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Algarve Water World

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Lagos, Portugal
About Algarve Water World
Enjoy a magnificent day in Lagos in a real coastal sailing cruise with lunch or you can try our "SunSet" cruise with open bar. We also offer trips to the grottoes of Ponta da Piedade, a caprice of nature and the delight of everyone. You can also see dolphins in their natural habitat aboard the "Dizzy Dolphin". The Algarve Water World offers private charters the sailboat "Isaura do Mar", a schooner of 70 ft (22 mt.) with a teak deck.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such great service from Sibylle who sold us the tickets on the harbor side (she speaks perfect German and English), not pushy at all and gave us very clear information. Price was €40 for each adult (less for kids) which seems the same price as...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Casey L
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

100% recommend this trip over the others offered out of Lagos. Smaller boat gets you closer to the dolphins. Less people aboard. Better experience overall by a long way. Just look at the photos we got today in perfect conditions!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank juddaly
DizzyDolphinF, Guest Relations Manager at Algarve Water World, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2019

Thank you so much for you kind words.

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I knew I wanted to go dolphin spotting on this holiday and stopped at many stands which line the marina. I was very impressed at the knowledge and non-pushy attitude of Phil (English guy) on the dizzy dolphins stand (about half way down the line...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank karenbucks2018
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing trip on on 14 July on the RIB to see dolphins. After around 30 minutes we came across a pod of dolphins. Must have been 20+ in total and we had the pleasure of observing them for half an hour...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Graham H
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

We went as a couple as we wanted to expierence a proper sailing boat that used its sails, it was an amazing expierence and would highly recommend to anyone coming to Lagos. Had an open bar, great atmosphere and very friendly people. We also saw...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Abbey471
Reviewed October 15, 2017

The company didnt warn, for example at the Dolphin boat, that childs under 2 is not good to take, they also take babies to the dolphins on a chopey boat, also if the weather conditions are not that good. Also the Dolphinboat is almost falling...More

Date of experience: August 2017
7  Thank Anne F
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

We have been on several dolphin trips, dizzy dolphin was by far the best. On Tuesday 26th September four passengers enjoyed an intimate trip from Lagos harbour, Along with Ali and Kit who were great hosts, relaxed and informative. Within a short time we were...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Adi156
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

We booked the dolphin trip with this company based on their good reviews and a promise of a discount on a grotto tour. The actual dolphin trip was good. We were the first trip out on a bit of a windy morning. It took 40...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank April C
Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Went out with Joe and Bruno, both great guys and very knowledgable about dolphins. We saw a hammerhead shark and a pod of common dolphins which were moving at speed. The ride back to port at speed was great. There are other companies offering similar...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank B5053RVchrisd
DizzyDolphinF, Skipper on board Dizzy Dolphin at Algarve Water World, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed the experience. Best wishes. Joe

Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Went on the dolphin boat tour the boat ride was fun its self the captain said we might not see dolphins but we did and boy did we see them it was they were putting on a show for them took great pictures the crew...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Siaffa B
DizzyDolphinF, Skipper on Board Dizzy Dolphin at Algarve Water World, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

Hi, we are glad that you enjoyed the trip and that we reach your expectation. We strive to provide our clients with a great ocean experience. Wild life sometimes does not allow us by not being present when and where we wish. Not the case...More

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