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MobyDick Tours - Whales & Dolphins Watching

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Portas do Mar - Marina | Avenida Infante D. Henrique, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9240-113, Portugal
+351 919 942 831
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Great value, unforgettable experience, highly recommended

Very professional and enthusiastic team, low price for the exceptional quality, we saw ~8 whales on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ruta S
Great value @ 20 euros cheaper than elsewhere

This boat is cheaper than the others by 20 euros - much appreciated as there were three of us. It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Created in two thousand and three, MobyDick-Tours is a company that allows you to enjoy our beautiful Sea landscape of the Azores and enjoy the best that we have to offer. MobyDick-Tours provides the best Quality/Price Whale & Dolphin Watching trips of all the Azores. It is the largest and most comfortable whale watching boat operating on Sao Miguel Island.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Portas do Mar - Marina | Avenida Infante D. Henrique, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9240-113, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very professional and enthusiastic team, low price for the exceptional quality, we saw ~8 whales on our trip

Thank Ruta S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This boat is cheaper than the others by 20 euros - much appreciated as there were three of us. It may be a smaller boat, but not much difference in my opinion. It is a bit slower but gets there ok. We saw loads of...More

Thank sirenewno1
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This was definitely one of the highlights of our trip. It took a while to find the whales, but they were committed and we did find a pod of sperm whales which was very neat. However, my favourite part turned out to be the dolphins...More

Thank Jenessa F
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We went in the Moby Dick boat from the harbour at Ponta Delgada. The sea was quite rough following a few stormy days when the trips had had to be cancelled. We were fine and loved every minute but some people were overcome with sickness...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The best tourism agency to see dolphins and whales in the Azores. They are competent, committed, preoccupied with tourists and persistent to find whales. The big difference for the other agencies was the sincerity for the customers, and the best price, instead of selling they...More

Thank Ana Luísa G
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Iz was great. We saw lots of animals. And it was a very safe trip. Other agencies offer whale watching from unsafe rafts that shouldn't go out that far away from shore. I would recommend Moby Dick tours agency.

Thank Martina M
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We saw tons of dolphins and it is clear that the captain is just as excited about running his tours as his customers, even after many years of experience. As a bonus, it’s extra rewarding to have chosen to tour with this multigenerational family business...More

Thank Joel R
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I would happily recommend whale watching by Moby Dick. The best price around. The crew were helpful, knowledgable and did everything they could to make our trip good

Thank juditat2016
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I had called them a week before our trip and agreed a trip with them for 2. They promised me to give a call on the day before to let me know if they will have the trip or not on (weather was rough all...More

Thank Becsey Z
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Be prepared to be sea sick if you don’t take sea sick tablet or sticker, otherwise it was absolutely amazing day for us. We managed to see a lot of dolphins just below and beside our boat, captain had try very best for us to...More

Thank Janet W
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dejavu0007
5 November 2017|
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Response from RebeccaRiordan | Reviewed this property |
The boat was pretty big. I reckon about 40 people. They were brilliant x
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BluesharkGatineau
26 April 2016|
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Response from skinrice24 | Reviewed this property |
The Moby Dick is a wooden hulled boat ! and was previously used as a passenger ferry running back and forth between the islands ! She is about forty feet long with an upper and lower deck with sheltered lower deck for rainy... More
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Alexandra H
26 November 2015|
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Response from Muuude | Reviewed this property |
hello i am also just a visitor but i know, that you can always see dolphins and spermwhales around the azors. at the azors there is often the same weather - never cold and never hot! you can also try to ask the mobydick-tour... More
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