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Angra do Heroismo


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Angra do Heroismo, Portugal
About OceanEmotion
OceanEmotion is a company specialized on Whale Watching and others sea activities, it is located in Terceira Island, Azores, Portugal, and with office in Angra do Heroismo Marina. Since 2016 we have been receiving the Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor, for the consistent achievement of high ratings from our customers. Our aim is give you the best experience possible, with a high level quality service, as well as a responsible participation on research and environment education with our community and tourism.
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Whale & Dolphin Watching
Get the chance to spot whales and dolphins, no matter the season; the marine mammals live in the waters around the Azores Islands year-round. As you sail, you'll learn about cetaceans and other marine creatures while you take in the oceanic scenery. And if you don't end up spotting anything, you can give it another go by joining a later tour at no extra cost.
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3 hours
from $56.08
Swimming with Dolphins
Get the chance to swim near wild dolphins, in their own natural habitat, with this tour. After a safety and equipment briefing, a land-based spotter will direct your shop to the area where you'll most likely see dolphins. You’ll then have the chance to jump in and swim or stay on the boat and watch the dolphins from above.
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3 hours
from $50.47
Cabras Islets Volcano
The remote Cabras Islet is a paradise for bird-watchers, but the only way to visit is by boat. Set sail from Terceira Island on this 2-hour cruise, enjoy stunning views along Terceira’s southeast coast and look out for Cory's Shearwater, Common Tern, and Roseate Tern as you explore the uninhabited islet.
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2 hours
from $28.04
Snorkeling Wildlife

The aim of our snorkeling is that you can experience by yourself very pristine areas due to the difficult access by land. A short boat ride will take you to one of the diving places. Our team will guide you, so you can enjoy the beautiful Azorean marine wildlife.
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2 hours
from $28.04
Sunset by Boat

Monte Brasil is the perfect example of the essence of Terceira Island, where nature and history merge into one. In one hand, it is an extinct volcano with origin in the sea and composed by a caldeira constituted by four peaks, classified as Nature Reserve and Recreation Park. By the other hand, it is surround by different Forts linked with a defensive wall (Fortress of S.João Baptista) built on the XVI Century.
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2 hours
from $39.26
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We truly enjoyed our trip with you. All knowledgeable professionals. We were on the 10 passenger boat and felt safe the entire time (even though it was a smaller boat than we would have initially liked). We never felt in danger. Our whale sightings were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say how amazed I got by the empathy and wisdom shown by this brilliant crew! I wasn´t expecting that much I must say! An absolutely team work leading us to watch 3 whales and tons of dolphins in a season that we´r...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed September 25, 2019 via mobile

Muchísimas gracias en especial a Johana que fue nuestra Guia por el tour de nadar con delfines, una persona súper amable, ella se encargó de que nuestro tour fuera perfecto, nos explico cada detalle, se encargo de que nos sintiéramos seguros y nos explico mucha...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank alonsos410
Reviewed September 21, 2019 via mobile

Very professional team. We saw three kinds of dolphins which was amazing. A bit of a white knuckle ride especially going out - and it was said to be pretty calm. Useful to have rising trot horse riding experience 🤣

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Reviewed September 17, 2019

We purchased the three tour package and had an amazing time on each. We found a group of four sperm whales and saw more dolphins than you can count on the whale watching tour. Nothing will beat the amazing experience of swimming with the dolphins!...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 12, 2019

I couldn’t be happier with my experience! Joana and Paulo are experts at predicting optimal sea conditions and they really know how to help people relax and enjoy the ocean. Highly recommend these folks for an unforgettable and educational experience.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Kathryn G
Reviewed September 3, 2019

Joanne and the Crew are very friendly. Wo got a wetsuite and the material for snorkeling, after that we went out with the speed boat to see the dolphins. We had an first try, how to enter the Atlantic without to much noise. After that...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 1, 2019 via mobile

Professionalism and passion of a team always ready to respond. Emotion to see so many dolphins, whales, birds and a red and yellow crab. Thank you!

Thank 606cristianop
Reviewed August 30, 2019

Guillermo our guide worked very hard to ensure that we enjoyed our trip and we did. He was thorough explaining so many things along the tour such as the birds, varied ocean coloring, and dolphin and whale habits. We were amid a large school of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jeanne H
Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

We always do this type of activity with OceonEmotion. This summer we went to whale watching with this amazing crib: captain Breno and tour guide Guilherme, and of course Ricardo, our "eyes" at the ocean! We saw a lot of crazy and acrobatic dolphins and...More

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Bom dia, Considerados como um dos melhores lugares do mundo para a prática de Observação de Cetáceos, nos Açores pode-se encontrar diferente espécies de baleias e golfinhos durante todo o ano. Épocas de Observação de... More
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