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Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL

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Whale Watching and Swimming with Dolphins tours in Azores Islands - near Ponta Delgada, in São Miguel! The best Whales, 2 - 5 hours away from EU, CAN, and the US! 4 resident species, 24 sighted yearlong with 98% success rate and average 3 species...more
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Marina de Vila Franca do Campo, Loja 4 | Island of São Miguel, Vila Franca do Campo, Sao Miguel 9680-909, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I can't say thank you enough to the team and staff at this fine establishment. From making a new friend for life in Nuno and to the great captain skills of Captain Tiago we had a blast! We started off the day seeing groups of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Friend, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice experience We have seen daulphins and a whale two times We coudn’t ear all the explanations because the guide was in front of the boat and we were in the back, this didn’t influence the nice experience of the boat trip, the view and...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Friend, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. It is a nautic vessel, and there are limitations, however we will definitely look into this to improve our guides' training. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 4 days ago

What a fun morning with Terra Azul! We didn't get to see whales (not by lack of trying by the crew) but got greeted by pods and pods of playful dolphins who followed our boat. Being on the Zodiac made the trip very exciting. Our...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Miriam, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 4 days ago

What a fun morning with Terra Azul! We didn't get to see whales (not for lack of trying by the crew!) but got greeted by pods and pods of playful dolphins who followed our boat. Being on the Zodiac made the trip at sea very...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Friend, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was so well organized and we saw dolfins, whales and a turtle and the guys were so polite and informed us about the sea and the background of the species. It was woth every single Euro

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Markus, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

The whale watching was great! We we're on a smaller boat than most so we were able to get closer to the whales. We even saw ORCAS!!!! Highly recommend this company!

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Troy, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed February 18, 2019

Can’t recommend enough, we sat at the front of the boat which is quite bumpy so go at the back of you have back problems. Saw 2 types of dolphins and a 2 fun whales - breathtaking

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Charlie, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

Reviewed February 4, 2019

We had a very enjoyable trip with good weather and a lovely and knowledgable guide. We didn't see any whales, which we didn't really expect anyway as it wasn't exactly whale season. But we saw lots of dolphins which was also very nice. Going around...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Friend, Thank you for your visit and for your review. Can you please let us know what you found that was not up to your best expectations, and stopped you from giving the highest star rating to our service quality? We are always working...More

Reviewed December 27, 2018

Considering offseason of December and rough windy sea condition, we were fortunate to spot dolphins and sperm whale. The ride can be bumpy on a rough day and cause seasickness. Knowledgeable marine wildlife guide.More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Dear Friend, Thank you for your visit and for your review. Can you please let us know what you found that was not up to your best expectations, and stopped you from giving the highest star rating to our service quality? We are always working...More

Reviewed December 16, 2018

I have to admit Azores is a very ideal place for someone want to do a easy and amazing whalewatching trip. Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL is a experienced tour agency and they provided a very professional and also kind service and work for my...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Filipe S, Public Relations Manager at Azores Whale Watching TERRA AZUL, responded to this reviewResponded December 25, 2018

Dear Friend, Thank you for your visit and for your kind words. We hope to have you back for another tour! :)

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Gazzdw19
February 9, 2019|
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Response from TERRAAZULTEAM | Property representative |
Hello Gaz, We do have a pick up service that has an extra cost depending on your location. For more information please contact us by email. Thank you!
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Ulaks
September 16, 2018|
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Response from Filipe S | Property representative |
Hi Ulaks, Yes, it is possible to see Sperm Whales in October. It is one of the 4 different species of cetaceans that are resident yearlong. Check the company website for more info on Whales & Seasons in the Azores... More
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katierG7453HV
February 24, 2018|
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Response from TERRAAZULTEAM | Property representative |
Hello Katie, Thank you for your inquiry. We have 2 boats. One for 28 people and another for 12people. Depending on the number of people booked we useon boat or the other. Private Tours are available on request. For... More
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