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Address: pantalan 9. Puerto Colon, 38660 Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
Phone Number: +34 922 106 610
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Description: Maxicat offers you either 3 or 4½ hour excursions, on the most ecological...
Maxicat offers you either 3 or 4½ hour excursions, on the most ecological catamaran of its kind, where you will be offered an incomparable service. You will be able to discover the fascinating world of the sea mammals that inhabit the waters of the Canary Islands, enjoy your time along the south coast, relax on the spacious sundecks and swim and a snorkel in Atlantic Ocean's waters. It will be the highlight of your holiday!
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Crowded Boat - Poor Tannoy System - Amazing wildlife

We were so lucky to see a pod of pilot whales escorting a humpback out of their territory that everything else about the day was quickly forgotten. The bad, Being picked up at... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We were so lucky to see a pod of pilot whales escorting a humpback out of their territory that everything else about the day was quickly forgotten. The bad, Being picked up at 8:40, arriving at 9am and not getting on the boat till 10!!! Ridiculous. Being told there would be 25 people on the boat and finding over 60... More 

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Really good day out and not too expensive we paid 25euro for 3 hours which we got a free meal, free drinks, we got to see the pilot whales and the dolphins and then we anchored of in a bay to have a swim and then finally arrived back at the puerto colon. Great if you have kids as well.

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London
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I had arranged a short holiday for my sister’s 18th birthday and decided to celebrate the special occasion by taking a boat trip – what a mistake! Having been promised an “amazing” experience – sun, snorkelling, sangria,” fantastic” lunch, "guaranteed" dolphins, we skipped down to the marina with great anticipation. However my anticipation soon turned to apprehension after being kept... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

All the staff were knowledgeable and friendly and the boat was great. We saw whales and dolphins and some were even as close as 3m away from the boat! If you have dietary requirements or are vegetarian/vegan make sure you say clearly to the people you are booking your excursion with about this as we are vegetarian and it meant... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Despite the slight seasickness, this trip was great we saw quite a few dolphins and whales. The cliffs were also awe-inspiring, but be warned, the sea is freezing! The only complaint I can make is that we are vegetarian and there was no food offered for us and those like us - but they did attempt to fix this very... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

We went on the 5h trip today. The boat was great and the staff very helpful and friendly. We saw lots of pilot whales some with babies, which came very close to the boat. A good level of information was given by the guide on the boat. We also saw some bottle-nosed dolphins which also came very close to the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Visited in March 2015. My advice would be to shop around as tickets are not a standard price. We bought tickets at Adeje at a whopping €45 each. I was pleased and initially thought it was a bargain, as I'd paid €64 each on Lanzarote for a "similar" trip. Turns out you can buy this 5 hour trip for €30... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We definatly got more than we expected - we seen dolphins swimming by our boat, the team was very informative in 3 different languages.We spotet 2 different kinds of dolphins. They cared for us from the very beginning to the end. The Los Gigantes where amazing and we got the free time there to swimm and have fun. Drinks, beer,... More 

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Yorkshire
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9 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This boat takes about 50 people. It was only half full on our trip which was good. Plenty of room. We did the 5 hour trip out to see the whales then on to Los Gigantes where we saw dolphins and there was chance for a short swim. The captain was very good at keeping alongside the whales and dolphins... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Took a Royal Delphin catamaran trip to see the dolphins and whales off Costa Adeji. Well looked after by the crew. Informative snippets as we travelled. Free drink & sandwiches. Stopped for snorkelling for those who wanted to. Mount Teide visible. Only 40 passengers, making it much more enjoyable. A beautiful trip. Highly recommended,

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