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Feel the Nature's Vibration

Swimming with Dolphins

Sao Miguel island Request Tour
Small groups
Insurance included
Entreprise certifiée propre et sûre
Expérience nature exceptionnelle & éducative
105 par adulte

Feel the Nature's Vibration

Swimming with Dolphins & Jeep Tour Sete Cidades

Sao Miguel island

A kind and curious species, these animals make us relive ancient tales in which the seas where crossed on the back of a dolphin:

Hear the dolphin community communicate amongst itself; listen to the sound of the sea breeze as a background; immerse yourself in this saga of salt and freedom.

A pause for gastronomy and our jeep goes along the north coast of a volcanic complex that will take you to the summit; the view from the top, over grazing pastures and water mirrors, torpifies…

When descending towards the lagoons and watching them close one to the other, contrasting the green and the blue, one understands why this location was proclaimed one of the seven wonders of the world…

  • Difficulté Facile
  • Langues Anglais, Portugais, Espanol
  • Tour starts Ponta Delgada
  • Âge minimum 8
  • Saison Toute l'année
  • Durée 7H 30M
  • Comprend

    • Briefing avant le tour
    • Mask and snorkel
    • Wetsuit (short or long)
    • Imperméable et pantalon (si nécessaire)
    • Life jacket (on zodiac & fiberglass boats)
    • Guides biologistes marins
    • Regional tea after the boat trip
    • Lunch in a local restaurant
    • Guide for the Jeep Tour
    • Drop off in Ponta Delgada city center (please check the map)
    • Assurances (accidents corporels et responsabilité civile)

    L'expérience

    If you want a full day of emotions, then this tour was made for you. Why choose just one amazing experience when you can combine two absolutely delighful ones? In the ocean and on land, our guides will take care of making this day special.

    Explore the deep Atlantic ocean as well as the deep countryside of São Miguel island. If you love discovering unique and less known places, book this tour!

    • Port de Ponta Delgada

      – Cette grande aventure commence à la Marina de Ponta Delgada, dans notre boutique. Notre personnel vous accueillera pour l’enregistrement.

    • Before heading to the Atlantic

      – Before hopping on the boat, our team of marine biologists will explain everything you need to know for this experience. They will tell you how to get into the water and how to interact with the dolphins. And of course, how to use the snorkel and the mask. Those are important information to take the most out of this experience.

      – After the briefing, you will be guided to a zodiac boat. These small and fast boats are perfect to reach the animals easily.

    • Out in the sea

      – During the tour, you might swim with different dolphin species. Among them: Bottlenose dolphins, Common dolphins, Risso’s dolphins, Striped dolphins or Atlantic spotted dolphins. Some of them might be curious and get closer, others will be shy and keep a distance.

      – Unlike in other destinations around the world, we do not allow to touch the dolphins. This is because we want to keep them wild and relaxed about human interaction. The tour will be operated on our zodiac boat with a maximum of 8 participants aboard.

      – Also, there will be only two persons in the water at a time to be sure not to scare the dolphins away and respect them.

    • Lunch at a Local Restaurant

      – Experience some of the most delicious traditional dishes the Azores has to offer. We will have lunch at one of the local restaurants on the island.

    • Around Sete Cidades

      – A guide will continue the day with you and take you to the famous Sete Cidades lakes in a jeep.

      1st stop: the northern rim of the volcanic complex called Cumeeira Grande. The views and landscapes are incredible and that is why this is one of Portugal’s seven natural wonders.

    • Lomba do Vasco

      – We will stop at the viewpoint of Lomba do Vasco. From there, you can see the volcanic islets of Mosteiros emerging out of the ocean.

    • Sete Cidades village & São Nicolau church

      – We will also show you the center of Sete Cidades town with its famous church São Nicolau. You will learn everything about this wonderful place. Definitely, a must do!

    • Way back home

      – After some breathtaking views such as Vista do Rei viewpoint, we will take you back to Ponta Delgada.

    Point de départ

    Portas do Mar, Shop 26 Ponta Delgada Harbor São Miguel Island, 9500-771 Ponta Delgada

    Heure de départ

    Veuillez sélectionner une date sur le calendrier en haut à droite de cette page de programme et vérifier l’horaire disponible.

    Point de Retour

    Returns to the original departure point or the drop of point you indicate during the checkout process

  • Certifié WCA

    Nous sommes certifiés par la World Cetacean Alliance (WCA), la plus grande organisation de conservation marine au monde

  • Guides des biologistes marins

    Toutes nos excursions en mer sont organisées par des biologistes marins expérimentés qui participent également à des enquêtes scientifiques

  • Investigating the Atlantic for 30 Years

    With over 21.000+ sighting records, we collaborate in investigations for 20+ international universities

  • Annulations gratuites

    Vous recevrez un remboursement complet si vous annulez au moins 48 heures à l’avance

  • Planifiez votre Swimming with Dolphins & Jeep Tour Sete Cidades

    Ce qu'il faut apporter?

    • Swimsuit, towel and flip flops
    • Comfortable clothes and shoes
    • Raincoat
    • Sunscreen, hat
    • Water and snacks

    Informations importantes

    • You must feel comfortable swimming in the open ocean and know how to use a mask and snorkel. Children from 8 years old can participate accompanied by a responsible adult as long as they fulfill these requirements.
    • We don’t recommend this tour for people who don’t know how to swim, pregnant women and people with back problems
    • If you have any food restriction, please inform us at least 48h before the tour
    • For this tour, is mandatory to sign a statement of responsibility
    • The use of fins is prohibited in every swimming with dolphins tours.

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    F.A.Q.s

    Are there any pickup and drop off locations I can use?

    Yes, please check the Departure and Return section presented on every tour.

    Can I use fins to swim faster?

    No, in order to respect the ethic practices for this activity, using fins or any equipment other than the snorkeling mask and tube, and the swim suit, are strictly prohibited.

    Et si le temps n’est pas au rendez-vous ?

    Si la météo ne permet pas de faire cette activité en toute sécurité, nous l’annulerons et proposerons une autre date.

    Puis-je annuler ma réservation de visite et obtenir un remboursement complet?

    Oui, vous pouvez consulter nos politiques d’annulation et de remboursement détaillées par visite sur chaque page de visite, dans la section “Bon à savoir”

    Where is located Sete Cidades?

    Sete Cidades is about 40 minutes away from Ponta Delgada. It is situated on the western part of São Miguel island.

    What can I do in Sete Cidades?

    In addition to enjoying the magical surrounding landscape, during the summertime, it is possible to

    How to go to Sete Cidades?

    It is better to rent a car and go by yourself. However, wecan offer a transferfrom and to Ponta Delgada. Also, there are some buses from Ponta Delgada. More information in the tourist office.

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