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Madeira Dolphin and Whale Watching on a Luxurious Catamaran

From US$29.80
Highlights
  • A stress-free chance to observe Madeira's wildlife and landscape 
  • Search for dolphins and whales with the guidance of the crew 
  • Take in the scenery of Madeira from the best vantage point—the water
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Madeira Dolphin and Whale Watching on a Luxurious Catamaran
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Dolphin- Whale Watching 10am
Cruise a large award winning sailing Catamaran. Enjoy stunning views of Madeira Island from the Atlantic Ocean. Watch out for whales or dolphins jumping and splashing.
From US$29.83
Dolphin- Whale Watching 9.30am
Cruise a large award winning sailing Catamaran. Enjoy stunning views of Madeira Island from the Atlantic Ocean. Watch out for whales or dolphins jumping and splashing.
From US$29.83
Dolphin-Whale Watching 13pm
Cruise a large award winning sailing Catamaran. Enjoy stunning views of Madeira Island from the Atlantic Ocean. Watch out for whales or dolphins jumping and splashing.
From US$35.79
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Overview

The sea is indisputably the best place from which to observe Cabo Girao, some of the world's tallest sea cliffs. Bag yourself the best views on this whale-watching cruise from Funchal, perfect for nature lovers. On a catamaran, find a seat on the deck and enjoy the scenery while scanning the horizon for dolphins and whales. Plus, a range of departure times allows this tour to slot seamlessly into your itinerary. 

What to Expect

Make your way to the Funchal marina to catch your departing catamaran. Climb on board and meet your captain and crew, who take care of all of the navigation while you enjoy the scenery and search for marine life.

Explore the spacious boat, with seating inside the cabin or on the sun deck. As you pull out of the marina, begin your search for local dolphins and whales, with the guidance and information provided by your crew. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and learn about the dolphins' and whales' biology and behavior.

Head for Cabo Girão, one of the world's tallest seaside cliffs, standing 1,902 feet (580 meters) high. The boat moors in the cliff's shadow, and you can choose to stay on deck and take in the scenery or jump in and explore underwater. You can travel light on this tour, knowing that snorkel equipment is provided. Snorkelers, beginners and experts, will feel comfortable with the instruction and guidance of the crew.

Cruise back to Funchal along the coastline, allowing for excellent views and photo ops.

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1 - 5 of 53 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago
3 hour tour Dolphin watching

Chose this company as they didn't seem too pushy with the sell. Really enjoyed the afternoon seeing lots of Dolphins up close. We didn't see any Whales but nature viewing has no guarantees! Staff took time to explain details about the Dolphins and environment. Boat...More

Thank CML7
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Lovely tour

My husband and I took the early morning tour, sun was shining and we saw dolphins very enjoyable crew were very attentive would definitely recommend

Thank Abi R
Reviewed 1 week ago
Happy Day!

Thanks Magic-Dolphin stuff for great morning excursion in the ocean. In that morning May 8, 2018 was small group of tourists. Friendly stuff. Useful and interesting information. We have seen lot of dolphins and two sea turtles. Many happy moments on the board! Thank You!

Thank Evita_Dz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Fantastic Trip!!

We had a fantastic morning with the guys from Magic-Dolphin, we are a family with a 9month old and a buggy, and the crew were so accommodating, even when she had a little meltdown, they gave her their attention by showing her pictures and books...More

2  Thank Seanlol44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Superb way to spend three hours - so good we did it twice!

Sometimes the Dolphins do not come out to play, but we were really fortunate and saw Bottle nosed Dolphins and a loggerhead turtle, we enjoyed the whole experience so much that we went back again two days later! The Catamaran is well equipped and comfortable,...More

1  Thank stephaniehF1088AQ
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