Water activity

All Inclusive Whale and Dolphin Watching Luxury Tour

Activity provider: OceanSee
Water activity

All Inclusive Whale and Dolphin Watching Luxury Tour

Activity provider: OceanSee
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From US$ 75.25 US$ 63.96 per person

Discover the fascinating wildlife of the Atlantic Ocean on the most luxurious catamaran of Madeira. Enjoy the open bar and VIP service while taking in the views and watching for dolphins and whales.

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese


  • Relax aboard a luxury catamaran with indoor and outdoor seating
  • Sail to the world's second highest sea cliff at Cabo Girão
  • Search for dolphins, whales and turtles in their natural habitat
  • Enjoy unlimited drinks at the open bar and a welcome glass of sparkling wine
Full description
Your 3-hour luxury catamaran tour begins at the docks of the new marina of Funchal. Board the catamaran and enjoy a glass of sparkling wine before setting off. Sail into the ocean to find dolphins, whales, and turtles. Spot these creatures in their natural habitat. After sailing around spotting dolphins, whales and turtles enjoy a 30 minute stop next to Cabo Girão, the 1920 foot (586m) seaside cliff. Here you have a change o go swimming in the crystal clear waters. After a quick swim, you will get back on the boat where you can relax and enjoy the views of the coast of Funchal as you head back to the marina.
  • 3-hour guided dolphin and whale watching tour
  • Toilets for woman and men aboard the luxury catamaran
  • Swimming stop
  • Snorkels and googles provided for free
  • Local snacks
  • All drinks including alcohol
  • A glass of sparkling wine upon arrival
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meet at Kiosk OceanSee/VipDolphins, at the New Marina of Funchal.

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Important information

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  •  Dress appropriately for the weather
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 237 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Service
  • Organization

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The communication with the organisation before the trip was excellent. The boat fantastic, with lots of space and a fantastic team of three that made sure we had everything we needed, before we even knew to think of it! We saw dolphins and whales, and even a big sea turtle. We really think this is the best option for a cruise if you want a bit of space and a personal touch. Drinks, snacks and even time to swim! We didn’t but still enjoyed the views! Thank you all very much, we hope we’ll be back!

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March 21, 2023

The experience was great! The staff were very knowledgeable and hospitable and we were lucky enough to see some whales very close up! A great selection of drinks (which were unlimited) and snacks were also available all throughout. A real VIP experience! If I was to do this again, I would defo book with them again!

October 4, 2022

We have been on several catamaran trips previously and this particular one is the best by a mile. Super polite, kind and welcoming staff and not over crowded! At times it felt like we were on a private charter. Very informative regarding sea life and costal information. A wonderful trip 10/10 would recommend and we will certainly be going back! Thank you x

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August 17, 2022

Product ID: 244222