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Cape Cruiser

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| Porto da Baleeira, Sagres 8650, Portugal
+351 919 751 175
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Excellent!

This is the second year we have been out with Cape Cruiser on dolphin watching trip. The guides are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Miriam C
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Definitely worth it!

We had some doubts when reserving the trip, as we thought it may be a "tourist trap", but it was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ada B
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Cape Cruiser is a company specialized in the Whale and Dolphin Watching, Seabirds Watching, Boat Trips and Fishing Programs. Under the Mediterranean influence and in the Atlantic Ocean the coast of Sagres is a privileged area for the Observation of Marine Life. Leisure Activities in the coastline of Sagres associated to educational aspects and scientific research. We promote quality services and contribute to the increase of the local economy. *BOOKINGS IN ADVANCE*
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| Porto da Baleeira, Sagres 8650, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the second year we have been out with Cape Cruiser on dolphin watching trip. The guides are excellent - friendly and highly informed. Our son loved it even more this year being a bit older and we will definitely bring him again next...More

Thank Miriam C
Cape Cruiser S, Débora Marujo (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your kind words. All the children love to see dolphins, but it`s true that as they grow and gain more awareness they end up enjoying the moment even more. Thank you so much for coming back with us and we are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had some doubts when reserving the trip, as we thought it may be a "tourist trap", but it was just amazing. We had a luck and see the two species of dolphins, the crew also was giving us additional information, which we found very...More

Thank Ada B
Cape Cruiser S, Inga Silva (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Thank you very much for your review. We do not always have the chance to see two different species in the same trip, so yes, it was a very good trip. We are happy that you realized that we are not a "tourist trap"...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went out on 13/08/17 and had a terrific time. They give a really good talk about the trip before you set off letting you know what you may get to see. We had our 8 and 5 year old boys with us and they...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Bióloga Marinha at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Phill and family Many thanks for coming with us. It´s really a nice experience when we can see the dolphins in their natural habitat. We hope to see again. Regards from all team.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter (8) and I went out with Cape Cruiser on Wednesday 13th on the 09.30am trip. It was just superb. The boat ride alone was exhilarating as we sped way out to sea and down the coast. The briefing and information provided by the...More

Thank Richie W
Cape Cruiser S, Inga Silva (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Richie Thank you very much for your review. I agree with you, it was a wonderful morning. It is not every day that we have the chance to see two different species during the trip, so it was a very good trip ;). Although...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a superb boat trip, nicely hosted by the two ladies respectively driving the RIB and looking for the marine life. The boat was the usual rigid inflatable design, well maintained and driven carefully. In the two hour tour we saw dolphins and floated...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Marine Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. It was a very enjoyable trip, we had good sea conditions but mostly because we had the opportunity to see a calm group of common dolphins and also one hammerhead shark very close to the boat. Whenever we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an exhilarating experience - the inflatable boat skims over the sea and within 30 mins we were treated to a pod of dolphins swimming and jumping out of the water. After 20 mins we moved on and located a hammerhead shark swimming on the...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Gerente de recepção at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello John It is good to know that we provide you with an excellent experience. Observing marine life in its natural habitat is something magnificent and unforgettable. And when the animals are comfortable with our presence then the result is even better. Thanks for coming...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After 45 minutes of bouncing on waves in a high speed boat we had seen nothing and were getting reconciled to it being an expensive but exhilarating boat tour. Then we saw the first glimpse of fins in the distance, an indescribable thrill. How the...More

1  Thank MikeCooksedge
Cape Cruiser S, Gerente de recepção at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Mike Our goal is to show the dolphins in their natural habitat and therefore inform our clients that no trip is the same as the previous one. We never do the same course, we can observe different species and take more or less time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the dolphins watching with our two 5 year old kids. It was all well organized and we we enjoyed it a lot. We ended with seeing a big group of dolphins and as time permitted even got a closer view of the costal...More

1  Thank Markus M
Cape Cruiser S, Marine Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Markus Thank you very much for your review. When we travel with children we always take into account the weather conditions, so we choose the days with the best conditions to make the trip as comfortable and pleasant as possible. The purpose of the...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

We had a morning tour, was very nice, saw lots of dolphins. Also was very educational to know a bit more about those creatures! If you get easily sea sick, please take some medicine before you go, as its quite bumpyMore

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Cape Cruiser S, Gerente de recepção at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Hello, Many thanks for your review. Nature at its best Seeing the dolphins in their natural habitat is wonderful. It's always good to know that you enjoyed the experience despite the bumps. When it is wind it is normal to be like this but always...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

To go and see the dolphins on a high speed boot was like the rush adventure of our trip to Portugal. We took our kids of 4 and 7 and went guieded by a super friendly staff . They explained everything about the dolphins before...More

2  Thank Fiorella C
Cape Cruiser S, Marine Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2017

Hi Fiorella First of all thank you for your review and recommendation. We never get tire of seeing the happiness in our passengers face especially in the children when we find the dolphins. In Sagres this is the most windy season, so getting wet and...More

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Jan A
15 May 2017|
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Response from Cape Cruiser S | Property representative |
Hello, The price for Dolphin Watching is : adult 35€ and children 25€. The tour takes outside 1h30 but 30 minutes depart you must be here in Baleeira Harbour for the check-in and briefing about the marine species. It´s... More
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Rachelslack
8 February 2016|
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Response from philardy | Reviewed this property |
We were there at the end of August/beginning of September & saw lots of dolphins (no whales!!). I'm not sure about about your daughter - probably won't be allowed as she will be too small & there will be nowhere for her to... More
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Response from Cape Cruiser S | Property representative |
Hello. Thank you for your contact. The best timetable for dolphin watching is at 11:30 with the briefing of the species at 11:00. The trip takes 1h30m onboard of a rigid inflated boat. All our trips are done according... More
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