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Santa Maria de Colombo Galleon Cruise Tour

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    Stop At: Santa Maria, Marina Do Funchal, Funchal, Madeira 9000-083 Portugal

    The Santa Maria de Colombo makes trips along the south coast of Madeira, usually until Cabo Girão, where we make a stop for a swim if the sea is good.
    It is possible to do snorkelling there, We do have snorkeling masks at the boat, so you can borrow

    During the trip we usually can watch dolphins and whales, but With no guarantee.

    We offer a taste of Madeira wine and honey cake, but we have a Bar where you can buy something else if you like.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Cabo Girao, Camara De Lobos, Madeira Portugal

    The Santa Maria de Colombo usually makes a trip along the coast to Cabo Girão, where we make a stop for swimming in the summer

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: Camara De Lobos, Camara De Lobos, Madeira, Madeira Islands

    The Santa Maria de Colombo makes a trip along the south coast of Madeira, where we usually go direction west, passing by Camara de Lobos, the fishing Village.
    The boat was buitl in this Village in 1998

    Pass By: Faja dos Padres, Estrada Padre Antonio Dinis Henriques 1 Quinta Grande, Madeira 9300-261 Portugal

    After passing by Cabo Girão, the Santa Maria de Colombo passes by Fajã dos Padres, where you can see from the sea this beautiful place than it can only be reached by sea

    Pass By: Praia Formosa Beach Madeira, Estrada Monumental, Funchal, Madeira 1000 Portugal

    During the trip along the south coast of Madeira, the Santa Maria usually passses by Praia Formosa
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1: Marina Nova, Av. Do Mar 13, 9000-900 Funchal, Portugal
    2: Marina Nova, Av. Do Mar 13, 9000-900 Funchal, Portugal
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Entry/Admission - Santa Maria
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 75 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Took our family of 4 on this trip (inc 2 children of 6 & 9). We were all amazed by the craftsmanship of the boat and our skipper made it his mission to find us some action! He did not disappoint and we soon came across a pod of Atlantic Spotted Dolphin. Such a wonderful thing to
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    This was an excellent trip on the replica schooner Santa Maria. The views were outstanding and what a lovely way to see them from this fantastic ship. We even got to see a lot of dolphins that swam right under the ship. The staff gave just the right amount of commentary to make
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    Brilliant trip and really great staff. Easy to find and a great way to explore the sea. We even seen dolphins
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    We participated in this trip as I was hoping to see whales in their natural habitat but I was unlucky but we did manage to see pods of dolphins which made it worthwhile.The ship is a wonderful replica and it made me really appreciate how beautifully constructed it was to sail in
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    The galleon is a wonderful replica and the crew do have a book explaining the construction of the boat. We saw lots of dolphins and as the sea was choppy it was quite exciting, for those of us that are sailors. The cake and wine were very welcome and seeing the island from the
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