A swim with dolphins on the south coast of Sao Miguel Island
Opportunity to see bottlenose, spotted & Risso's dolphins
A magical experience in the sea creatures' natural habitat
Chance to learn about the dolphins' behavior & biology
Insight from a marine biologist or nature guide
About this activity
What's included, what's not
Cruise and dolphin swim
Wetsuit, snorkeling gear, life jacket, raincoat, and trouser use
Live tour commentary provided in English
What you can expect
Immerse yourself in the deep blue ocean of the Atlantic on a journey that lets you watch and mingle with dolphins in their natural habitat. This adventure takes you on a swim to meet wild dolphins for an experience unlike any other, leaving you full of emotion and lasting memories.
Before a Zodiac boat takes you out onto the water, a quick briefing lets your biologist guides explain how to swim with wild dolphins, use your snorkeling equipment, and get the most out of your experience. Put on your mask, snorkel, and wetsuit, and set out for your encounter with the friendly denizens of the sea.
The waters around the Azores are home to an incredible variety of creatures, including common, bottlenose, spotted, and Risso's dolphins, along with plenty of turtles, seabirds, and other marine life. Get up close and personal with these marine creatures for some unforgettable encounters before the boat takes you back to shore.