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Private 2 hour Whale Watching Tour provided by Whale Watch Tenerife

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Private 2 hour Whale Watching Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
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Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 01/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Tenerife's Whale Watching Specialists. Just your group with our Biologist staff onboard to respectfully observe the whales and dolphins of Tenerife. This two hour private tour (10 guests maximum) departs at 9:30am, 12 noon or 2:30pm from dock Pantalan No.3 in the Puerto Colón Marina, Costa Adeje in the south of Tenerife. This is an educational eco-adventure with the opportunity to listen to whales and dolphins with our hydrophone, we include the tour photos of the marine wildlife for free and offer our Sightings Guarantee. The boat is a custom built 8 meter whale watching boat with cushioned bench seats.
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Departure Point
Whale Watch Tenerife SL, Puerto Colón Marina, Pantalán No3, s/n, 38660 Costa Adeje, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All local taxes are included in the price
  • Live commentary on board by our Biologist Staff
  • Listen to whales and dolphins on our hydrophone
  • Tour photos of the wildlife sent by email after the tour
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks (you can bring food and non-alcoholic drinks onboard)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • All ages welcome
  • Guide speaks; English and Spanish
  • Guest restrictions: pregnancies, neck or back problems, mobility problems, recent surgeries or over 120kg for participants with back problems
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Urszula wrote a review Aug 2020
Poland1 contribution
We loved our tour. We saw lots of pilot whales and loved what John told us about them. Also being so close to them felt amazing. We felt quite safe on the boat as far as Covid protective measures are concerned.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Private 2 hour Whale Watching Tour
Responded 18 Aug 2020
Thank you for your comment. We are happy to know that you had a great time but also it's very important that you felt save on board. We always try to do our best and give you the best experience. We hope to see you soon!
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senga wrote a review Mar 2020
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On that marine safari we had John as the captain and Maria as the guide. Both not only know their subject and could answer all our questions but they obviously also love and respect nature and marine wildlife. We could watch lots of different kinds of dolphins swimming and
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Responded 2 Mar 2020
Thank you for you nice comment and recommendation. We love to know that you had a wonderful time on our eco-tour and that you enjoyed the different species of whales and dolphins. It's always very exciting. Our team on board is taking care of everything, from the scientific informations to the photos of the tour, to give you the opportunity to just relax and enjoy your tour. We hope to see you soon for more fantastic eco-adventures here in Tenerife.
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sean wrote a review Mar 2020
Uttoxeter, United Kingdom23 contributions
My wife booked the tour for the family online and it was fairly straightforward. We met our tour guide at gate 3 of Porto Colon Harbour. After a short safety brief we set off and headed out .Our first sighting was of a pod of Dolphins and they came in fairly close, the tour
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Private 2 hour Whale Watching Tour
Responded 3 Mar 2020
Thank you for sharing your experience with us and others whales and dolphins lovers. We are always happy to know that you enjoyed our tour, the biology explanation about the wildlife and the photos of the tour. We always trying to do our best and we feel it's important the effort to pick up and ¨clean ¨ a bit from plastic. Every little action counts. We hope to see you soon for more great eco-adventures in Tenerife.
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Michael Rider wrote a review Jan 2020
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What a fab experience with my son Ashley. Seen plenty of Pilot Whales along with baby. Great crew n captain really knew their subject. Totally respectful of the animals and their space. Also stopped a couple of times to collect floating garbage. Wanted to do this trip for so
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Private 2 hour Whale Watching Tour
Responded 26 Jan 2020
Thank you for joining us. It was great to have you and your son onboard to observe the whales of Costa Adeje. We appreciate you sharing your experience with fellow whale watching enthusiasts and hope to see you both again soon.
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asha d wrote a review Dec 2019
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We went on a private tour with Jon as our captain and Beatrice as our guide. They both were very professional and amazing. Beatrice explained to us all about the marine life and was very patient while answering questions from our very excited 6 six year old girls. Jon made sure
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Responded 26 Dec 2019
Thanks for joining us on a private whale watching tour in Tenerife! It was a pleasure to have you all onboard with us to explore the marine wildlife of Costa Adeje. We appreciate the kind recommendation and wish you all a fabulous 2020!
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oanaalexxandra
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Great experience
Spent 2 hours sailing with them in great company and safe conditions. An excellent experience from their staff, hig
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HiHland
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Excellent!
Whale Watch Tenerife is an excellent, responsible and professional small whale-watch company. The team - John the
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j0liekep
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Highly recommended - beautiful trip!
We LOVED this trip! The circumstances were great (beautiful weather, calm ocean, respectful approach of the animals
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yarekop
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Fantastic crew
Spectacular trip, we saw plenty of whales and couple of turtles. Fantastic crew, they have vast knowledge about spe
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anca1208
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Excellent
Really nice experience, we got to see whales and even dolphins the end. Awesome crew, we recommend it
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marcelina_gans
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It was a pleasure :)
Great approach of guides - we were respectful for animals, learn a lot of interesting information. It was a pleasur
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candicefl2019
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Fantastic!!
If I could do it again and again everyday I would do it without hesitation! We were only 3 visitors on the boat (be
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354ond_ejp
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whale watching - an amazing experience
Watching dolphins and whales was an amazing experience. We have seen many groups of these animals. Captain John was
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Tramuntanne
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Simply amazing
John took us to a 2-hour tour trough Adeje's coast to try and see the pilot whales and dolphins. We were lucky to s
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Purzilini
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RESPECT
Fabulous! My two children and I very much enjoyed this adventure. Our Captain John's respect and passion for the ma
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Lpbaker87
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Would book again with no hesitation
We went on the 2 hour whale watching trip, we met at the blue gate no3 with captain John and Ely. They gave us the
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769csabah
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Fantastic trip
We took the 2:30 pm tour and were fortunate enough to see a lot of whales and dolphines, some of them from very clo
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sagrarior812
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Eco-friendly experience
It's been a very didactical experience, very suitable for children. John and Ely are lovely and also eco-lovers. W
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CandidWatson
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Amazing, fun and informative
We went on the two hour trip. Just 10 of us on a small dirigible speed boat. I was with my husband and two kids (10
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elsat697
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Perfect experience! I highly recommand
This trip was amazing. We’ve see a lot of dolphins and whales. The boat driver and the guide were very attentive a
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  • Duration: 2h
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  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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