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Address: Marina de Vila Franca do Campo, Loja 4 | Vila Franca do Campo, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680-909, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 913 453 030
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Azores Islands Whale watching and swimming with Dolphins tours in...

Azores Islands Whale watching and swimming with Dolphins tours in Portugal.

The best whales, 2 - 5 hours away from Europe, Canada, 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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Azores Whale watching

A wonderful five trips out to sea.Informative crew who helpful and friendly.Really good sightings of both Whales and Dolphin species.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 August 2016
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

A wonderful five trips out to sea.Informative crew who helpful and friendly.Really good sightings of both Whales and Dolphin species.

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Thank Ian H
TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Whale Watcher, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Great information, nice mix of people on a small boat. The ride was exciting as we sped over the waves. We stopped to spend time with 3 different species of dolphins seeing juveniles through to adults, some surfing, some swimming and some jumping. We spend at least 20 minutes with the last pod of over 20. Although there were no... More 

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Thank Chantal M
TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Whale Watcher, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Efficient, informative, patient and successful in finding us dolphins with which to swim. We had a full complement of 10 paying passengers.

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Swimmer, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Great experience. Swam with dolphins - the guides wouldn't stop searching until we found them (which wasn't very long) the boat was comfortable and the guides were really friendly, they taught us all about the Azorean environment and we had fun doing it. I would recommend Terra Azul to anyone who wants to have fun, swim with dolphins and learn... More 

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Swimmer, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

I greatly enjoyed two trips with Terra Azul in the first week of July. Of course you can never be sure what you are going to see, which just adds to the excitement in a way. The huge sunfish that Stephanie spotted on the first trip was amazing and her explanations of what was going on were excellent. We saw... More 

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Thank ath2016
TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Whale Watcher, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

Reading, England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Obviously wildlife is wild and cannot be controlled however we had a fantastic trip - we saw two types of dolphins and a fin whale. The company are located in Vila Franca do Campo - a really nice location, a few shops and cafes nearby and good parking too. They had cancelled previous trips due to weather however i think... More 

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Whale Watcher, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

Guildford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

I highly recommend terra azul to anyone who is looking for an adventure or a enjoyable day out. The guides are so kind and friendly and the boats are superb. I recon that it's probably one of the best places to see cetaceans in the world! The whales and dolphins where great despite the weather being bad quite a lot.

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Whale Watcher, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Great bunch of people, who made everyone very welcome and were keen to share their knowledge of the whales and dolphins (and turtles and men-of-war) that we spotted. very accommodating, despite the rough seas on some days, and we got to see what we hoped we'd see - a blue whale!

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Thank Mike F
TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Whale Watcher, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Fantastic trip - over two mornings we saw humpback, sperm and 60 foot fin whales - and lots of dolphins. As you are on a RIB it's not good for those who get seasick as it gets a bit bouncy (they don't go back if you are ill so take medication before you set off). The guide was informative and... More 

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Whale Watcher, We are very thankful and glad for your review. We take very seriously what our customers have to say. We always aim to give you the best experience possible! We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Our second visit here (previously visited in September). This trip lived up to our expectations with enthusiastic, knowledgable staff, an enjoyable ride on the boat and we were able to see both fin whales and common dolphins. As before, the team showed great respect for the animals and cut the boat engines a good way from them. This pays off... More 

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TerraAzulTeam, Terra Azul Team at Azores Whale Watching Terra Azul, responded to this review

Dear Angie and Paul, Thank you so much for your review! And for coming back this season. It is always nice to see familiar faces. :) We take very seriously what our Whale Watchers have to say. We hope to see you again some day! Best regards, Terra Azul More 

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