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Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul

#1 of 18 things to do in Vila Franca do Campo Features Animals
Marina de Vila Franca do Campo, Loja 4 | Vila Franca do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680-909, Portugal
+351 913 453 030
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Good company

Very professional guide, captain and a very nice boat with all safety equipment etc. Friendly... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Mattomad
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Shangri-La County, China
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Amazing !

Experience Nature ! Save the oceans ! Don't use plastic ! Save whales dolphins sharks n turtles... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Max M
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Kalifornien, Germany
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Azores Islands Whale watching and swimming with Dolphins tours in Portugal. The best whales, 2 - 5 hours away from Europe, Canada, and the US! 4 resident species, 24 sighted yearlong with 98% success rate and average 3 species per tour in the top green adventure holidays destination!
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Marina de Vila Franca do Campo, Loja 4 | Vila Franca do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680-909, Portugal
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Very professional guide, captain and a very nice boat with all safety equipment etc. Friendly, helpful and full of passion for dolphins and whales. In regards the sightings, this is beyond the company's control of course, we saw spotted Dolphins, common Dolphins and pilot whales....More

Thank Mattomad
TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for our review! Safety first! But of course also fun! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 4 July 2017

Experience Nature ! Save the oceans ! Don't use plastic ! Save whales dolphins sharks n turtles ! Don' t eat them !

Thank Max M
TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for your review! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Heard great things about this company and wanted to check it out. Really enjoyed the small group size and boat-style, though it was more sporty than some of the other options. Line up early so you can get an outside seat. Saw a few whales,...More

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank your helpful review! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Good introduction, fine skipper, excellent guide made this excursion very special. When you visit Sao Miguel be sure to book your excursion here!

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for your review! We try our best to always make it special for everyone! From the base crew, to the skipper and guide! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 3 July 2017

Me and my 9 (at the time) year old son had a really great experience. The team was great and very professional, we certainçy recommend it and wil repeat the experience once we are back.

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for your review!. Please do come back! It is always nice to see previous Whale Watchers! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Well organised, safe with a good commentary. We didn't see whales but it's always a hit and miss chance we were told. Saw lots of dolphins and porpoises though!

Thank Catherine J
TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for your review. Some days, the Whales do take a "day off"! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 2 July 2017

I've been on several Whale Watching tours in my day. Some tend to stand out because of the people that work there. Terra Azul had to be the best company I have ever gone with. Not only were they located very close to where the...More

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for your review. We always aim to be friendly and warm towards everyone that walks in our door! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We were led by a small team of enthusiastic people, some of which are also employed as professional oceanic researchers. They have a LOT of knowledge about sea life are also very passionate about it. The sea trips are all done in small boats, which...More

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for yourreview. Sometimes the ocean gets a bit bumpy,true. But as you said it is quite safe with zodiacs , our type of boats! Best regards, Terra Azul Team

Reviewed 2 July 2017

My wife and I recently took a whale watching adventure with Terra Azul, in Vila Franca - Sao Miguel, Azores. We had a really great time on this trip! It was a very unique experience.... being out there in the ocean, surrounded by dolphins and...More

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for your reply. We are indeed very passionate about the animals... We have our childhood dream job! Best regards, Terra Azul

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Completely professional and well-run outfit. All staff were very helpful. A marine biologist gave a brief "lecture" on whales before heading out. She was with us the entire trip also - not only very informative but also genuinely excited to be there. We went out...More

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Dear Whale Watcher, Thank you for your review. Zodiacs are the best! About the message shhhh... Let's keep a little secret for future Whale Watchers! :) Best regards, Terra Azul Team

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Zeinab J
11 June 2017|
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Response from TerraAzulTeam | Property representative |
Hello! At the end of September is it possible to see our Resident species the Sperm Whales. :)
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mateovaccaro
8 January 2017|
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Response from TerraAzulTeam | Property representative |
Hello Matteo. Please contact us by email to let you know ! :)
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holiday005
24 August 2016|
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Response from TerraAzulTeam | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, Whale Watching tours are available in March! Best regards, Terra Azul Team
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