Sperm whale and dolphin watching
September 23th - 30th/ September 30th - October 7th / October 07-14, 2018
Please note that the trip schedule might require adjustment due to weather conditions with ocean sightings as number one priority.
Day 1 (September 23rd/ 30th/ October 7th)
Arrive Ponta Delgada, check-in to the hotel, free time.

Day 2 (September 24th / October 1st / 8th)
Visit to Ponta de Ferraria, swimming in the hot natural swimming pool with therapeutic springs, visit to the Lagoon of the Seven Cities and the eerie abandoned hotel.

Day 3 (September 25th / October 2nd / 9th)
Making traditional volcano-cooked Cozido, hot volcanic thermal water bathing in Furnas. National Park Terra Nostra.

Day 4 (September 26th / October 3rd / 10th)
Day long exploration of the ocean, whale watching (searching for the sightings), swimming with dolphins.

Day 5 (September 27th / October 4th / 11th)
Day long exploration of the ocean, whale watching (searching for the sightings), swimming with dolphins.

Day 6 (September 28th / October 5th / 12th)
Visit to Lagoa do Fogo, hot spring bathing.

Day 7 (September 29th / October 6th / 13th)
Leisure time.

Day 8 (September 30th / October 7th / 14th)
Depart Ponta Delgada.

Price: 1200€ per person
What's included:
  • Guesthouse room in Ponta Delgada;
  • Transfers according to the itinerary;
  • Whale sighting searching boat rental fee;
  • National park entrance fees;
  • Diving and snorkeling belts and weights;
  • Wetsuit rental fee;
  • Transfer to and from the airport.

Additional expenses:
  • Plane tickets to Ponta Delgado
  • Car rental fees for those who want to get around on their own;
  • Health insurance;
  • Snorkeling gear (fins, mask etc.);
  • Meals

Freediving/snorkeling with whales:
You need to get a special permission to be allowed to do freediving at the Azores islands. Procedure of obtaining permit is discussed with tourists on an individual basis.

Please note that the cost of the program does not cover additional expenses as well as the tickets, but we can help you find the best offer available if needed (We recommend checking Ryanair and Easy Jet offers from Lisbon and Porto).

Necessary things to take with you:
  • Passport, printed tickets
  • Sunscreen
  • Headdress
  • Light tracking boots (or sneakers)
  • Pants, hoodies (in the evening it might be cool)
  • Fins, mask, tube, wetsuit 5 mm
  • Insect repellent

Good to know:
  • The water temperature in the ocean is about 18˚C;
  • The air temperature is about 20˚C;
  • A Schengen visa (Portugal) is required, which you are expected to get in advance;
  • Currency: Euro.
  • Type of power socket: C,F, voltage 220
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