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MobyDick Tours - Whales & Dolphins Watching

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Portas do Mar - Marina | Avenida Infante D. Henrique, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9240-113, Portugal
+351 919 942 831
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Less expensive and worth the money

We did Whale and Dolphins watching with this company in October. The usual residents are sperm... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Raja N
London, United Kingdom
Average, possible sea sickness

The ride was very slow, it took around 2 hours to even see the dolphins. The weather was nice, but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Created in two thousand and three, MobyDick-Tours is a company that allows you to enjoy our beautiful Sea landscape of the Azores and enjoy the best that we have to offer. MobyDick-Tours provides the best Quality/Price Whale & Dolphin Watching trips of all the Azores. It is the largest and most comfortable whale watching boat operating on Sao Miguel Island.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Portas do Mar - Marina | Avenida Infante D. Henrique, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9240-113, Portugal
+351 919 942 831

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We did Whale and Dolphins watching with this company in October. The usual residents are sperm whale and couple of varieties of dolphins in this season. We did 2 trips with them, one in the morning and another in the evening. We saw Whales and...More

Thank Raja N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ride was very slow, it took around 2 hours to even see the dolphins. The weather was nice, but the boat was moving a lot and half of the boat was throwing up. We saw a couple of dolphins and one whale. The price...More

Thank yellowana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really excellent little family operation. The Master/Captain has a real passion for his work and went to great lengths to make sure we got to see what was available on the day. Interesting ‘lecture’ about the wildlife and even though late in the season we...More

Thank Chip334
Reviewed 1 week ago

i've never seen the whales or dolphins except at Various marinelands, seaworlds which doesn't count. This was our chance to see these wonders in there natural habitat. sometimes when you go on these you can't help but wonder ...are we really going to see them?...we'll...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To begin with, I think you should read this comment as it might give the best impression how it is. The time we went was the ending of September (less whales already and worse weather). - It costs 35€/person and it lasts at least 4...More

Thank Blaz K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were naughty and booked a tour at MobyDick tours against the advice of our traveling agency. Best Choice Ever Next to offering the best price for a whale watching tour (35 instead of 55 euros everywhere else), the owner of the place (and also...More

1  Thank Robin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was a group of 4 of us that went out on a morning excursion. We saw hundreds of dolphins and 5 hump back whales. The day was perfect, the water was wonderful. I do understand that mother nature has a lot to do with...More

1  Thank Valerie G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In four hours, we saw whales and many, many dolphins. The captain gave us a lecture about the sea creatures in Azores. This wooden boat might not be as fast as others but captain is well-experienced and really know how to spot the animals. It...More

1  Thank Joanna W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The trip was absolutely fantastic!! We saw a humpback whale and her baby and lots of dolphin. The team were brilliant and very knowledgeable and passionate. I recommend buying sea sick tablets as it is choppy! The crew really look after you if you are...More

Thank Rachael P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

3-4 hours went quickly. Got a little rain and Big waves. Saw only dolphins. Captain told that high season for whales is on spring.. Climate change has affection here too..

Thank Nasmiina
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26 April 2016|
Response from skinrice24 | Reviewed this property |
The Moby Dick is a wooden hulled boat ! and was previously used as a passenger ferry running back and forth between the islands ! She is about forty feet long with an upper and lower deck with sheltered lower deck for rainy... More
Alexandra H
27 November 2015|
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Response from Muuude | Reviewed this property |
hello i am also just a visitor but i know, that you can always see dolphins and spermwhales around the azors. at the azors there is often the same weather - never cold and never hot! you can also try to ask the mobydick-tour... More
12 April 2015|
Response from MobyDick-Tours | Property representative |
Hello. My name is José Fernando Costa Captain owner of MobyDick-Tours in reaguard to your questions: I am sorry that you could not find our website the reason is that it is being worked on and changed to a new domain soon... More
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