Water activity

Madeira: 2-Hour Whale and Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

4.5 / 5

4 reviews

Madeira: 2-Hour Whale and Dolphin Watching Boat Tour

From US$ 62.40 per person

Have fun whale and dolphin-watching while touring Madeira Island by speedboat. Approach wildlife with respect and care as you enjoy your time at sea.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
German, English


  • Take advantage of a high marine mammal sighting success rate
  • Enjoy touring Madeira Island by speed boat
  • Marvel at beautiful views of the Madeira coastline
  • Have the chance to see the island's wildlife
Full description
Glide around Madeira Island as you search for whales and dolphins by speedboat. Experience close encounters with the island's wildlife and follow the guidance of your local crew to approach animals with awareness. Meet your speedboat crew at the port and aboard a modern and highly efficient whale watching vessel. The speedboat's silent engines are ideal for wildlife watching as they cause little disturbance to the sensitive hearing of whales and dolphins. Once aboard, tour the sea around Madiera Island and beyond as your speed boat takes you to far distances for an optimal marine-watching experience.
  • Whale and dolphin watching boat tour
  • Boat crew
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    Avenida Dom Manuel I 9370-135 Estreito da Calheta

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • There is a 95.4% marine mammal sighting success rate
    • The boat takes up to 12 people and 2 crew members
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    Overall rating

    4.5 /5

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    After a rather disappointing whale watching on a large catamaran the day before, I booked this tour at short notice. Yes, it's more expensive than others, but it's really worth it. You get the feeling that the guides are really competent and they also exude their enthusiasm for these animals. Despite the rather high "hit rate", it was very difficult to find a group of whales or dolphins that afternoon, but we didn't give up and in the end we were successful and found a group of dolphins. It is nice here that you are in a small group and so everyone has the chance to ask questions and have a good look at the animals. Absolutely to suggest!

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