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Pico Island Whale and Dolphin Watching Half Day Tour

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    Pass By: Azores Now, Lda, 9930 Lajes Do Pico, Portugal

    Lajes do Pico harbor is where we start whale and dolphin watching adventure. It is possible to watch 28 different cetacean species in the Atlantic Ocean.
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    Departure Point
    9930 Lajes Do Pico, Portugal
    Duration
    3h
    Inclusions
    • Driver/guide
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel Pickup and Drop-off
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    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for child aged 0 and 8 under
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
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    Reviewed 8 June 2019

    Loved our trip..Maria and Rue excellent.... Perfect tume amazing loved it, better than the mass trips. Lovely people perfection !!

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Alex P
    SandrinaR25, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Futurismo Azores Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2019

    Hello, Thanks for your comment! We are really happy you enjoyed the trip and the sightings 🐋🐬 All the best!

    Reviewed 28 May 2019 via mobile

    This is something everyone who loves animals should do. To see these beautiful creatures in their right element is magic! We did see both wales and happy dolfhins along our tour that made my day!

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Quando2156
    Sandrina R, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Futurismo Azores Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2019

    Hello "Quando2156", It is fantastic, indeed. That's why we love our job too ;) To be able to deal with wild animals in their natural habitat, where they belong! Thank you so much for choosing us and for your recommendation ;) Best Regards,

    Reviewed 13 August 2018

    No whales on this trip sadly, however we did see two different types of dolphin and most exciting- a hammerhead shark! It was amazing to see it cruising slowly along, just below the surface. As with all responsible whale watching trips, it is almost by...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
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    Sandrina R, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Futurismo Azores Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

    Thank you for your feedback, It’s always important to us our guests feedback. We do our best to provide the best experiences to all. They are wild animals and so we cannot control where they will be or if they will even be there at...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

    We booked a Whale Watching trip with Futurismo in Lajes do Pico. When we arrived we were told that unfortunately, the weather conditions didn't allow to go on the sea. They offered us a trip for the following day. Because we already booked a hike...More

    Thank Demian555
    Sandrina R, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Futurismo Azores Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

    Dear Demian, Thank you for your feedback and kind words! We do our best to provide the best experiences to all our guests. It is nice to know that you enjoyed your time with us in Pico Island. :) We hope to see you in...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2018

    What an increible experience on the Ocean with Rui and Maria two very experienced Marine Biologists. We saw very playful spotted dolphins, short finned pilot whales , beaked whales, Rissos dolphins and to make the trip even more special an extremely rare pygmy sperm whale,...More

    Date of experience: July 2018
    Thank mickmcginn
    Sandrina R, Gestor de Relações com o Cliente at Futurismo Azores Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

    Dear "mickmcginn", Thank you for your kind words and feedback! We do our best to provide the best experiences to all our guests. It is nice to know that you enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you in the future for more...More

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    Are you by any chance going to be on the Niew Statendam and going to be there on 4/29?
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    Response from mickmcginn | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for the late reply, basically the Azores Islands are a massive Whale sanctuary. Sperm whales are there year round due to the deep water and the abundance of squid. Plenty of local dolphins and pilot whale species. So... More
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