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“Waste of time”
Review of Santa Maria

Santa Maria
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Sailing along the coast of Madeira in the replica of Santa Maria boat.
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really don't get these high reviews. You get on the boat, stop at Cabo girao, return. How boring can something be? You stare at Funchal for about three hours. The boat goes very slow so the view doesnt change much. Who can possibly like this for 35 euro? Most of the People on the boat where above 60 years old, so i think this just isn't for young People.

Thank musicfreak666
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"great trip"
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"highly recommend this trip"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my wife had a great afternoon aboard the Santa Maria all the staff were very helpful and friendly and had a great time many thanks
Mike and Marie

Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Went on the boat trip, staff were nice and boat was a novelty. Luckily we saw dolphins and turtles on our trip. We didn’t stop for swimming as told. And for the price we only got a slice of cake and a tot of Madeira wine so was quite expensive would have liked some more refreshments for the price. All in all was a novelty trip.

Thank Bev R
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