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Cape Cruiser

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| Porto da Baleeira, Sagres 8650, Portugal
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A wonderful excursion from start to finish

We loved today’s excursion. It was so well organized and professional. The discussion regarding the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AmandaM1234
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London, Canada
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This was simply wonderful. Myself, my husband and three daughters(9,8 & 6) enjoyed every minute of... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2017
kayla9
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Dublin, Ireland
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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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"their natural habitat"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved today’s excursion. It was so well organized and professional. The discussion regarding the different species, the focus on eco tourism and the boat ride. Actually seeing the dolphins dance all around us was the “icing on the cake”. Our guide, Debora was excellent...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Débora Marujo (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Amanda. Thank you for your comment. It has a pleasure meeting your nice family. We are concerned to practice a sustainable and responsible tourism, also we follow conduct rules during the cetacean sightings. Is always very rewarding when we find a friendly and curious...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

This was simply wonderful. Myself, my husband and three daughters(9,8 & 6) enjoyed every minute of this professionally run trip to see dolphins in their natural habitat and the excitement to see a HUGE fin whale also is something we will never forget (and Inga...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Débora Marujo (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hello. See a Fin Whale it`s always a very excited moment even for us, because they are completely occasional in our waters. We are glade that whole family enjoyed that exceptional moment. Thank you very much. Best Wishes Cape Cruiser Team.

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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely the best thing I have ever done, the experience was amazing and to have a marine biologist explaining what different types of dolphins we were seeing was so helpful and an amazing insight to marine life.I have been so many times and would defiantly...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Gerente at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you very much for your comment. The dolphin watching is a unique experience, because we can observe the animals in their natural habitat. With our marine biologists we make known the species sighted and alert for its preservation. We are a touristic company but...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Me and girlfriend booked to hopefully see dolphins swimming in the sea. The weather was overcast and windy. We were given a introduction to what we may see on our journey. The boat ride alone was fun, you must be prepared for a few splashes...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Inga Silva (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hello Lee Thank you very much for your review. When looking for wild animals we never know exactly where we will find them, sometimes they are close but others we have to look longer ... it is a moment of anxiety for all of us....More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend if you are interested in seeing dolphins in their natural habitat. The guides gave a very educational intro. The boat ride was fun as we went up and down with the waves. The tour was supposed to last 90 minutes but since we...More

1  Thank Miklos F
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Cape Cruiser S, Débora Marujo (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Hi, Thank you for your nice review about us. One of our main objectives is share this nice experience with you. Hope to see you again one day. Best wishes.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I went out on a pelagic trip with these people who could not have been kinder or more helpful. I was originally going out on a bird watching trip and was pleasantly surprised to see dolphins as well . Absolutely wonderful trip. This is a...More

Thank Carl H
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Cape Cruiser S, Bióloga Marinha at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hello Carl, Thank you for your comment. This trip was spectacular by the number of species sighted and also by the good disposition of your group. It was a pleasure to have you on board. We fully agree with you when you say that the...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This was definitly one of the greatest tours we did. With biologist deborah we had a experienced guide and after 10 minutes boat trip we already met our new friends - the wild life dolphins. Pictures tell more than thousand words. So have a look...More

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Cape Cruiser S, Débora Marujo (Marine Biologis) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Hi Lisa & Flo Thank you for your review. I`m always happy when we know good people like you, sensitive to this dolphins and wild life questions. We need to keep working because only by means of education can one have people more environmentally aware....More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Couldn't ask a better tour! We saw both dolphins and orca, amazing! The guide was very nice and passionate!More

Thank Chiara P
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Cape Cruiser S, Marine Biologist at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hello Chiara Thank you for your review. It was definitely a very good trip. Having the opportunity to see two different species is already very good, but seeing orcas .... is very special :) We are very glad that you enjoyed it. Thank you for...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017 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
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Cape Cruiser S, Débora Marujo (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

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

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Reviewed 18 September 2017

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
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Cape Cruiser S, Inga Silva (Marine Biologist) at Cape Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

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

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ShelleyG33
1 April 2018|
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Response from Cape Cruiser S | Property representative |
Hello , Shelley We appreciate your contact and we inform that our boat is not advisable for who has problems in the knees, bones, recent surgeries or overweight. The boat has jockey-type seats (like riding a horse) so you... More
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Maryia A
7 March 2018|
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Response from Carl H | Reviewed this property |
It is about 100 Kms from Sagres to Faro and there are two possible routes . One on the payed road which would take about 45ms to 1 hour and the other is on the 125 which would take about .1 . 5 hours. I am not sure of the... More
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31 December 2017|
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Response from Carl H | Reviewed this property |
am afraid I do not know but you can get a local trip directly from Benagil beach to the caves
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