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Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira

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    What to Expect
    The meeting point is at On Tales store in Calheta's Marina, 15 minutes before departure time.

    Your Captain and the team will give you a warm welcome, where you will have the chance to hear about some safety procedures and tour details. Also, if you have any worries or requests, feel free to expose to the Team accompanying you. The Captain will lead you to the yacht Miranda.

    During this tour, you will have the chance to Swim and Snorkel along the coastline and experience the calm, warm and clear water of the south west sea of Madeira Island. Be there and admire its rocky bottom and its marine life. Depending on weather conditions, you can choose the place you want to dive or the village you want to see. On our way back, let us hear about your adventure, enjoy a sun bath and chill out on board Miranda with cold drinks offered by On Tales boat team.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Marina da Calheta, 9370-135 Lombo Do Doutor, Portugal
    Departure Time
    9:00am, 12:15am, 3:15pm, 6:15pm & 9:00 pm daily 
    Please arrive at least 15 min earlier to attend a short briefing about security and other info of the tour.
    Duration
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Light refreshments (water, fruit juice, soft drinks, beer)
    • Snorkel equipment (masks, fins and tubes)
    • Hair and body towels
    • Blankets
    • Shower after swimming time
    • Toilet
    • Cabin
    • Bottled water
    Exclusions
    • Transportation to/from attractions. We can organize hotel transfers upon request. There might be an extra charge for this service, depending on the location of your hotel.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Confirmation will be sent before the tour or 48 hours after booking:
    • Subject to availability
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions (if canceled due weather conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund)
    • Family friendly
    • Limited to 8 guests
    • Children under 3 - free of charge
    • Children from 3 to 12 - 50% discount
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Fantastic experience with friendly and knowledgeable staff. We choose OnTales because of the Google reviews and let me say they exceeded my expectations. My wife and I have loved it.
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    Response from ComDirector_ontales, Director of Sales at Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira
    Responded 2 days ago
    Thank you Mario, it was such a pleasure to meet you and your wife ! This cruise was a special one indeed and we are pleased you could experience the magic of the ocean on our yacht.
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    We had the most amazing trip with ontales, watching dolphins playing in the sea from a small yacht. Both the team on the shore, as the team on the boat are incredibly kind and make sure you have a wonderful experience. I would really recommend booking this trip, as the small
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    Response from ComDirector_ontales, Director of Sales at Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira
    Responded 1 week ago
    Dear Jorien, meeting you was a pleasure and you were so kind that we will remember you for a long time ! Great guests are the main ingredient to a perfect moment on the ocean ! We are looking forward to your next visit to Madeira island
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    When people say they go out of the way to please their customers this is one of those companies. Smart boat crew, helpful and informative, although for two hours we didn't see a thing. Christiano just doesn't want to give up to make sure you get a sighting, Yes, its a lottery
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    Response from ComDirector_ontales, Director of Sales at Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Dear M & S, it was really nice meeting you and your friends ! Great guests are the main ingredient to our success, together with our common interest in Nature. Thank you for choosing to spend this cruise with On Tales !
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    Captain Cristiano and his biology first mate did not disappoint. While wildlife is somewhat unpredictable their spotter did an amazing job of finding us dolphins and pilot whales on our adventure. I had low expectations of what we might see and they were far surpassed. We
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    Response from ComDirector_ontales, Director of Sales at Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Thank you Karen for such a great feedback, nature was truly amazing on that day and treated us with 2 species of dolphins and pilot whales. Thank you for choosing a cruise with On Tales !
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    Took this trip out during our stay on Madeira. Selected this company on the reviews and mainly due to the small group that goes out on the trip as I am not keen on large groups. We were not disappointed our group of 6 were treated with sightings of very close by dolphins and
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    Response from ComDirector_ontales, Director of Sales at Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Dear Julie & Ronnie, Thank you for all these wonderful compliments ! Having you on-board was a pleasure, we are happy that you gave us the opportunity to share our amazing environment with you and met bottlenose dolphins ... and a cute turtle ! Best regards from the On Tales team
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