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Norberto Diver

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Marina da Horta | Cais de Santa Cruz, Horta, Faial Island 9900-172, Portugal
+351 292 293 891
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Great place and great Staff

Everything was great at Norberto Diver, the Shark's Dive, the Jamanta's Dive... The facilities are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dani L
via mobile
What s great whale watching experience

We went whale watching with our three kids (11-10-8 years old). It was a great afternoon. We have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
edenjanvanderweerd
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Horta, Portugal
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Norberto Diver offers you unforgettable experiences above or below the sea! Created in 1996, by Norberto Serpa, the “sea-wolf”, who has more than twenty years of experience working with marine life. He is a professional diver, free diving instructor and was a diving technician for the Department of Oceanography and Fisheries of the University of Azores. He is an active collaborator in several studies in the field of Marine Biology, with whales, devil rays and blue sharks. We offer Whale and Dolphin Watch trips, Swimming with Dolphins trips, Scuba Diving and Private Boat trips
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Hours Today: 8:30 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Marina da Horta | Cais de Santa Cruz, Horta, Faial Island 9900-172, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Everything was great at Norberto Diver, the Shark's Dive, the Jamanta's Dive... The facilities are perfect and what can I say about the staff... Superkind people always ready to help not only with things related with their activities but also with everything they could

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went whale watching with our three kids (11-10-8 years old). It was a great afternoon. We have seen a big group of whales. It was an amazing experience. The crew of Norberto Diver could tell a lot a not the species. Boys loved the...More

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NorbertoDiver, Gestor de Front Office at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the kind review!! It was an amazing trip indeed, one of the best "socializations" that i've ever seen :) Hope to see you again in the future, you and your family will be more than welcome!

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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Can't recommend highly enough! The company is awesome, the staff are super nice/helpful, the diving is incredible and (importantly) the conpany does a lot to assist scientists and conservationists protect out oceans. We had the best time.... With special thanks to Noberto, Raquel and Ze........More

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Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

We specifically sought out Norberto Diving due to the reviews. Not the highest rated but geared toward what we were looking for; experienced and knowledgeable dive masters who were geared toward experienced divers. Sofia at the booking desk was pleasant, knowledgeable and provided great diving...More

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NorbertoDiver, Gestor de Front Office at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! We enjoyed having you here and hope to see you again in the future :)

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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

We do not have a lot of experience diving, so our guide took us to a very nice spot by the coast, with plenty of sea life to explore. She explained everything very clearly and patiently in the briefing, which gave us confidence to enjoy...More

Thank PedroPRC
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NorbertoDiver, Gerente de recepção at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are so glad that you enjoyed and hope to see you soon :)

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

A cozy place with a great atmosphere between everybody, customers and staff. Kind, efficient and professional. The dives amazing, very well organized and with many wonderful spots.Full of life, very good visibility and resuming a first class experience. TO REPEAT AND RECOMMEND 100%. Special mention...More

Thank sabu_726
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NorbertoDiver, Gerente de recepção at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review!! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again in the future :)

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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with the crew of Norberto Diver. Although the weather conditions were not the best we really enjoyed ourselves. It was not too crowded and diving in small groups is much more effective! Many thanks for the fantastic time and the...More

Thank Reisefee73
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NorbertoDiver, Gestor at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Many thanks for your review! Best regards, Norberto Diver Team

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Reviewed June 10, 2018

We booked 4 days whale watching on the catamaran. A couple of days were quite rough and although we did see dolphins and sperm whales it was quite cold, wet and windy on a coupe of days. As there were only 5 of us on...More

Thank shamwari
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NorbertoDiver, Gerente de recepção at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review!! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again in the future :)

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Reviewed May 24, 2018

I did several tours of Whale Watching and Diving with NorbertoDiver. About the whale watching was amazing, blue whales, fin whales, sei whales sperm whales and lots of dolphins. Some days the weather was better than others but they are always honest about the weather...More

Thank Alba I
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NorbertoDiver, Gerente de recepção at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review!! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you again in the future :)

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

My husband amd I tried to go on a half day whale watching trip with Norberto. The weather appeared to be changing amd they weren't certain at the time if it would be worth going out. After our briefing, we were informed that the spotters...More

Thank Lauren F
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NorbertoDiver, Gestor de Front Office at Norberto Diver, responded to this reviewResponded May 15, 2018

Hi Lauren, Thank you so much for your feedback and understanding. We hope you can join us another time whit better weather :) Best regards, ND TEAM

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