About
Our Fleet

ABOUT US
AZORES’ FINEST FLEET

Our fleet is made for every soul. We have comfortable catamarans with large outside viewing decks where you can sit on the bow, offering a unique experience. For the adventure seekers, we do have our zodiac boats that provide bouncy and exciting rides.

CATAMARAN “CETUS”

If you have children with you, pregnant women, people with back problems or elderly people, we always recommend this type of boat. It is more comfortable, with toilets on board and a lot of seated places. See our whale watching tours!

Specifications

Size: 1 7.6m x 6.8 m
Weight: 24 tons
Passenger Capacity: 76 people + 4 crew members

  • Spacious viewing decks.
  • Comfortable (suitable for elderly people, people with disabilities and families with children).
  • Enclosed cabin and full toilet facilities.
  • Great top view of the animals, perfect for watching whales from above and dolphins bow riding directly beneath you.

 

CATAMARAN “QUATRO VENTOS

It is our second catamaran, another option for a comfortable trip to go to the ocean and try your luck with cetaceans. There is a cabin with many seats inside as well as a spacious deck on the top with lots of seats for a cosy experience. Great top view of the animals, perfect for watching whales from above and dolphins bow riding directly beneath you.

Specifications

Size: 1 7 m x 5.3 m
Weight: 24 tons
Passenger Capacity: 60 people + 4 crew members

  • Spacious viewing deck and interior.
  • Comfortable (suitable for elderly people, people with disabilities and families with children).
  • Enclosed cabin and full toilet facilities.

ZODIAC BOATS

Are you an adventure seeker? This is perfect for you! We use this type of boat for whale and dolphin watching tours as well as swimming with dolphins!

Specifications

Size: aprox. 8 m
Number of Vessels: 6 in Sāo Miguel, 1 in Pico Island.
Passenger Capacity: 10-27 people (our zodiac boats have different capacities)

  • Fun, splashy and bouncy (best for adventurous whale watchers)
  • This type of boat is used for swimming with dolphins as well as whale watching
  • Not recommended for pregnant women, children under 8 years old, people with back or neck problems and elderly people.
  • Traveling close to the water puts you eye to eye with the dolphins.
  • No toilet facilities aboard.
  • Life jackets and waterproof clothing are provided and required to be worn.

FIBERGLASS BOAT “SONG OF WHALES”

This is an adventurous boat for whale and dolphin watching. We use this boat mainly for the full-day tour to Vila Franca do Campo Islet.

Specifications

Size: 11.8m x 3.5m
Passenger capacity: 30 people + 2 crew members

  • Fun, splashy and bouncy (good for adventurous whale watchers).
  • Seating is more comfortable than in the zodiacs and therefore it can be used by most people, with the exception of pregnant women and people with back or neck problems.
  • Traveling close to the water puts you eye to eye with the dolphins.
  • More spacious than the zodiac boats, with the possibility of walking around.
  • Enclosed toilet aboard.
  • Life jackets and waterproof clothing are provided and required to be worn.

ALL TERRAIN JEEPS

During our jeep tours, you will have an all terrain experience with some off the beaten track trails. Perfect to explore the Islands in an adventurous way.

Specifications

  • 3 Land Rover Defender Jeeps for 8 people each (4 people on the back seats)
  • 1 Land Rover Discovery Jeep for 6 people
  • 2 Toyota Land Cruiser Jeeps for 6 people

TRANSIT VANS

Comfortable tours to some of the Island’s highlights, this is the perfect option for anyone who wants to combine the comfort of a van with the natural beauty of São Miguel Island. Let a guide drive you comfortably and do not worry about having to drive yourself around the island. With Futurismo, you don’t need to rent a car.  

Specifications

  • 6 Ford Transit vans
  • Each van has capacity for 8 people

MINIBUS 

This vehicle can take you for half-day and full-day tours to discover wonderful places such as Furnas, Sete Cidades, Fogo Lake and Nordeste. It is quite modern as it is from 2017, providing comfortable tours. It is perfect for people who want to enjoy the beautiful landscapes in a pleasant way.

Specifications

1 Mercedes Sprinter 5 16 TDI for 18 people

MOUNTAIN BIKES

Riding along one of the most astonishing landscapes is a good option for active people. But it can also be a relaxing experience, depending on the trail and difficulty level you choose. Come explore the beautiful region of Sete Cidades alone or with a guide.

Specifications

Number of Bikes Available: 48

Road bikes available on request 

KAYAKS & STAND-UP PADDLE BOARDS

At our activity centre, it is possible to rent modern kayaks and stand up paddle boards for one hour to navigate on one of the most iconic places of São Miguel Island: the volcanic complex of Sete Cidades with its blue and green lakes. Our modern equipment is easy to master. Paddles and life jackets are included.

Specifications

1 Kayak for 2 adults + 1 child up to 25kg.

Number of Kayak available: 10

Number of SUP available: 3

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