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Arrábida: Dolphin Watching Tour On A Sailing Catamaran

★★★★★ 4.9 / 5 11 Reviews
Get on board our 22-meter long catamaran sailboat to the discover the dolphin community of the river Sado, overlooking the magnificent landscapes of the estuary, the Tróia coast and Arrábida. Tour starts and ends in Setúbal, 40 minutes by car from Lisbon center. Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
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The river Sado estuary is one of the only ones in the world with a resident family of dolphins. Currently, there are 27 dolphins living in the estuary.

The people from the region have long lived in harmony with these beautiful creatures, and this catamaran tour is the perfect opportunity for you to see the dolphins.

After checking in at our meeting point, you will board the catamaran Esperanca and hear the safety briefing. Get comfortable and enjoy the 22-meter long catamaran.

We will go to the discovery of the community of dolphins of Sado, with a view to the magnificent landscapes of the estuary, the coast of Troia and Arrabida.

The professional crew will share with you their knowledge about the dolphins, telling you their names, ages and history. It’s an unique phenomenon in Portugal, and a rare one worldwide.

- What To Expect

- Tour starts and ends in Setúbal, 40 minutes from Lisbon
- Watch the resident dolphins swim freely on the Sado estuary
- Enjoy an approximately 3-hour catamaran ride

- What Is Included

- Catamaran tour along the Sado river
- Professional crew on board
- Dolphin watching experience
- Tea and water
- Taxes and insurance

- What Is Not Included

- Pickup and drop off

Customer Reviews (11 reviews)

Superbe expérience

★★★★★ Reviewed by Delph on 2019-04-29
Une sortie en catamaran géniale avec la rencontre des dauphins "en vrai" comme dit mon fils équipage sympa et très pro...

Superbe excursion

★★★★★ Reviewed by Camille on 2018-09-16
L’observation des dauphins sauvages dans la réserve a été un moment inoubliable. L’équipage est à l’écoute et fait tout pour que les dauphins puissent être vus. Je recommande vivement la balade de 3h en catamaran !

Tarde fantástica

★★★★★ Reviewed by Sara on 2018-09-10
Mais uma vez tive oportunidade de fazer um cruzeiro no Sado com observação de golfinhos com esta empresa e foi uma tarde fantástica . Pontualidade, simpatia ,profissionalismo , qualidade . Recomendadissimo .

View the Golphins

★★★★★ Reviewed by Miguel on 2018-09-01
Excelente ride from Setúbal and Troia along the coast and thoughout the bay with the previledge of watching the resident population closeby. Well organized and professional staff.

A fabulous trip

★★★★★ Reviewed by Fiona on 2018-08-18
We booked ahead. The boat was busy, but still lots of space. Fantastic boat, great staff, saw bottle nose and common dolphins and had a great time.

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Price per person:
- Infant (1 to 2): 0.00 
- Child (3 to 12): 20.00 
- Adult (13 to 99): 35.00 

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- Duration: 3 hours
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