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Address: C.C. Ocean Center Local 15 | C.C. Ocean Center, local 15, 38660 Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
Phone Number: +34 922 75 00 85
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Description: The close encounter with Dolphins and whales in Tenerife There are 28...
The close encounter with Dolphins and whales in Tenerife There are 28 species of Whales and Dolphins that either reside in or pass through Canarian waters. Pilot Whales and Bottlenose Dolphins are resident to the waters off the South West coast of Tenerife and enable the whale watching industry to all but guarantee sightings. Rough Toothed dolphins used to be resident nearer La Gomera before the fast ferries arrived and were frequently seen; they have now moved further around the island. Sperm whales reside between Tenerife and Gran Canaria.
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Although the bus trip was horrible, the boat trip was very nice! Both whales and dolphins were spotted, and the food and service was excellent. I would have liked the continous... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Even though my daughter got sea sick, she saw dolphins and pilot whales and was delighted, worth every penny just to see the look on her face.

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

We went two days ago and had a great trip. Picked up outside our hotel and taken to the port we found our seats on top and enjoyed the ride out to sea. Within no time Dolphins were in front, then whales. The lady commentated informing us of breeds eat and notified us when they spotted more. Saw so many,... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Although the bus trip was horrible, the boat trip was very nice! Both whales and dolphins were spotted, and the food and service was excellent. I would have liked the continous flow of info from the guide on the speakers to be less, and on a lower volume.

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Corby, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We went on the 4.5 hour cruise. The boat is very spacious and comfortable for the amount of people that were on it the day we went. We stood on the front of the boat to watch the passing Dolphins and pilot whales. They were absolutely fascinating to watch. The boat would change course and sail towards the varying pods... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

having visited tenerife in 2014 and sailed on maxicat. the delphin is much more informative. it has 3 decks one which is fully covered so no bad sun tan afterwards. the crew spoke in 6 different languages and were very friendly. The food was included in the price as was beer. sangria and soft drinks. wasnt too crowded and not... More 

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Slough, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

we took the boat foreuros 20 each, spent two hours out watching dolphins, they were close to the boat, and the "captain" was allowing everyone time to take photos' etc., exceptionally good time

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Nyon, Switzerland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

The Royal Delfin tour was amazing! You can choose between 3 trips (2 hours, 3 hours or 4.5 hours). We chose the 4.5 hours trip so I can only comment on this one. The staff, 'guide' and cameraman were all very nice. The trip starts with a ride (about 1h20) along the coast to reach Los Gigantes (during which a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Absolutely fantastic. We booked the longest trip. Lovely staff, helpful and kind. Boat was three quarters full. Food was lovely and plenty to drink. Seeing the dolphins and Whales was amazing. I throughly recommend this trip and this company.

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Espoo, Finland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Well, the kids loved seeing the dolphins and the whales, but aside that you pay quite a bit for a short (in range) boat trip and some quite below average food (I would not expect to pay more than 4e for the meal they offer). Definitely take only the 2hr trip, we were on a 3hr trip and it was... More 

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We were traveling with a pretty large group of people, 3 of whom were celebrating 30th birthdays. Some of the group wanted to see dolphins and whales and some just wanted to party. With unlimited self serve sangria and beer on the boat (among other beverages) this was perfect for everyone! Even those who weren't too excited about whale watching... More 

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