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Address: Porto Velho | 9950 Madalena Do Pico, Pico 9950-334, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 292 622 980
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Pico Sport operates since 1996 at Pico Island. We operate Scuba Diving,...

Pico Sport operates since 1996 at Pico Island. We operate Scuba Diving, Whale Watching, Snorkel with Wild Dolphins, Kayaking and Mountain Climbing. We offer a wide range of accommodation at Pico Island for each standart. Experience the warm and family style atmosphere in our team. Pico Sport was the discoverer of shark diving in the Azores and runs a modern fleet of 10 boats.

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loved diving with Frank's team!

very professional very personable big shout out to andre, francisco and roberto for helping me and hans with our diving. i was very impressed and we will be back soon thanks... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Frankfurt (Oder), Germany
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Toulouse, France
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

Great time with Pico Sport and their team. Nice dives, dolphins swimw, whales watching, and good advices on the island and around. Thank you !

Thank FloBreuil
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015

We booked with Pico Sport for whale watching on the first day of expected clear weather after several days of bad weather. The group was large and was split in two: the first group went on a RHIB, and we went on a hard boat. As we went out and the ocean was very rough and practically everyone on board... More 

Thank Adam C
whale999, Inhaber at Pico Sport, responded to this review

Dear customer. Thank you very much for your review. It matters a lot to us what pur clients say and what happens on board as even after beeing in the business for 21 years at Pico Island we are keen to improve our service whereever possible. I have investigated your case from yesterday with other passengers on board, the skipper... More 

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

Amazing diving with mantas, awesome sites in the island. Joao Rodrigues, the dive master was professional, friendly and extremely patient teacher; vividly recommend!

Thank PedroOC
Schindellegi, Switzerland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Thank you Frank and your team for the unforgettable moments with whales and dolphins Excellent professional organization, knowledgeable and friendly staff.

Thank Martin N
New York City, New York
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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

We went out to princess Alice for the day and had fun. Our guide was fantastic and let us snorkel around with the mantas at the end of the dives. It is a pricey dive, but it was a good time. My only complaint is having to pay for an additional rental to do the check dive- if you going... More 

Thank finleypat
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

We went to Pico as a part of our honeymoon trip and booked a small house in Pico. The contact with the manager was very good. Pico sport took care of everything concerning our stay - transport to and from the airport, assistance in renting the bikes and also provided a special gift for our honeymoon. It was a great... More 

Thank Kamil F
Calne, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We (a family of 6, two parents and children aged 16-22) went on a short kayaking trip with pico sport. It was short because it was terrible. Pico sport were rude and unprofessional. We were asked to pay the full amount beforehand 'incase we didn't come back' - I thought they were joking, as the trip progressed it increasingly felt... More 

Thank reallylast1
whale999, Manager at Pico Sport, responded to this review

It is a very interesting comment. How can somebody judge about our whale watching, dolphin snorkeling or shark diving if he never did this with us. This clients did a kajak tour and the agreed route was indeed a bit wavy. One boat had a leak what must have happened before boarding. It was the boat of a volutneer guide... More 

Toronto, Canada
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Went scuba diving with blue sharks last year with Pico Sport and had a great time. This year with my teenage son, I decided to take advantage of Pico Sport's kayaking tours along the coast. The guide, Francisco was excellent and my son even got a chance to do some snorkel diving during a few stops along the way. Highly... More 

2 Thank Bertzillas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

3 dives, chaos, no safety, bad equipment, decompression sickness! Me and my friend wanted to do a diving trip to the Princess Alice Bank on the Azores, Portugal. We could only do it with Pico Sports since we had only 20 dives not the actually needed 50 and my friend had only an OWD, not and AOWD. They did a... More 

Thank 11005321
whale999, Inhaber at Pico Sport, responded to this review

NO DECOMPRESSION ACCIDENT !!!! I want to point out that the check dive was done with an experienced instructor with every diver that dives with us. We check the boyency of the diver and the confidence before we confirm the deep blue diving. There are divers with more than 50 dives that do not know how to dive and there... More 

Frankfurt (Oder), Germany
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

very professional very personable big shout out to andre, francisco and roberto for helping me and hans with our diving. i was very impressed and we will be back soon thanks frank!

Thank monicasteinolson

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