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Futurismo Azores Adventures

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| Portas Do Mar, Loja 26, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-771, Portugal
+351 296 628 522
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With 27 years of Futurismo Azores Adventures behind us, we are proud of our reputation for excellence in active tourism in the Azores archipelago - Portugal. Futurismo is now the largest active tourism company that offers a variety of packages of sea and land activities throughout the Azores archipelago year-round whale and dolphin watching tours, swimming with dolphins, hiking tours, bicycle tours (MTB and road bike) and jeep and van tours. We run tours for people who like to experience the islands while aiming to immerse themselves in our culture and heritage, tasting traditional food and drink, learning about the wildlife of the islands and appreciating the authentic landscapes away from the crowds. We aim to be a responsible tour company and encourage sustainable work practices in all aspects of our work. Our company operates tours daily, as well as standard packages or tailor made packages for single travelers, groups or families. We also organize all land arrangements needed during your stay. Our professional and friendly team includes multilingual guides and staff eager to share their passion for these beautiful islands. Our aim is to utilize our expert knowledge of the nature and landscapes of the Azores to create unforgettable experiences for our clients, often tempting them back to discover more!
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“whale watching” (117 reviews)
“sperm whales” (51 reviews)
“common dolphins” (33 reviews)
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| Portas Do Mar, Loja 26, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-771, Portugal
+351 296 628 522
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

fantastic. enjoyed my trip immensely. very comfortable and personal. well guided and explained. just perfect

Thank andysavage2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked various tours with this company and they were all great. We did swimming with dolphins followed by a 4x4 afternoon, a van tour to furnas lake (take your trunks), whale watching tour and canyoning. Couldn't fault them.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a week of bad weather we had bad chances to see animals. We sailed 2 hours with no luck. However they provided full refund. Also they were very professional, it was fun to travel with them.

Thank Becsey Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was amazing, the staff are so lovely and so helpful. They really love what they doing and must important they care about the wild live. E strongly recommend then and I hope be back there soon to swimming again.

Thank Andy R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would happily recommend Futurismo. We booked for a whale watching trip despite being told by the girl at the desk that it would not be good weather to see whales as they tend to stay far out at sea after a hurricane. She was very...More

Thank TheCarterFamily
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

They give an introduction talk and then take you 3 hours in zodiacs or a catamarn to find whales and dolphins. You do not spend much time with each species but we saw Sperm, Sei and pilot whales and 2 species of dolphin in 3...More

Thank Carolmackie
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Very organized, great staff, we saw Sperm whales, mom, dad and baby, came right up to the side of the boat. Also many dolphins, well worth the money

Thank lcoleman1224
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Futurismo sure knows what they're doing! Experienced staff, full of interesting facts about the animals we see in the water We had the zodiac (15people) to go whale watching, as it's october you can see Sperm Whales and different kinds of dolphins. We saw 4...More

Thank AdelineDed
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful whale watch tour. The boat was relatively new and the guides were great; translating in three languages. We saw dolphins and a group of sperm whales!

Thank mikenneally
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Had a dolphin / whale watching excursion with these guys today and have to say I was extremely impressed. Firstly, they are marine biologists / conservationists and clearly have a love for the sea and its creatures, respecting boundaries and treating wildlife with respect. They...More

Thank Davidmahony1971
Futurismo, Gerente geral at Futurismo Azores Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Dear David, Thank you very much for your comment. We are very happy to know your opinion after your experience with us. In fact we look always to offer our best to our guests. And we real care about what we do on a Responsible...More

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Zeinab J
11 June 2017|
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Response from Ruben R | Property representative |
Dear Zeinab, Thank for your question. Yes, of course you can. Special Sperm Whales. And you can have more: our guarantee that you will see whales on North side of the Island. If not you have free tours til you see a Whale... More
Natasha M
28 February 2017|
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Response from Ruben R | Property representative |
Hi Natasha, Good to know that you are coming to the Azores. I believe we have a lot of things in comum and even in Hawai there is a comunity of azoreans that went there about 200 year a go. Well, swimming with whales is... More
Leah R
23 March 2016|
Response from Mafalda F | Property representative |
Hello Leah, We do have a nearby indoor parking that is affordable and that is really close to our main Activity Centre. If you prefer you can send an email to: info@futurismo.pt to ask for a map that we can provide with the... More
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