We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Whale and Dolphin Watching Luxury Sailing Yacht Small Group Charter

  • Watch for whales and dolphins on an uncrowded yacht trip from Tenerife
  • Take advantage of the unobstructed views to look for marine life 
  • Swim or snorkel from the yacht with a chance to see turtles 
Whale and Dolphin Watching Luxury Sailing Yacht Small Group Charter
From US$69.40
Check Availability
  • Overview
  • What to Expect
  • Important Information
  • Reviews
  • Q&A
Select Date and Travellers
Whale and Dolphin Watching Luxury Sailing Yacht Small Group Charter
The seas near Tenerife are well known for their whale-and-dolphin sightings, and this small-group cruise from Playa de las Americas lets you see them from an uncrowded yacht, without fighting off the crowds for views. Plus, scuba equipment is provided for you in case you’d like to snorkel in the waters and search for turtles. Hotel pickup and drop-off, snacks, Champagne, and unlimited other drinks are included for your convenience.
What to Expect
Start with hotel pickup in south Tenerife, or choose to travel independently to Puerto Colon marina in Playa de las Americas.

Meet your skipper, board the deluxe yacht, and relax as you sail or motor to an area where pilot whales are usually seen. Absorb the breezes and coastal views, and as you cruise, savor a glass of Champagne, fresh sandwiches, and unlimited beer, wine, and sodas.

Keep watch for dolphins, and after cruising for about 30 minutes, watch for groups of whales, sometimes including mothers, fathers, and their young.

Learn about local marine life from the skipper, and after your whale viewing, cruise to a secluded bay frequented by turtles. Drop anchor here and opt to swim from the yacht, perhaps snorkeling using the supplied equipment to see turtles.

Lastly, enjoy more sandwiches and drinks before cruising back to dock, where your trip ends on disembarkation or with a hotel drop-off.
Reviews (106)
1 - 5 of 35 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Lovely cruise

A highlight of the holiday. A very pleasant 3 hours spent sailing. Saw dolphins and pilot whales and went snorkling in a cove. The captain was excellent.

3  Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Great few hours

We booked through Viator and got a 10% discount for this trip. The boat itself was comfortable and the captain appeared competent and friendly. We saw LOTS of whales and dolphins and stopped in a little cove for a swim. Lunch was provided and was...More

3  Thank LSB538
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile
Anniversary memories 6/9/18

Went on this trip for our anniversary and was absolutely fantastic - pick up on time from hotel door greeted with a glass of champagne once arrived and our photo taken as souvenir on board the boat (extra cost). We saw a school of dolphins...More

Thank elllie4d
Reviewed 24 August 2018
Amazing time!

Amazing from start to finish - picked up on time great friendly staff and captains on the boat - had such a good time on this trip I booked a second one for the next day! Great time snorkelling and seeing the pilot whales and...More

8  Thank Laura Q
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I can honestly say this was the best trip I have ever taken! The hosts, and the captain were incredible, very kind and very knowledgable. We had more than the time allowed, kept topped up on beverages. Food and nibbles were also provided included in...More

5  Thank Lauren R
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Whale and Dolphin Watching Luxury Sailing Yacht Small Group Charter staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines