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Whale & Dolphin Watching in the Azores

From £1379 for 8 days
Trip Overview
Azores is a true paradise for nature lovers with blue lakes smothered in flowers, deep verdant craters of dormant volcanoes and breathtaking landscapes from the mountains. Each island of the Azores is home to a myriad of cultures and traditions that will leave a lasting memory. Our itinerary includes some excellent opportunities to see whales and dolphins off the coast of three islands in the archipelago of Azores and we learn about various conservation projects from the knowledgeable locals. During out time on Faial Island, we also have the opportunity to learn more about the various bird species attracted to this island thanks to its diverse landscape formed from volcanic activity. Finally we end our experience on the 'Green Island', or Sao Miguel, where lush colours of verdant pastures surround us on our visits to renowned Sete Cidades Crater and Fire Lakes.
Essential Info
Starts: Ponta Delgada
Ends: Ponta Delgada
Ages: Min 16
Theme: Discovery, Wildlife
Trip Code: EWSA
Activity Level:     
Countries visited: Portugal, Azores
What's Included

Meals

All breakfasts and 5 lunches are included

Transport

7 nights comfortable 3 and 4-star hotels  Group normally 4 to 16, plus leader. Min age 16 years

Accommodation

Trip Highlights

•   Enjoy spectacular varied scenery on 3 islands in Azores

•   Experience whale and dolphin watching tours

•   Visit Sete Cidades Crater lakes and Fire Lake

•   Enjoy local cuisine

Dates & Availability
Start date
End date
Price
Availability
Departing: 18th May 2019
Returning: 25th May 2019
£1,379pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 1st Jun 2019
Returning: 8th Jun 2019
£1,629pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 8th Jun 2019
Returning: 15th Jun 2019
£1,629pp
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Fully Booked
Departing: 6th Jul 2019
Returning: 13th Jul 2019
£1,629pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 31st Aug 2019
Returning: 7th Sep 2019
£1,629pp
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Availability: Good
Departing: 16th May 2020
Returning: 23rd May 2020
£1,649pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 30th May 2020
Returning: 6th Jun 2020
£1,649pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 6th Jun 2020
Returning: 13th Jun 2020
£1,649pp
Availability: Good
Departing: 5th Sep 2020
Returning: 12th Sep 2020
£1,649pp
Availability: Good
Itinerary & Notes
Start Ponta Delgada on Sao Miguel Island. **
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