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Terra do Pico

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The whale and dolphin trip was amazing!

I'll admit to being a little apprehensive about the size of the boat we went out in, but after... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
l0ngtimelistener
Whale watching trip!!

This trip was just amazing!! Being an animal lover I looked forward to this the most and wasn’t... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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We are a new and small company located in Mosteiros, Sao Miguel - Azores. We are located on the northwestern part of the island, where whale hunting was practiced more than 30 years ago. Now they are back in great numbers! It is a zone carved by the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua do Porto n0 32 | Next to the fishing harbor, Mosteiros, Sao Miguel 9555-151, Portugal
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+351 910 330 029
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'll admit to being a little apprehensive about the size of the boat we went out in, but after seeing several large vessels leaving Ponta Delgada, I was really happy to have opted for Terra do Pico from the other side of the island in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This trip was just amazing!! Being an animal lover I looked forward to this the most and wasn’t disappointed! This particular company (recommended) are based in Mosteiros which is where we met before the trip, the staff were very informative and knowledgable.. we were led...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2,5 hour tour end of August 2018. While we saw several sperm whales and a group of dolphins, we were a little disappointed overall. They state on their website to put an warm cloths, but this is absolutely not necessary; better put...More

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Terra do P, Guia at Terra do Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good afternoon Mr. Florian, First of all thank you for your review all reviews help us grow as a company. Regarding the information on the website, you should know that we work in different months of the year and so in most of them you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We appreciate the commercial policy of "Terra do Pico": they guarantee to see whales, otherwise you can join another trip without additional costs.The trip after having seen two different species of whales and one of dophins ended with a nice tour around a beautiful rock...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing experience. Very friendly team of people welcomed us in the morning for our first tour. The tours are only made up of a few people so are very personable. We didn't have to wait long until we were surrounded by loads of...More

Thank Stuart P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A super friendly crew and a clean and safe boat provided us with a top experience. We spent the trip watching dolphines - very impressive. Unfortunately we were not lucky on that day and we did not see a whale. Thank you very much for...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently did a full day Whalewatching tour with Terra do Pico- was great!!! The guide was very good, the group was small and we had the luck to have seen great sightings morning (baby whale which stayed with our boat for almost an hour...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful trip out on the sea.We saw a babywhale 🐳,dolphins 🦈 and a turtle🐢. We realy greatful that we made this trip. Thanks to the team. Best wishes, Frank und Petra

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw three whales during the all trip and we were a bit disappointed. It was hard for the guide to spot something. When we finally found 3 whales, we stayed for 10 minutes and it was finished. The guide didn't tell us that we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an amazing experience - for 15 minutes, four whales were swimming within a range of 10 metres of our boet. The guide was very pleasant and gave a lot of information.

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Danielle M
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Response from TerradoP | Property representative |
Good afternoon Miss Daniele, Apologies for answering just now. For the whale watching morning and afternoon are good. They just have different behaviors, morning they are more active and feeding and afternoon more calm and... More
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