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Hippocampus Sea Services

Via Faro | Porticciolo Turistico, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
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Excellent boat tour

We were four people booking only a day ahead and we were very welcome on the boat with 8 other. We... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
hannauddenberg
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Marsala, Italy
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Amazing experience

We had a great experience with Mauro and Susan. The excursion has breathtaking viewes, and the... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2018
Oliver Z
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We are happy to welcome you to one of the most beautiful seaside resorts in Italy. This area offers the authentic colours and fragrances of the Mediterranean and we hope you will choose to enjoy and admire some of the most beautiful spots along the coast on our boat.Our excursions go to the splendid bays of the Zingaro Reserve and the “ faraglioni” of Scopello, or the Monte Cofano Reserve and the splendid coves in the Golfo di Macari.The boat can carry up Benvenuti a San Vito Lo Capo da Hippocampus Sea Services.to 12 passengers and during the excursions at least two stops of about 45 minutes are made so you can enjoy a swim in the marvellous crystal-clear waters or just relax and try some of the delicious local products
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Via Faro | Porticciolo Turistico, 91010, San Vito lo Capo, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were four people booking only a day ahead and we were very welcome on the boat with 8 other. We had a great day with amazing views, good snorkeling, very nice food and even better wine. We loved the couple that had the trip...More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you very much for yours review and to have choosen Hippocampus. We hope to see you again in the future.

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

We had a great experience with Mauro and Susan. The excursion has breathtaking viewes, and the stops in the "calette" were amazing. They take only small groups, so the service was attentive and "personal". Highly recommend this excursion when visiting San Vito

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank very much.

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

This was an awesome experience. Host is very nice and speaks good English. He told us few words about important places we were passing by. Boat is clean and comfortable, there is plenty of space. You get coffee and sweets on first stop and then...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

This is a brilliant - and very good value - boat excursion from San Vito Lo Capo, down the coast of the Zingaro nature reserve to Scopello. From the very first telephone contact with Susan (who was very helpful) everything was easy and well organised...More

1  Thank jmsOxford
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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2017

Thank you very much for your review.

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Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

We are a group of 8 friends & booked the boat for a day. Susan & Mauro were great hosts , we had a great day from beginning to end! They are very knowledgable about the area we had plenty of stops for swimming &...More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Thank you very much Natasha for your comments but with a so nice group as yours for us it was very easy to handle it. We hope to see again!!!!

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

This was superb value for money. When you pull out of the harbor on this lovely boat, you'll be thanking your lucky stars you found Hippocampus. San Vito harbor is loaded with bigger boats busting with tourists, but Hippocampus is a low-key, authentic experience on...More

Thank AmandaHPortland
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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thank you very much Amanda we hope to see you and Mike again on our boat!

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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Excellent! The views are stunning! we were also lucky because the sea was with us as well,no waves, sunshine, just the perfect weather. Really enjoyed the whole experience and Susan and Mauro were the perfect hosts! Truly recommend!

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2017

Thank you very much!!!!

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Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

The trip with Mauro and Susan in their boat was excellent! They are very nice people, with great conversation and stories to tell about San Vito and the surroundings. We definitely recommend it. The boat is very very comfortable, not too big, not too small....More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2017

Thank you very much Andrea we hope to see you again on our boat in the future.

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Reviewed June 25, 2017

Susan and Mauro we excellent hosts and provide our group with a great morning of snorkelling in the Zingaro reserve. Would highly recommend and can't wait to return.

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2017

Thank you very much.

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Reviewed June 19, 2017

My wife and I spent half day with Mauro and Susan to La Riserva dello Zingaro. We really enjoyed everything, from Susan's narration into the history of the area to Mauro's support in pushing my wife into the water (my wife cannot swim)!. Excellent lunch...More

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HippocampusSanVito, Proprietario at Hippocampus Sea Services, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

Thank you very much for your review

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Michele A
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The tour is about 4 Hours long and the Price is 30 euro per persons
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Joan C
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The boat tour starts from San Vito lo Capo marina. Regards
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