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Sea Colors Azores

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Responsible whale watching in small groups

Sea Colors offers whale and dolphin watching - with swimming available with dolphins only if the... read more

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peregrine_flaneurs
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One night at dinner, my husband and I struck up a conversation with a mom and son who were on the... read more

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Sea Colors is a high quality operation dedicated to marine wildlife conservation. With spirit of mission we perform expeditions for observation and scientific research in the Azores, a mid-Atlantic wildlife treasure to be enjoyed, shared and...more
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Marina Portas do Mar | Marina Portas do Mar, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9240-113, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sea Colors offers whale and dolphin watching - with swimming available with dolphins only if the animals are perceived to be in the right mood - in groups of max 12. Each boat has a marine biologist on board, and is supported by two spotters...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

One night at dinner, my husband and I struck up a conversation with a mom and son who were on the island for a week. They raved about Sea Colors. We booked an afternoon trip with them and loved it. They began with a discussion...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a whale watching with Sea Colors a few days ago. We were looking for reliable people and above all respectful of the sea/the animals we were going to watch. And we definitely found them! The team leader is a marine biologist, she's very...More

2  Thank _chiara_meow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this tour because of how environmentally considerate they seemed and they did not disappoint! They started out with a briefing on what we might see and the possibility that we might not see any dolphins or whales or be able to swim so...More

1  Thank Lindsay C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't recommend Sea Colours highly enough, fully enjoyed both trips I did with them. Not only are they passionate about the whales and dolphins but they make sure that you have a great tour as well. We were lucky to see a large male...More

Thank Cher02
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jasmine was very accommodating when we made our reservation long in advance, and was a very good guide in showing us the marine wildlife that was in the vicinity on the day of our tour. The boat is nice — a 12-seater Searib, where you...More

1  Thank igal27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour was an incredible experience, not just because of the actual watching and swimming but because of the people involved. The boat is small, the seats are the banana boat type, and depending on the weather the ride can turn rough, but it's all...More

1  Thank Nina987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great whale watching tour. We didn’t see many dolphins, but we saw a number of whales up close. The guide seemed very knowledgeable. They can only take 12 people in a boat, so it’s not crowded. They knew where to find the animals and took...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I found them on tripadisor and I am happy to choose them despite I've seen no whales. Jasmina is and expert and they have good rib boat and we saw 3 species of dolphins and you could tell then the do their job the best...More

2  Thank Monika S
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Great experience. We saw Sei whales, common dolphins, and Sperm whales on a morning trip with Jasmin. Jasmin is a knowledgeable marine biologist who is careful to treat the animals appropriately. The boat seats twelve and the ride can be rough, but it is well...More

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Michael W
July 26, 2018|
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Response from IC_1388 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would also wait a couple of days for a reponse via email. I booked in June 2018 and they replied in two or three days. If you're in a hurry than maybe a call would work faster. Have a great trip!
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mellifluous2010
May 14, 2017|
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Response from Pulakit |
Hi, we just did this tour earlier this week. It’s €50pp and the boat is kind of an inflatable boat about 12/14 Seater.
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Gillian P
January 3, 2017|
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Response from sharmck | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we went on a trip with Sea Colors in August last year (2016) and the cost was 55 euros each. The way this company works (or at least then) was that you go on a trip and they follow up with whatever happens on the day... More
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