Azores: Whale Watching & Island Boat Tour São Miguel

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Exceptional experience around the Azores island of São Miguel: 3-hour whale watching boat tour with wildlife guide. Immerse yourself in the magical world of the Atlantic and learn more about whales, dolphins and the biodiversity of the sea during this expedition.

  • Tour / activity duration: ~3 hours
  • Languages: English
  • Transfer: no, not included
  • The best insider tips
  • English-speaking service
  • Hassle-free booking change or cancellation
  • Usually cheaper than at site

Azores whale watching tour from São Miguel

If whale watching in the Azores - then as respectful and gentle as on this boat tour from São Miguel!

  • Whale Watching Boat Tour São Miguel (3 hours) - Oct to Mar - per person (age 14+) 62.-€
  • Whale Watching Boat Tour São Miguel (3 hours) - Oct to Mar - per child (age 4-13) 45.-€
  • Whale Watching Boat Tour São Miguel (3 hours) - Apr - Sept - per person (age 14+) 72.-€
  • Whale Watching Boat Tour São Miguel (3 hours) - Apr - Sept - per person (age 4-13) 54.-€

Booking option: Whale watching trip around the Azores island of São Miguel

On this whale watching boat tour you will get to know the picturesque coast of the island and the princess island of Vila Franca do Campo and learn all about the best kept secrets of marine life in the heart of the Atlantic Ocean! The boat tour starts after check-in at the marina of Vila Franca do campo with information about the maritime life of the Azores. You will then board a zodiac and our lookout high inland will give you instructions via VHF radio where the boat will go - initially at high speed. Once we reach the area of the whales, we will slow down. Sea dwellers can be seen all year round. Sperm whales are native to the area along with 3 other species of whales and a rich marine biodiversity. Our knowledgeable guide will keep you updated on sightings and be ready to answer questions throughout the expedition. Upon return, the boat will circle the Princess Ring Island of Vila Franca do Campo for a close-up look at the volcanic wonder and the wildlife that lives there.


  • Duration: ~ 3 hours
  • Hours: 8:30 AM, 12:30 PM
  • Days: daily
  • Months: possible all-year
  • Languages: English
  • Pick-up not included
  • Starting points: Vila Franca do Campo


  • Zodiac RIB Boat (12-28 pax)
  • Skipper, life jacket, insurance, boat ride
  • Knowledgeable Marine Wildlife Guide
Important information

The boat tour is not suitable for children younger than 4 years, pregnant women, people with back problems, people in wheelchairs.
Have only a light meal before the boat tour, bring your personal water supply, sunscreen and lip balm for the sun and warm clothes as temperatures can fluctuate.
For people who are prone to seasickness, we recommend taking an appropriate preparation before the boat trip.


Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.

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