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FIRMM Whale Watching

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Great experience!

Booking the trip first of all was a pleasant experience. Kind staff full of good informations prior... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
OlsenOfDenmark
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Silkeborg, Denmark
Even without killer whales a great experience!

I booked the trip with a possibility to see killer whales, so ended up on the 8 am tour from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anke R
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Zele, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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Calle Pedro Cortes 4, 11380 Tarifa, Spain
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a good trip with them, saw a lot of bottle nose dolphins, but no whales. When you call to book check what they've seen recently. We wanted to see whales, and unless you're already in the Tarifa area, if all you're going to see...More

Thank Andrew V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booking the trip first of all was a pleasant experience. Kind staff full of good informations prior to arriving to Tarifa, great job guys! Before heading out to the Strait of Gibraltar and Atlantic, we were welcomed and given a great introduction to what to...More

Thank OlsenOfDenmark
Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the trip with a possibility to see killer whales, so ended up on the 8 am tour from Tarifa. We ended up not seeing them, but saw a big group of pilot whales and a lot of dolphins along the way. Most interesting...More

Thank Anke R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A day before we aré excited booking the whale visión.But after 3 h of crousing We only saw birds around the boat. THEY DO NOT RETURN THE MONEY.(cost 2.000ISK- 20 euros,by person).Only,you aré given the opcion of returning again ,with date infinitive .Or a visit...More

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oliver s, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at FIRMM Whale Watching, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

You reviewed the wrong company. You confirmed us that you did the boat trip on the 06th of July. Firmm did not do any boat trips on that day because of the windy weather conditions. You promised to remove your comment as obviously you got...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a flexible schedule so we booked our trip 3 days before, on the day with the best weather. We took the two hour boat trip at 11am. Picking up the tickets went perfectly, they speak several languages there, so it’s really accessible even...More

1  Thank Zahra S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Professional and good boats. We saw pilot whales, bottlenose dolphins at play, and a megapod of smaller dolphins. I wish they had an upper viewing deck, but it was a good cruise nonetheless.

1  Thank SunnytheTraveller
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We booked a trip to see the killer whales. Or better said, we booked a trip with a chance we would see killer whales. Ungortunately we didn't see those, but we saw dolphins and another type of whale. But that's nature, animals don't keep appointments....More

Thank herbert28
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Right out into one of the worlds busiest shipping lanes. A whale watching trip with a difference ! Choppier water than other trips on have been on but well worth it . Very hot and exposed so take care . Varied sightings. Well worth it.

Thank Robdwlaw
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I searched around to see what boat company had the best reviews. Even though there are trips closer to our hotel we drove over an hour to go on this one. We saw dolphins and pilot whales. Can't say in words how much we enjoyed...More

Thank dixie05uk
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Very interesting presentation before the tour about the animals, the strait of Gibraltar and the threats posed to marine life. We were very lucky (orcas) but they were very well organised and quick too!

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Mary H
8 March 2018|
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Response from oliver s | Property representative |
Hallo Mary Just call one ore twoo days before, to book your places. If you call a week before, we can let you know on which days the whetherconditions are the best.
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Heather K
29 October 2017|
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Response from Paula K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I wouldn't. It can be quite crowded on the boats and out on the open water, it can get kind of rough. My advise would be to leave the dog on land.
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Jo P
26 September 2017|
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Response from Warren O | Reviewed this property |
As above, it can be quite choppy in the Strait so with a child and another on the way i would steer clear for the time being.
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