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Cape Cruiser

#1 of 4 Nature & Parks in Sagres Features Animals
| Porto da Baleeira, Sagres 8650, Portugal
+351 919 751 175
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Very good experience!

We went on a trip to see dolphins for 35€ each, and although we ended up seeing no dolphins, we... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Miggi1907
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Dolphin Babies - Lucky Day

Our tour today was a great experience and we were lucky to see many dolphins with their newborns... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
alexanderschober
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Berlin, Germany
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Cape Cruiser is a company specialized in the Whale and Dolphin Watching, Seabirds Watching, Boat Trips and Fishing Programs. Under the Mediterranean influence and in the Atlantic Ocean the coast of Sagres is a privileged area for the Observation of Marine Life. Leisure Activities in the coastline of Sagres associated to educational aspects and scientific research. We promote quality services and contribute to the increase of the local economy. *BOOKINGS IN ADVANCE*
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| Porto da Baleeira, Sagres 8650, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on a trip to see dolphins for 35€ each, and although we ended up seeing no dolphins, we left the zodiac with a very good feeling! The staff is extremely friendly and knowledgeable and really go all out to give you the best...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our tour today was a great experience and we were lucky to see many dolphins with their newborns. Be prepared for a bumpy ride out and lots of splashy air. With the help of another boat we were able to spot a group of common...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Bióloga marinha at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Many thanks for your preference and review. We always try to do our best and make a different day in your holidays. Because in Portugal is not allowed to have any equipment to find the animals all companies work together in the sea and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful trip! The marine biologist And man who drove the trip were so kind and knowledgeable! They gave educational information of the species we encountered. Closest I've ever been to live dolphins. Incredibly more rewarding than visiting an aquarium. The staff are so passionate about...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Gerente de relações públicas at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Many thanks for your review. It is undoubtedly a unique opportunity to observe dolphins in their natural habitat. More than a boat trip we want to provide you with an unforgettable experience. Our passion for our work has no limit. And the most rewarding...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I highly recommend Cape Cruiser. They are very friendly, welcoming, knowledgeable and respectful towards the dolphins. It was such a privilege to be able to see the incredibly active and playful dolphins in their natural habitat! What a joyful experience! What I loved about this...More

Thank Daniela M
Cape Cruiser S, Marin Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words. This is the best time of year to see seaturtles, and we had the opportunity to find two loggerhead turtels (Caretta caretta) on the same tour. It`s true that plastic is a big problem for this species...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had really great adventure with Cape Cruiser, watching Common Dolphins. Very experienced and helpful crew, comfortable 7 meter RIB with 250 HP. All worth of recommend. Have a good time on the ocean and don't forget a coat and sun protection.

Thank Michał S
Cape Cruiser S, Marin Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It`s true that in the sea is always colder, thank you for the important advice. Best regards, Débora Marujo

Reviewed 21 May 2017

This was a brilliant tour, led by Debora (a marine biologist). We were lucky enough to see about 20-30 dolphins as well as flying fish and a loggerhead turtle! The animals' well being was always respected and Debora was really informative. An extra bonus was...More

Thank Diane D
Cape Cruiser S, Marine Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi, Diane It was a very enthusiastic trip, and everything becomes even better when we found smaller and loneliest species such as turtles. One of our goals is transmit the knowledgement and concern that we have about the welfare and conservation of all these species....More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We went on this dolphin watching experience, not knowing what to expect. But the experience was really unique. The guides did everything in their power to see as many dolphins as possible without compromising (as much as possible) their natural habitat! We really felt at...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Débora Marujo - Marine Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you very much for the review. For our team it`s always a joy provide unique experiences to our costumers. It`s realy important to be aware about the dolphin behavior, because we don`t want disturb them. I hope to see you again. Regards. Débora Marujo

Reviewed 24 April 2017

We recently went on a trip with Cape Cruiser with our family of 4. We all thoroughly enjoyed it. Staff were able to explain about the wildlife and were very friendly. We saw a pod of 100 or so dolphins all racing the boat. Fantastic!More

Thank Denise L
Cape Cruiser S, Bióloga at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Hello, Denise The team is very grateful when we exceed the expectations of our clients. But we must say that nature is in charge and sometimes we have very good sightings because the animals are very comfortable with our presence which makes them a very...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

we found the common dolfins and I was so happy .... it is nice to see no feeding ....no luring in ...just being around and the dolfins decide if they want to come to the boat ! very very nice. good information and the ride...More

Thank Marleen S
Cape Cruiser S, Bióloga Marinha at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Hello, Marleen Hello, Thank you for your comment. The team is very happy when we are sure that we provide an unforgettable experience to our customers. For us it is a privilege to be able to share the pleasure of watching dolphins and other marine...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

This is a perfect spot for having a great chance to see dolphins. The team is outstanding, they really do their utmost to see the dolphins. Thanks again for such an experience. Jerry from BelgiumMore

Thank Jerry L
Cape Cruiser S, Bióloga Luisa at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Hello, Jerry Many thanks for your review and is very good for us when we meet the expectations of our customers. This activity is always an uncertainty because we are going to look/search for wild animals and this is the best of our trip -be...More

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Jan A
Hi we're staying in santo Antonio in June and have read great reviews on you're trips how much would it be for four adults one child aged 13 and how long does it take ? Thankyou
14 May 2017|
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Response from Cape Cruiser S | Property representative |
Hello, The price for Dolphin Watching is : adult 35€ and children 25€. The tour takes outside 1h30 but 30 minutes depart you must be here in Baleeira Harbour for the check-in and briefing about the marine species. It´s... More
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Rachelslack
We are arriving here in September is this a good time to be able to see the whales? Also we have a daughter who will be a year and half old when we arrive will she be aloud on the trip?
8 February 2016|
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Response from philardy | Reviewed this property |
We were there at the end of August/beginning of September & saw lots of dolphins (no whales!!). I'm not sure about about your daughter - probably won't be allowed as she will be too small & there will be nowhere for her to... More
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Hi, we will arrive Faro on Nov 29 and will stay till Dec 3. There're 4 of us. What day will be the best to watch? What time and how long will it take? And how much? Thank you.
5 October 2015|
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Response from Cape Cruiser S | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your contact. The best timetable for dolphin watching is at 11:30 with the briefing of the species at 11:00. The trip takes 1h30m onboard of a rigid inflated boat. All our trips are done according... More
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