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Wildwatch Algarve

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R. Infante Santo, 73, Ferragudo 8400-252, Portugal
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A lifetime experience

Went on the wildlife 3hours (3,5) tour and it was amazing. We saw 2 different types of dolfins and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Maria P
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Great experience!!!

We joined the first dolphin watching tour of the year in March and it was a great experience to see... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kristinag6112018
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Carvoeiro, Portugal
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Wildwatch Algarve is dolphin watching and more. We leave from Ferragudo. After the trip in our dolphin watching center, you get extra information, coffee, tea and cookies and we show you the video of the dolphin trip... We offer unique cave trips, kayak and snorkelling trips as well as sailing adventures.
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  • Average1%
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“common dolphins” (10 reviews)
“cakes” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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R. Infante Santo, 73, Ferragudo 8400-252, Portugal
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"dolphin watching"
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"common dolphins"
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"cakes"
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"marine biologist on board"
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"fantastic experience"
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"hour trip"
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"bottlenose dolphins"
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"speed boat"
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"cookies"
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"their natural habitat"
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"dolphin trip"
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"included in the price"
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"portuguese water dog"
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"lasted hours"
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"excellent trip"
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"a nice touch"
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"knowledgeable staff"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went on the wildlife 3hours (3,5) tour and it was amazing. We saw 2 different types of dolfins and it was a lifetime experience. The guys on board was very nice. Make sure to wear coat and trouses because of the sailing speed it is...More

Thank Maria P
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Rolf N, skipper at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded today
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obrigado :))

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We joined the first dolphin watching tour of the year in March and it was a great experience to see so many dolphins and to be so near to them. It was worth every Euro! We appreciated very much that the skippers were so persistent...More

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Rolf N, skipper at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

done with pleasure...thank you :)

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

An incredible experience for the whole family. The company are passionate about conservation and very informative about their work in the area. The boats were well equipped and speedy, leave your sunglasses and hats at the base! We spent a couple of hours following a...More

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Rolf N, skipper at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018
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obrigado :)

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

We really enjoyed this dolphin spot tour. We booked the first trip in the morning and we were really lucky since we were able to find a nice family of common dolphins close to the coast. Just amazing. I really appreciate the fact that the...More

1  Thank J_J_Barea
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

A perfect experience, cant praise the staff or the trip enough. Would strongly advise this trip to anyone wishing to see the Dolphins. Highlite of the holiday😍

1  Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

On the trip that I took there were only a couple of dolphins to see as the water was quite choppy. The team at wildwatch were excellent and really friendly. After the trip there was tea and biscuits while we watched the footage they shot...More

Thank Rachel M
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

I went on the 3 hour Wildlife Explorer trip in 2016 with my girlfriend and we both absolutely loved it. We were blessed to be joined by both bottlenose dolphins and common dolphins on our trip. 2017 I also went on the 7 hour A...More

1  Thank erindercarla
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Amazing time spent with wild, beautiful and adorable creatures! "All good things are wild and free!"

1  Thank Beata Ś
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

What a trip did the 3 hour trip which lasted 3 1/2 hours the people who are doing this are passionate about what they do well worth the money well done can't wait to go again

1  Thank peter h
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Rolf N, skipper at Wildwatch Algarve, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017
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obrigado :)

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic trip. You go out by speed boat for 30+ mins and then spend a similar amount of time with the dolphins swimming all around the boat. It was really very special. The staff also use a gopro to take above and...More

2  Thank Mog259
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Emma C
14 May 2017|
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Hi! We would say minimum 2y old. Thanks!
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Katy F
4 May 2017|
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Response from Lúcia G | Property representative |
Hi, The difference between the trips is that in 3 hours (Wildlife Explorer) we explore a larger area, trying to see different groups/species of cetaceans, and in case we fail our mission and can't find anything we refund... More
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Sharon C
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Response from VILACASTELOEU V | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes it is necessary as normally fully booked ahead as a Very popular tour! Enjoy
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