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Santa Maria

Marina do Funchal, Funchal, Madeira 9000-083, Portugal
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Santa Maria de Colombo Galleon Cruise Tour
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Sailing along the coast of Madeira in the replica of Santa Maria boat.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“honey cake” (34 reviews)
“boat trip” (18 reviews)
“cabo girao” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Marina do Funchal, Funchal, Madeira 9000-083, Portugal

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"honey cake"
in 34 reviews
"boat trip"
in 18 reviews
"cabo girao"
in 20 reviews
"diesel engine"
in 6 reviews
"madeira wine"
in 37 reviews
"christopher columbus"
in 10 reviews
"main sail"
in 4 reviews
"below deck"
in 4 reviews
"quiet bay"
in 3 reviews
"saw dolphins"
in 11 reviews
"set sail"
in 4 reviews
"sea life"
in 8 reviews
"great trip"
in 13 reviews
"relaxing trip"
in 4 reviews
"highly recommend this trip"
in 5 reviews
"morning or afternoon"
in 3 reviews
"bottle nose dolphins"
in 3 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw masses of dolphins and hat was the highlight . No swimming but then the average age on our trip was about 70 and 2 people err sea sick ! My husband and I enjoyed it worth a trip

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

I was so impressed with our trip on the Santa Maria De Colombos which sails from Funchal along the coast to where the dolphins are. We saw quite a few dolphins which was amazing, incredible and moving. The 3 hour trip was absolutely brilliant which...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

A great, way to stroll along, seeing boats and life. When we went was the car exhibts, so lots folks around.very flat, si goid if have mobolity issues.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This trip is amazing We managed to see dolphins and when the ship stopped close to the shore you could see the fish swimming by. The staff gave a commentary when sailing close to shore and encouraged you to take a dip when it stopped....More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

A replica of the sailing ship used by Christopher columbus and built in Madeira. The concept is interesting and the boat sails either by sails or it also has a motor. Quite calm and quiet under sail. Having read other reviews which told of how...More

Thank foxycreature
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Excellent relaxing trip . The coastline at its best. Dolphin sighting as they breed there. Opportunity to have a dip and also taste the sherry and a piece of honey cake. Very recommendable. Tip: get there early to get the best seats. If on cruise...More

Thank susan d
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic trip with a great crew and we saw a huge pod of dolphins. Well worth the 35€ each and it included a 15 minute swim stop as well as a free glass of madeiran wine and honey cake. I highly recommend...More

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floweram
15 April 2018|
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Response from Santa Maria d | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. The boat is well opened outside, so everywhere you sit will be good. But maybe in the same deck as the captain is will be good to get pictures from the boat and also from the lanscapes. If you... More
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Altwood2010
31 January 2018|
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Hello, Thank you for your question. Yes, we have toilets at the boat. As long as the weather is good the trip is every day from 10h30 to 13h30 or from 15h00 to 18h00. Best regards
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Ivo T
16 June 2017|
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Dear Ivo T, Thank you for your question. If you have a baby or a toddler, you can bring a pram on board. Please make your booking in advance. Regards, Santa Maria de Colombo
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