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VMT Madeira - Catamaran Trips

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Address: Marina do Funchal, loja 9, Funchal, Madeira 9050-024, Portugal
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+351 963 796 860
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09:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Madeira Catamaran, is one of the most popular boat trips on Madeira island...

Madeira Catamaran, is one of the most popular boat trips on Madeira island and have been operating since 2003, taking clients out to sea to watch dolphins, whales and turtles in their natural habitat.

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Dolphin and Whale Hunting

Had a great trip 4hour morning trip out of Funchal Harbour Great staff on board very Modern Catamaran went out about 5 miles from coast then saw Dolphins skimming along side Cat... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a great trip 4hour morning trip out of Funchal Harbour Great staff on board very Modern Catamaran went out about 5 miles from coast then saw Dolphins skimming along side Cat then we all stood on Net between Hulls and Dolphins where swimming under us Great experience didnt see any whales sadly. We then went in near coast line... More 

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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must trip out on a Cat in the open sea with sitings of dolphin groups without being intrusive.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous trip out to sea and although we didn't see any dolphins or turtles, we did see a Sperm Whale which was amazing and the first whale we've ever seen. We paid 140 Euros for 4, or 35 Euros each. The trip then went to the bottom of the massive cliffs, before following the shore past the... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fab trip, saw the Dolphins and pilot whales, fantastic views of FunchL, highly recommend this trip.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went sailing with VMT the other day and I was sat on the "sun beds" also known as the washing machine, something I would learn later in a thrilling trip back to the shore which involved everyone sitting there being soaked (we were warned first (I had a great time!)). We saw both dolphins and two whales and it... More 

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Wirral, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Guaranteed sightings of wildlife or they will offer you another trip, well worth it for a relaxing and rewarding trip, saw bottlenose dolphins close to the boat and shearwaters

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Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff from start to finish, when we arrived at a place where there were a couple of dolphin pods, it was explained that we wouldn't be able to stay long as this was restricted - good to hear! Was fab seeing the dolphins jump around the catamaran and the gave some commentary on the types. On the way back... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the trip! They guaranteed we would see some sea life and we received what we got promised, although we couldn't see the dolphins that long because of animal protection,which we need to respect! In general a nice experience for a change!

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure that this happens on every trip but for me this was magical. Dolphins accompany the cat and you can get right to the bow to watch them. Swim in the sea with snorkel gear provided free, suppose this would not be possible if sea condition was bad. If any complaint it would be that it didn't last long... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour It is one of the best boats we could see on the pier. It is two tiered with bar on first tier. Also people could sit on a net in front of the boat. Very friendly staff. We were wearing t-shirt and it got chilly when in the sea. Staff offered us blankets. We saw two types of... More 

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