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MAXICAT catamaran

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pantalan 9. Puerto Colon, 38660, Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
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Excellent

We did the whale and dolphin trip. We had unlimited food and drink and it was lovely... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
shannonbramhall
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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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Satisfied experience

We are 2 adults and 2 kids and we wanted to watch whales, we were apprehensive about the trip at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RaviDoshi
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London, United Kingdom
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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!
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“chicken nuggets” (30 reviews)
“pilot whales” (81 reviews)
“paella” (45 reviews)
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pantalan 9. Puerto Colon, 38660, Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
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"chicken nuggets"
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"hour trip"
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"great trip"
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"see whales"
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"free drinks"
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"saw dolphins"
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"los gigantes"
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"sea sickness"
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"whale watching"
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"baby whales"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the whale and dolphin trip. We had unlimited food and drink and it was lovely. Unfortunately I got sea sick so wasn't able to eat much but the staff were so helpful and made sure I was ok. We got to see both...More

Thank shannonbramhall
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are 2 adults and 2 kids and we wanted to watch whales, we were apprehensive about the trip at first due to safety for kid's but we found that at least 15 children on our trip with about 70 adults. Plus all the crews....More

Thank RaviDoshi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just arrived back at the hotel after a wonderful trip on Maxicat. The crew and facilities were excellent and the bonus being we quickly came across a small pod of Pilot Whales. Full marks to the skipper for keeping his distance but getting very close...More

Thank John L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love whale watching and was very pleased with all the whales we got to see. The five hour trip is too long however, there was no vegetarian food and the toilet situation was quite treacherous! The open bar offered either beer or sangria and...More

1  Thank Daisy B
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A group of 6 of us went on the catamaran for the 3h excursion, I was the only one in the group known to be travel sick, and had taken the medication to stop the sickness, however 4/6 were ill on the boat. If you...More

Thank CLH21996
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Did the 5 hour trip, saw dolphins and wales which wa nice. There are way too many people packed on, you can either squish in in the shade surrounded by people throwing up or have a tiny bit of space but sit in the scorching...More

1  Thank AimeeeLoou
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Paid €25 for a 3hr boat trip to see dolphins and whales, what a great day! The staff were knowledgeable, friendly and provided great service. The paella was tasty and beer/sangria/soft drinks are included. We saw pilot whales and dolphins, there is an opportunity to...More

Thank Emma M
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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Took the three hour trip did what it advertised and beyond saw dolphins and whales then off to a little bay for some sea swimming off the boat whatever you want to drink on board the paella was very nice chicken nuggets for kid's but...More

Thank sinbadthebus
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

The boat-captain and staff-food were all wonderful The trip was brilliant I actually got to see a sea turtle whales and dolphins-amazing! I therefore wanted the DVDs that "Christian' had done and I paid for one but have still not received it??? This was my...More

Thank katielooneytunes
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Reviewed April 19, 2018

Good bits - Free bus, boat spacious and comfortable, being able to see the dolphins and whales up close . Bad bits - Didn't get an opportunity to snorkel or swim because of somebody sea sick on board and this then being the reason given...More

2  Thank SueMargBar
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katrina1466
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Response from sinbadthebus | Reviewed this property |
it is a reputable company we booked through the hotel although I never asked to see documents I presume they had
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Dazz285
June 6, 2016|
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Response from Auras D | Reviewed this property |
they have jackets but didn't see any of them being used during the swim. way too many people on the boat. at least for my taste.
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