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Hippocampus Sea Services

Via Faro | Porticciolo Turistico, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
+39 338 612 5140
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Classy cruising

This was superb value for money. When you pull out of the harbor on this lovely boat, you'll be... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
AmandaHPortland
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Portland, Oregon
Lovely cruise to Zingaro

Excellent! The views are stunning! we were also lucky because the sea was with us as well,no waves... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
aburzo3
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London, United Kingdom
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We are happy to welcome you to one of the most beautiful seaside resorts in Italy. This area offers the authentic colours and fragrances of the Mediterranean and we hope you will choose to enjoy and admire some of the most beautiful spots along the coast on our boat.Our excursions go to the splendid bays of the Zingaro Reserve and the “ faraglioni” of Scopello, or the Monte Cofano Reserve and the splendid coves in the Golfo di Macari.The boat can carry up Benvenuti a San Vito Lo Capo da Hippocampus Sea Services.to 12 passengers and during the excursions at least two stops of about 45 minutes are made so you can enjoy a swim in the marvellous crystal-clear waters or just relax and try some of the delicious local products
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Via Faro | Porticciolo Turistico, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was superb value for money. When you pull out of the harbor on this lovely boat, you'll be thanking your lucky stars you found Hippocampus. San Vito harbor is loaded with bigger boats busting with tourists, but Hippocampus is a low-key, authentic experience on...More

Thank AmandaHPortland
HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much Amanda we hope to see you and Mike again on our boat!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent! The views are stunning! we were also lucky because the sea was with us as well,no waves, sunshine, just the perfect weather. Really enjoyed the whole experience and Susan and Mauro were the perfect hosts! Truly recommend!

Thank aburzo3
HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much!!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The trip with Mauro and Susan in their boat was excellent! They are very nice people, with great conversation and stories to tell about San Vito and the surroundings. We definitely recommend it. The boat is very very comfortable, not too big, not too small....More

Thank andreavpp
HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Andrea we hope to see you again on our boat in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Susan and Mauro we excellent hosts and provide our group with a great morning of snorkelling in the Zingaro reserve. Would highly recommend and can't wait to return.

Thank tonyc61
HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I spent half day with Mauro and Susan to La Riserva dello Zingaro. We really enjoyed everything, from Susan's narration into the history of the area to Mauro's support in pushing my wife into the water (my wife cannot swim)!. Excellent lunch...More

Thank emanuele p
HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is our second time going out with Mauro and Susan. We enjoyed it so much the first time that we wanted our kids who are visiting to be able to experience it too. The boat is not big so it's nice to meet and...More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you very much Jim, it was a pleasure for us to have you and Robyn on board again and this time with your Kids, I hope they enjoy it. Definitely we will meet again somewhere.

Reviewed 1 June 2017

We very much enjoyed our boat trip with Susan and Maur. The scenery was beautiful, the opportunities for swimming were lovely and we had some local snacks and wine to top it off. There was lots of information about what we were seeing and local...More

Thank Ann C
HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2017

Thank you very much Ann, it was a pleasure to have you on our boat and we hope to see again!!!!!!

Reviewed 30 May 2017

We met up with some friends who had booked this tour in advance and we were not disappointed. A smaller boat and as there were 7 of us, there were only 2 other people on board so it felt like a private excursion. We left...More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Thank you very much for your review and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 16 August 2016

We are a family of four (our children are 10 and 8 years old) and this tour was the highlight of our vacation in San Vito. Apparently, the tour is particularly popular with families as we shared the boat with two Italian families with young...More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Thank you very much,We hope to see you again

Reviewed 15 August 2016

I arranged 2 half-day private boat trips instead of 1 long day trip since my kids get antsy after a few hours. My emails with Susan and Mauro ahead of time were lovely exchanges so I was sure that our time together would also be...More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2016

Thank you very much!!!!

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Michele A
19 September 2016|
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The tour is about 4 Hours long and the Price is 30 euro per persons
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Joan C
18 March 2016|
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The boat tour starts from San Vito lo Capo marina. Regards
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