Educational Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour with Marine Biologists from Faro
Guided Dolphin and Marine Wildlife Watching Tour in the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, ready to book now! Rates as low as €40 per person. Rates: Regular Dolphin Watching (2 hours 30 minutes) • Adult (Ages 12+): €40 • Child (Ages 0-12): €25 What You Can Expect: Let our marine biologists in search of dolphins and other marine life takes you to an amazing tour! In this tour you will learn more about the wildlife near Faro and have the chance to watch cetaceans in their natural environment. The tour runs only with small groups (max 8 participants). By joining this tour you are actively contributing to our research projects, as we use it to collect data and funds for research. • Responsible: We are comitted to have the minimum impact in our activities. We follow strict rules towards approaching wild animals • Educational: As marine biologists, we try to give an educational approach to dolphin watching • Exclusive: We work only with small groups - maximum 8 participants - creating unique and dedicated experiences Tour Details: • Duration(2h30): Total time may change depending on how fast we can spot cetaceans. • Departure: Daily departures from Faro at 8:30AM (Alternative departures at 11:30 and before sunset - not available daily, contact us for more info). Departure from Olhão with a minimum of 4 participants. • Participants: The tour runs with a minimum of 2 adults and a maximum of 8 people. Itinerary: Before departure, participants will have a briefing on board regarding the activity and its rules. The boat will cruise throughout Ria Formosa Natural Park into the Atlantic Ocean. Our team of Marine Biologists will be focused on finding dolphins and other marine life as soon as we are out in the ocean. We often spot common dolphins, bottlenose dolphins, sharks and many marine birds species (and sometimes whales!). During this activity, the biologists will be gathering valuable scientific data for research while providing an educative approach to the participants. If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 8 guests
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
- Dolphin Tour
Our Company is new portuguese boat tour and marine biology research company. The idea came out of two young Marine Biologists that share a passion for nature, boats and science! Our main goal is to use boat tours as a way to collect data for scientific research (ie: Dolphin watching data collection) but also a way to fund our own research trips during low seasons.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
- Outboard Engine
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 2 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Tour Terms • Weather Conditions - Our tours rely on natural conditions. Therefore, we will inform you in advance if there is any change. • Insurance - Insurance is included for all boat tours held by our company. For more information regarding this, contact our team. • Accessibility - Some activities are not suitable for people with reduced mobility or impairing diseases. Contact us in advance if you have any questions regarding mobility or accessibility. • Our Staff - At meeting time, look for people wearing a white shirt with our logo. • Boarding - Boarding starts 10 minutes before the scheduled departure time. • Other Information - For your comfort, bring adequate clothing. Even during summer time, it is a good idea to bring a jacket for Dolphin tours. Sun cream, water and beach towels are also advised specially from May to October. Cancellation Policy: • Cancellation Policy: Free cancellation up to 48h before the tour. • Cancellations made less than 48h before the tour date/time are charged with 20% of the total booking value. • No show = 100% payment. Note that, due to COVID-19 we lifted the cancel policy until July 1st 2021 – until then all cancels are free regardless of the time. Minimum age: 2 years old.