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About Feathers & Scales
We're a small company offering a range of birdwatching, dolphin watching, wildlife and nature photography tours in Portugal and around Lisbon
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Belem, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vasco provided a wonderful Arrabida tour to my husband and I today. Vasco is very friendly and knows a lot about nation and nature. He took us to see several magnificent beaches with incredible views of cliff. A full 8 hours journey is an unforgettable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank vicky0327
Reviewed 16 November 2018

What a truly magical experience :) Vasco took us out into the ocean and had an unforgettable time. We seen 2 groups of dolphins until sunset. They were swimming alongside us for a while... Vasco is an amazing person, so passionate about these mystical creatures....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tory S
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic almost hidden secret,dolphins and whales near the boat and after 20 minutes boat travel from Belém The captain,Vasco,is well aware where to find these marvelous creatures and have a great overall vibe Definitely recommended

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexvic1968
Vasco V, Manager at Feathers & Scales, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

You’re too kind, thanks. The secret is in this region’s biodiversity, we just have to have the eyes wide opened, and respect it. That, more than a hundred, Risso dolphins pod, just ahead of the mist, was really amazing. A great momment.

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend to take a boat trip with the guide Vasco. We spent unforgettable half day searching for animals in the ocean. Seeing whales and doplhins and other species in their natural habitat is a memory you never forget. Perfect for groups, couples or families...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Meli V
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We went on a sea-life tour as a group of 4 friends, and it was incredible. Vasco got us incredibly close to various dolphins and a minke whale. Our guides were very friendly, knowledgable, and accommodating. While your experience will vary somewhat with weather and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gene K
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This deserves a #1 position for things to do in Lisbon. The sheer number of dolphins we got to watch was a memorable experience. Vasco was an excellent guide and coordinated the tour right from the start when I reached out via Whatsapp/ Facebook to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Aaratrika
Vasco V, Manager at Feathers & Scales, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

You’re too kind. Nature here is amazing, I just have to make my best so I can show you how beautiful nature is and make you fell how important is, to respect it. A never ending resource...Thanks Trika and Mikael

Reviewed 29 September 2018

We went on the dolphin watching tour with Vasco and it was absolutely amazing. The tour has a very convenient departure point from Belem marina, short walking distance from the train station, Vasco provided us with sea jackets and waterproof bags for our belongings. He...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank AgnieszkaP02
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked the dolphin watching tour with our guide Vasco. He was knowledgeable, friendly, courteous and provided us with a wonderful trip. We met up with him and the rest of the group (two other couples) at 9:30am and took off from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank lauralS584VF
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Went on this trip early in September, Vasco and his assistant were very friendly and spoke good English and French. Although the weather was not brilliant we had a good time and managed to see plenty of Dolphins. A very enjoyable trip!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank IanL2430
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We went with Vasco for a magical 4 hours tour in the sea today. We saw so many dolphins - over and above our wildest expectations. Vasco was absolutly great - taking care of our needs and sharing with us tips about marine life in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ilanlior
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23 September 2018|
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Response from vascov2017 | Property representative |
Hello Amanda, thanks for your contact. To book Feathers & Scales activities, you just have to send me an email with your family name and name, the days you can make the activity and the number of places you need. You only... More
12 September 2018|
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Response from vascov2017 | Property representative |
Hello Lindsay Hilliard, I already sent you the answer via facebook. Let’s keep that channel, so I don’t loose any of your possible doubts. Cordially, Vasco