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Bussard & Inia Ocean Explorer Tazacorte

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Highlight of our holiday!

Just back from an unforgettable afternoon/evening on the Bussard. We were so fortunate to see... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Menzingen, Switzerland
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Great whale watching!

I went with some friends during my holidays in La Palma and it was a fantastic experience. We could... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
celia p
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Romanticism and nostalgia - unique views. With our traditional boat BUSSARD along the romantic coast of La Palma. A stop to the snorkel and bathing invites to the jump in our crystal clear ocean. By our small group of max. 12 guests we have allways...more
Muelle Deportivo s/n, 38770 Tazacorte, La Palma, Spain
+34 644 16 10 03
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Just back from an unforgettable afternoon/evening on the Bussard. We were so fortunate to see dolphins! Great boat, professional and friendly crew, excellent meal, cold beer, what more could we ask for? Thank you for an unforgettable experience which we can only recommend most highly!

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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

I went with some friends during my holidays in La Palma and it was a fantastic experience. We could see a lot of dolphins (some of them even played close to the boat) and turtles (it wasn't whale season) while the guide was giving us...More

Thank celia p
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

We did 2 trips, first on Fancy 2 and second which we preferred on Flipper with Ocean Explorer. Unfortunately no Whales but super, super views of Bottle-nosed Dolphin. Friendly knowledgeable crew. Some nice views of Cory's Shearwater. Think we were unlucky not to see any...More

Thank SibeBlue
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We had good trip for about 2 hours in a good weather. At the beginning we didn't find any dolphins and we almost lost out hope:). But at the end the dolphins came. maybe more than 40. For more than a half hour they played...More

Thank Bobi B
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Ocean Explorer promise that you'll see whales or dolphins, if not you'll get another trip for free. They keep their word Our boat trip took just over 3 hrs, not only do the crew look out for sea life, they also give an educated talk...More

Thank billy b
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We went for an afternoon trip on the lovely boat The Bussard. From the start we were made very welcome on board. At times the sea was a little bit choppy but it is on the mid Atlantic Ocean so you have to expect that....More

Thank WidgerD
Reviewed 26 February 2018

The weather for our trip was superb, and the ‘flipper’ comfortable and very seaworthy. The trip was abou 2 hours and although we didn’t see whales ,dolphins were in abundance. Variety of complimentary soft drinks served and it was great to be able to walk...More

Thank alseward53
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The cruise I took on Nov 2nd was great and well worth it. Got to see about 12 piots whlaes and a few dolphins. The lunch was good and the whole experience was very good.

Thank Bxlcanuk
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We booked last minute as a gap fill too our visit to La Palma and were not disappointed. The crew were so attentive to both safety and passing their knowledge too their guests. 5⭐️ Within 15 mins of leaving the harbour we were called to...More

Thank Shaun T
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Missed out on booking the sunset trip so paid less for the Flipper trip .. Took an hour and a half heading out to sea, thinking it was going to be a wasted trip/money but the we were among a group of a dozen Pilot...More

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Mark W
28 December 2014|
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Response from nicolew247 | Property representative |
Hello Mark, we try to be as respectful as it is possible with this beautiful creatures, we follow "the guidelines of safe whale watching" which can be found on our web site, (w...).oceanexplorer.(es) Also we have modified... More
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