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Ponta Delgada: Whales and Volcanoes Tour with Lunch

4.6 / 5

37 reviews

Activity provider: Green Visions Tours
Water activity

Ponta Delgada: Whales and Volcanoes Tour with Lunch

Activity provider: Green Visions Tours
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From US$ 146.61 per person

Likely to sell out

Embark on a day tour of the Azores. Look for whales and dolphins in their natural environment foon a catamaran boat trip and admire the views of Lagoa de Fogo and its volcanic crater lake.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pick-up possible from your hotel or private accommodation. Pick up is between 8:45 / 9:00 AM


  • Sail around the stunning archipelago of the Azores
  • Look for different species of whales and dolphins
  • Explore the volcanic landscape of the island's interior
Full description
Benefit from mini van pick-up at your accommodation in Ponta Delgada and the area around and then explore the coastline of São Miguel island by boat. Spend 3 hours looking for majestic whales and playful dolphins in their natural environment.  Reconnect with the natural world as you go in search of the sperm whales, blue whales, humpback whales, fin whales and sei whales that make the archipelago one of the best places in the world to see different marine mammals. Keep a look out for turtles, flying fish, sea birds and jumping dolphins along the way.  Disembark at the marina and enjoy a tasty lunch at local restaurant. Afetr lunch make your way to the volcanic landscapes of Lagoa do Fogo crater lake. See one of the most beautiful lakes in São Miguel and experience the amazing interior of the island up close. Learn about how is used the volcanic heat to produce renewable energy to the island.
  • Pickup from your hotel or private accommodation
  • Minivan transportation
  • Boat trip by catamaran
  • Local guide/driver
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Dessert
  • Photo opportunities
  • Entrance fee for Caldeiras da Ribeira Grande geothermal pools (3€ per person)

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Important information

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  • Bring your valid ID
  • This tour is subject to the weather conditions
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 37 reviews

Review summary

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Amazing! Our guide Nuno was great- he took us to the whale tour boat (the staff are amazing and explain everything that’s happening and info about the whales and dolphins) we saw three sperm whales and so many dolphins- it was amazing! Take anti sickness tablets if you suffer with sea sickness, as it can get rough. Our guide then picked us up and took us for lunch and then drove us around the volcanos and mountains. Highly recommend

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March 23, 2023

We had 2 tours with Get Your Guide and the guide was the same - Hugo. We spent an excellent time. Hugo has a great knowledge of Azores, we leaned a lot about islands. Time was well managed, we had enough time to see everything without rush. The choice of local restaurants for lunch was very good! Thank you.

March 23, 2023

Whale trip was great, very knowledgeable, we saw lots of dolphins and a whale! Can get a bit choppy, bring your sea legs. The tour with Hugo was A++, absolutely perfect. Very knowledgeable of the island, perfect English spoken, lunch was amazing. Couldn't recommend this trip any more, just perfect.

March 23, 2023

Product ID: 94524