SETE CIDADES LAKE
Enjoy the best of São Miguel Island! A swim in the middle of the Atlantic ocean with some of the most intelligent species and in the afternoon visiting a sleeping volcano!
SWIM WITH DOLPHINS
After a swim in the Atlantic we will ride along the rim of the Sete Cidades volcanic complex.
Once you are in the water just use the mask to see the dolphins and we will take care of the rest!
Ponta Delgada - Costa Sul - Sete Cidades – Ponta da Ferraria - Ponta Delgada
95€ Adult, 52,5€ Children (5-12)
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Zodiac, Catamaran + Jeep Defender, Discovery or Toyota
8 years to swim with dolphins
- comfortable light clothes
- sweater, raincoat walking boots or shoes,
- swimming suit and towel, hat, sunblock, backpack, water.
- Bring your own reusable water bottle
- Pre-tour briefing
- Mask & snorkel
- Shorty wetsuit
- Raincoat and pants
- Life jacket
- Marine biologist or nature guide aboard
- Refreshment after the boat trip
- Lunch in a local restaurant
- Nature guide
- Visit to Ferraria with bathing possibility
- Drop off at the tourism office or your hotel
Q: Can I touch the dolphins?
A: No. Our responsible swim with dolphin guidelines forbid touching these inquisitive but wild animals.
Q: Can I hear the dolphins?
A: Yes. It is very common to hear their whistles underwater.
Q: How many dolphins can I see?
A: Sometimes less than a dozen, other times up to 50 or more.
Q: Can I swim with the whales?
A: No, swimming with whales is forbidden in the Azores. However, there are several species of dolphins that you are able to swim with.
Q: When the sea tide is not low can we still bathe in the natural swimming pool in Ferarria?
A: If the sea conditions allow you can still bathe in the natural swimming pool.
Q: What is the sea water temperature?
A: In summer water temperature reaches 24ºC and in winter it is never lower than 16ºC. When the tide is low the water temperature in Ferarria varies between 30ºC and 50ºC, depending on how close you are to the volcanic fissure
Species You Might See
“VERY PROFESSIONAL COMPANY AND A GOOD TRIP OFFERED!”
“They run their trips very well. A qualified marine biologist is your guide and briefs you prior to the trip.”
ColchesterSleeper – TripAdvisor