Madeira Whale & Dolphin Watching

VMT Madeira Catamarans

Free: Pickup - Hotels in Funchal    |   Available : Twice a Day - Daily   |    Estimated Time : 3 hrs 35€





Come aboard one of these comfortable catamarans for a relaxing trip along the South coast of Madeira. The duration of the trip is 3 hours, with a Guaranteed to see Cetacean. in their natural habitat.

During the trip, qualified crew will give you detailed information in various languages about the species of cetaceans you are seeing.

All catamarans are equipped with seated areas under cover, nets on the bow which act as a solarium.

Guaranteed to see Cetacean or a Second Trip!
FREE OF CHARGE.

In Summer Madeira Catamarans anchors under Cabo Girao where you can try a bit of snorkeling or just swim in the warm Atlantic Ocean or sit back and relax with a soft drink in the sun.

The Boat has Toilets and bar facilities

In Summer Don't forget to bring swimming suit and towel.

In summer, why not enjoy the Madeira Sunset aboard the catamarans, The beautiful sunset with unique setting with warm colors reflected in the calm seas of the Madeiran coastline accompanied by the peaceful melody of the ocean, aboard the catamarans.


Daily Sunset
January to December
(Weather Permitting)
June to 15 September
Wednesday ; Fridays and Sundays
Time 10h30
to
13h30
15h00
to
18h00
18h30
to
21h30
Adults 35 euros 35 euros 35 euros
Children
(5 -12 years)
17.5 euros 17.5 euros 17.5 euros
Family Package
2 adults + children
90 euros 90 euros 90 euros


Coastal Trip - Sea Pleasure

Free: Pickup - Hotels in Funchal    |   Available : June to September -Monday to Fridays   |    Estimated Time : 2.5 hrs 25€




Travel aboard comfortable catamaran " The Sea Pleasure" for a relaxing trip along the South coast of Madeira to the Faja dos Padres The duration of the trip is 2.5 hours, with a possiblity of seeing cetaceans in their natural habitat.

During the trip, qualified crew will give you information in various languages about the history and customs of our people.

" The Sea Pleasure" is equipped with seated areas under cover, nets on the bow which act as a solarium.

In Summer weather permitting " The Sea Pleasure" anchors in Faja dos padres just past Cabo Girao where we stop for 30 minutes to swim in crystal clear waters of the little paradise or sit back and relax with a soft drink in the sun.

The Boat has Toilets and bar facilities

In Summer Don't forget to bring swimming suit and towel.

 


Daily
June to September
Monday to Friday
Time 11h30
to
14h00
16h00
to
18h30
Adults 25 euros 35 euros
Children
(5 -12 years)
12.5 euros 12.5 euros
Children
(0 -4 years)
Free Free


Santa Maria de Colombo - Pirate Ship

Free: Pickup - Hotels in Funchal    |   Available : Twice a Day - Daily   |    Estimated Time : 3 hrs 35€

Sailing along the South Coast of Madeira aboard the Santa Maria, Pirate Ship, will take you back to the 15th century. The Santa Maria ship is a real size replica of the Colombo’s ship.

The ship sails along the South Coast of Madeira where there is a strong possibility of seeing sea life. In summer it stops, for you to enjoy a cool swim.

The Boat has Toilets and bar facilities

Don't forget to bring swimming suit and towel.


Daily 10h30
to
13h30
15h00
to
18h00
Adults 35 euros 35 euros
Children (5 -12 years) 17.5 euros 17.5 euros



Rota dos Cetaceos - Swimming with Dolphins

Free: Pickup - Hotels in Funchal   |   Available : Summer - 3 times a Day   |   Estim Time : 2.5 hrs 65€

Guaranteed to see Dolphin’s Cetacean in Madeira If by any chance you do not see dolphin’s cetacean, you get a Second Trip Absolutely Free.

Before the Boat trip there is a short introduction, then the adventure in Atlantic ocean begins. A marine biologist will accompany you on the journey.

Trips to see the Dolphins are made in fast boats; semi rigid type boats witha capacity for 12 persons and onboard a modern, engine catamaran with a capacity for 50 people.

No Toilets and bar facilities


Daily Summer
July - September
Winter
08h45
12h30
16h00
09h00
13h30
Swim with Dolphins 65 euros 65 euros
Adults ( observe) 49.5 euros 49.5 euros
Children ( 5 -11 years) 34.5 euros 34.5 euros
Children ( 0 - 4 years) Free Free

Sea the Best - Desertas Island

Free: Pickup - Hotels in Funchal    | Available : May to October -on Wednesdays ; Saturdays   |   Estimated Time :8 hrs 80€


A one day Boat trip to the Desertas Island, where you will have a chance to Admire marine birds and sea life. The journey to the desertas island will take around 2h45 hours to get there.

Once arriving at Desertas Island the “Catamaran” will anchor. There you will have the opportunity to swim in the clear, cool water with snorkel equipment on board..

45 min guided tour of the Desert Island. followed by a traditional Lunch with drinks will de served on board.

The Boats Has Toilets and bar facilities

Trips may be Cancelled Due to Weather Conditions or Events Beyond our Control.


Available from May to October
(Weather Permitting)
Wednesdays & Saturday´s 09h00 to 18h00
Adults 80 euros ( including Lunch + drinks )
Children (5-12 years) 40 euros ( including Lunch + drinks )

Rota das Fajãs - Coastal Tour

Free: Pickup - Hotels in Funchal    | Available : May to October -on Sundays   |   Estimated Time : 09h00 80€ to 18h00



Leaving Funchal Marina at 09h00 ,we travels all along the south-west coast up to Ponta do Pargo. During this cruise, we can observe the coast with its magnificent views of the different landscape and villages.


The First thing you will notice as you cruise along southwest coast, are the complex patchwork of terraces covering the island hillsides, these giant steps testify to industriousness of the local farmers, who have spent millions of working hours converting the island steep and unpromising slopes into arable plots of land. The caves caused by sea erosion, and terraces were formed along the coastline.


The guide will give you some brief explanation and be available for questions. So that you can understand a bit more about the southwest coast and its secrets,


Before we head home we will make an elongated stop where you can observe the seabed by snorkeling, try out stand up paddle and even paddle in a kayak. Lunch is then served on board as a buffet including meat and fish and drinks, after lunch we continue our homeward journey with at least one more stop along the south coast.


Available from May to October
(Weather Permitting)
Sundays 09h00 to 18h00
Adults 80 euros ( including Lunch + drinks )
Children (5-12 years) 40 euros ( including Lunch + drinks )

  • Enjoy the beauty of our coast on board our catamarans.
  • Lunch on board as a buffet including meat and fish and drink
  • Possibility to observe Whales, Dolphins and turtles.* (*) We don’t guarantee the sightings.

Bonita da Madeira " Wooden Gullet" - Beautiful Bays

Free: Pickup - All Hotels in Madeira  |   Available : Fridays - 10h00 - 15h00  |   Estim Time : 5 hrs 45€


If you area nature lover this cruise is for you, we'll sail southeast ,from Funchal's beautiful harbour towards Machico bay and afterwards to Baía d'Abra, a marvellous wild bay and Natural Reserve, where we stop for you to swim and dive in the clear atlantic waters,or sit back and relax.

Lunch will be served on board.

Along the cruise we will seek marine life; Whale and Dolphin .


Fridays 10h00
to
15h00
15h00 to 20h00
May to September
Adults 45 euros Including Lunch 45 euros Including Lunch
Children
(5-11 years)
22.5 euros Including Lunch 22.5 euros Including Lunch

Bonita da Madeira " Wooden Gullet" - DOLPHINS AND WHALES

Free: Pickup - All Hotels in Madeira  |   Available : Wednesdays & Sundays- Twice a Day  |   Estim Time : 3 hrs 30€


Bonita da Madeira, a genuine wooden gullet, 23 m long and 99 tons, is equipped by a professional friendly and knowledgable crew, allowing you to enjoy the crystal blue Atlentic ocean, This Bonita da Madeira is cruise, with main goal is to find and enjoy the marine life such as dolphins, whales and turtles, offering this way a magical life time view.


Daily 10h30
to
13h30
15h00
to
18h00
Adults 30 euros 30 euros
Children (5 -12 years) 15 euros 15 euros

Bonita da Madeira " Wooden Gullet" - Desertas Island

Free: Pickup - All Hotels in Madeira  |   Available : Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday  - 10h00 - 18h00  |   Estim Time : 8 hrs 80€


Desertas (deserted in English) is the name of all three small islands that lies about 15 miles south-east of Madeira, Desertas are a Natural Reserve, primarily to protect the rarest species of monk seal . but is also known as an important sea bird sanctuary.

After approaching Desertas, we will follow slowly along the coast, giving you a chance to take in this marvellous scenery of beautiful coloured rocks, dramatic sea cliffs and caves…

We will anchor at Doca, where you can swim, dive and relax in this small bay of cristalline waters.

After a Lunch you will be taken to land with a small boat for a guided tour.

Trips may be Cancelled Due to Weather Conditions or Events Beyond our Control.


Daily 10h00
to
18h00
Adults 80 euros Including Lunch
Children (5-11 years) 40 euros Including Lunch

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