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Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL

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Marina de Vila Franca do Campo, Loja 4 | Island of São Miguel, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680-909, Portugal
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Whale Watching and Swimming with Dolphins tours in Azores Islands - near Ponta Delgada, in São Miguel! The best Whales, 2 - 5 hours away from EU, CAN, and the US! 4 resident species, 24 sighted yearlong with 98% success rate and average 3 species per Tour in the top green adventure holidays destination!
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  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Marina de Vila Franca do Campo, Loja 4 | Island of São Miguel, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680-909, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s great tour, the team is professional and kind, we could see a sperm whale, many many dolphins and a turtle! Just the tour on boat is great! We really recommend it

Thank Nathalie J
Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nathalie, Thank you for your review and for your kind words. Hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guide was knowledge and the boat was very comfortable! Great group of people! We were able to see a bunch of dolphins and a male sperm whale!!!!! It was well worth it! The crew worked hard to find the whale. They went above and...More

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Thank Nick B
Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Nick, Thank you for your review and for your kind words. Hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were really excited about this excursion, as we had been whale watching on a zodiac before and loved it. Our day started out a bit stressed as we had a hard time finding the Terra Azul location (we booked through email and there wasn't...More

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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Friend, Thank you for your visit, we regret that you did not get to see any Whales :| We use Zodiac boats to ensure a better chance to see Whales, but unfortunately in this kind of activity we are always dependent on weather conditions...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you to Arianna, the Italian guide, she is super!and really thank you to the skipper Miguel from S. Migluel! and to dolphins and wales that decide to join us in our tour!:)

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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Alice, Thank you for your review and for your kind words. I will let Arianna and Miguel know. As to our friends the Dolphins, we'll try ;) Hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last summer we went on a boattrip to see whales and dolphins. Whales we did not see but dolphins a lot. Beautiful experience and a dream came true. The crew was caring and friendly, making contact with every one.

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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Friend, Thank you for your review and for your kind words. Hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We made the reservation online through email and then when we got to Ponta Delgada we made our way to Villa de Franco to confirm. It was a good thing we did because there was a little confusion on the dates that we were going....More

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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Friend, Thank you for your review and for your kind words. Hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Terra azul crew did great explanations and had a good equipment (boat). It was a nice trip and we saw various dolphins. Unfortunately we didn´t saw any whales, maybe due to the season.More

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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Catherine, Thank you for your visit, we're sorry that you were unlucky not to see Whales :| In the Azores Islands we actually have Whales year-round. Sperm Whales are resident here, along with 3 other cetacean species like the Dolphins you saw. Unfortunately, it...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The whale watching trip was awesome. Terra Azul is very professional and gives many information during the trip. Our guide, Milou, was very experiencend, friendly and multilingual (English, dutch and German). We saw many spotted dolphins and sperm whales. We enjoyed the trip a lot!...More

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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Verena, Thank you for your review and for your kind words. Hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 20 November 2017

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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

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Zeinab J
11 June 2017|
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Response from TerraAzulTeam | Property representative |
Hello! At the end of September is it possible to see our Resident species the Sperm Whales. :)
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mateovaccaro
8 January 2017|
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Response from TerraAzulTeam | Property representative |
Hello Matteo. Please contact us by email to let you know ! :)
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holiday005
25 August 2016|
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Response from TerraAzulTeam | Property representative |
Hello, Yes, Whale Watching tours are available in March! Best regards, Terra Azul Team
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