 – 6 h whale and dolphin watching. This longer tour has the main focus on the identification of all the Sperm whales individuals allowing you to understand their behavior in depth. We will collect scientific data and photo-ID will be taken.
DAY 4 – Visit some of São Miguel lookout points and tour Island.
DAY 5 – 3h Whale and dolphin tour.
Presentation of a science research and investigation from a scientist along their carrier.
DAY 6 – Free morning
Presentation about the acoustics of the Sperm whales species and how it can help us understand better the species.
Presentation about the Photo-ID and the best ways to identify cetaceans.
DAY 7 – Free day to get to know São Miguel Island.
DAY 8 – Departure
- Rain jacket and life vest obligatory to all ocean tours.
Q: What can we see during this week?
R: This experience will show you some of the marine wildlife of São Miguel Island.
Q: What’s the difficulty level of this experience?
R: It is considered to be one easy one.
Q: Which language do they speak?
R: We guarantee Portuguese, English and Spanish. In case you want another language you should contact us in advance.
Q: Can children do this experience?
R: No, this experience is an exclusive week only for adults.
Q: How do I get to Azores?
R: There are flight connections from Lisbon, Porto and other main capitals.
Species You Might See
“THEY REALLY WERE FANTASTIC!”
“We booked a package through a third-party that included three half-day trips out to sea to swim with dolphins. We received quite a bit of information beforehand and had been doing our own research.”
Damon Lacey – Facebook
“Great experience! The staff is very kind. We saw humpback whale and many dolphins. Thank you guys! Regards from Hungary.”
Farago Zoltan – Facebook