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Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal

Join this exciting 3-hour tour on board of a luxury catamaran off the coast of Funchal watching dolphins and whales in their natural habitat. We will head then to Cabo Girão world second highest sea cliff. On our way back, we will stop in the famous fishing village Camara do Lobos. Last leg of the journey we sail close to Funchal Bay where you can enjoy the stunning view of the coast of Funchal from Atlantic Ocean.

Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal

Highlights · Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal
  • Enjoy a thrilling experience seeing whales & dolphins in their natural habitat.
  • Visit the world second-highest sea cliff, Cabo Girão.
  • Enjoy stunning views of Funchal Bay from the ocean.

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Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal

What to expect?

Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal

Join an approximately 3-hour Tour sailing and sighting marine wildlife such as dolphins, whales, and turtles off the coast of Madeira. Seeing these wonderful creatures in their natural habitat is a once in a lifetime experience, specially when they sometimes start jumping and splashing nearby! The tour offers the opportunity of watching sea life in small groups, for a better experience.

The journey includes a stop at Cabo Girão, one of the highest sea cliffs in the world. Our certified guides will give you plenty of information about the marine fauna, flora and the surrounding area.

During the summer, you can go for a dip into the crystal clear waters whilst taking in the beautiful scenery. We can provide you with snorkeling equipment free of charge. By the end of the Tour, we will return closer to the coast so that you can enjoy the spectacular views of Madeira Island from the ocean.

Price and optionals

Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal
  •   From: € 25.00 per person
  •   Includes:
    • Tour Guide

Important info

Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal
  •   Duration: Under 4h
  •   Effort: Passive
  •   Skills required: Beginner
  •   Difficulty level: Very easy
  •   Languages spoken: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
  •   Minimum booking (nº of participants): 1
  •   Maximum booking (nº of participants): 35

Please arrive for check-in at Marina Funchal at least 20min before the departure time.

Once aboard, there will be a safety briefing and information about the trip.

It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing, to bring sun cream, a hat, a towel, and a windbreaker.

And do not forget your camera!

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Whale & Dolphin Watching in Funchal

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Magic Dolphin Madeira
We sail along the beautiful looking Bay of Funchal looking out for whales and dolphins playing, jumping, splashing in their natural environment. Often we spot them.
Magic Dolphin Madeira
Marina do Funchal Marina do Funchal 9000-054
Funchal Madeira Funchal (Portugal)


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