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Porto Santo Free Snorkeling Tour

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Porto Santo Island, Portugal
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Porto Santo Island Snorkeling Tour

An absolutely incredible experience. I’ve never been snorkeling before and it was great. There was... read more

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Reviewed 18 November 2017
henri_fisher
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Great tour- best of our whole trip! Join it!

It was a great day with Mathias and his highly trained dog. His love to the animals and the... read more

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Reviewed 14 November 2017
Melanie F
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Nienburg
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

An absolutely incredible experience. I’ve never been snorkeling before and it was great. There was a tutorial on how to use the gear at the start too. We saw thousands of fishes, octopuses, crabs, eels and much more. A well worth experience that you can...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

It was a great day with Mathias and his highly trained dog. His love to the animals and the environment is admirable. The snorkle location is great location, with great animals. But in particular it was like a day with a good old friend. My...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This was the best thing I did on the island by far! I climbed up the Picos and I walked the 9km of golden sand with the Atlantic lapping at my legs. I ate beautiful local cuisine and I even caught a few tasty waves....More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

We had an amazing time snorkeling with Matias. The spot was spectacular and Matias was really good at pointing out all sorts of interesting marine life. Would definitely do it again!

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Great passionate guy who clearly loves his island and nature, and wants everyone to experience the wonder of creation and therefore learn to respect it. Great snorkling with wonderful clear water, good mixture of marine life to see, in wonderful warm waters.

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

A great tour and we saw many fish and star fish. Matais loves his island and the marine environment surrounding it. Even as we were snorkelling he was clearing away discarded fishing line and bits of plastic. He does these trips to educate people about...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

My girlfriend and i went on the free snorkeling trip and it is definitely recommended. Mathias supplies all the training and equipment and safety advice needed. Seeing an octopus interact with people is amazing as well as all the lovely fish. We were taken to...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

First of all, the instructors were so nice and so helpful. They came and picked us up from the hotel. They even showed us a few picturesque spots along the way and stopped to let us get out and take a longer look. The snorkelling...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

An amazing adventure with a very handsome guy. No preknowledge necessary and garanteed fantastic memorys. Great fun, well organized and , if you want, for free.

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We came across a leaflet in the reception of Pestana Porto Santo Hotel for snorkeling with Mathias and we're so glad we contacted him as we had a fab trip! He took 8 of us to a cystal clear bay on the east of the...More

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Anabella2U
8 August 2017|
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Response from Iza9119 | Property representative |
Dear Anne, I believe there are 2 ways of finding out: 1- you do a snorkeling tour with us, and immediatly you should have a pretty good idea of how much is appropriate 2- You search on previous reviews kindly, Matias
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marengotraveler
8 August 2017|
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Dear Mr. Marengo, We could book on 23th or 22nd of October at 10:45am, 200meters away from the ferry. I would suggest 23th.... kindly, Matias
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Sarah C
17 July 2017|
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