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Scorpio Madeira Wild Life

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Rua do Leiria | Porto de recreio de Machico, Machico, Madeira 9200-107, Portugal
+351 912 603 300
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Fantastic trip

We were lucky enough to see lots of Dolphins whilst out with Captain Pedro and his crew/spotter... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
hjcoops
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A super and uniq experience

Our family had some great and fantastic hours at sea with Pedro and his crew. Saw whales and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Claus B
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Whale and dolphin wachting. Swimming with dolphins without cost from Machico marina. Daily trips at 09:00 and 15:00. Max 12 people in each trip and we garantee you see cetaceans .
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good2%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Rua do Leiria | Porto de recreio de Machico, Machico, Madeira 9200-107, Portugal
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+351 912 603 300
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to see lots of Dolphins whilst out with Captain Pedro and his crew/spotter! This fabulous trip out into the wild Atlantic Ocean will not dissappoint. Despite being hellishly sea sick I was looked after by the crew compassionately and It didn't...More

Thank hjcoops
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your visit :)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family had some great and fantastic hours at sea with Pedro and his crew. Saw whales and dolphins jumping in the water. This Associated with some good stories and info's of the wild life in the Waters around Madeira. Something to experience with Pedro...More

Thank Claus B
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Claus for your visit. :)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although It was a bit of a rough see and the animals weer not near Machico, Patricia and Pedro didn't give up. They kept on looking for dolphins and found some near Funchal. I was able to go in the water and look for the...More

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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Rob for your visit :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited in July and have seen a lot of dolphins. Group was small and guide Patricia was excelent. We were only missing to see the whales, maybe next time. Doporučuji v Machico, staraji se, mensi skupina, pokud nekomu neni dobre , jsou vstricni a napomocni....More

Thank Martin K
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Martin for your visit.

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Thank you again for this unforgettable tour yesterday! First, it was so great you took us out although we were such a little group. And next, so lovely to see and watch those bottlenose dolphins and the spotted dolphins, the surprising sight of that young...More

Thank lotuscreek
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Thank you for your visit :)

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

I've had the pleasure of going out on two trips with Cristiano who is an excellent guide, very knowledgeable, passionate and respectful of the wildlife. The service we received was beyond excellent, we were looked after very well, couldn't have asked for more. The bay...More

2  Thank Marie M
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your visit.

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I did also a trip from Funchal, but this one from Machico was better. Actually it was so good, that I went with them twice and think about a third one. Very professional and enthusiastic! They care for the wellbeing of the animals and respect...More

1  Thank Lena S
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Thank for your visit :)

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

What an experience! The ride itself on the Scorpio was exhilarating enough but to get up close to a group of pilot whales, including a mother and baby, was magnificent. We also saw a bryde whale blowing out the water, a flying fish and lots...More

1  Thank Janet R
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2017

Thank you for your visit.

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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Had a wonderful whale watching trip with Christiano who was interesting, sensitive and informative about his passion for whales. Had an amazing time and thoroughly enjoyed it. Let our son drive the boat which he loved.

1  Thank Hotel_Continental29
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for your visit

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely trip out with Cristiano last Thursday. Was half expecting to not see anything...the ocean is a big place after all! However, we were lucky enough to see a Humpback, tropical whales and a whole family of Pilot Whales came right past the...More

1  Thank Cathryn0905
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SCORPIOMADEIRA, Proprietário at Scorpio Madeira Wild Life, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for your visit.

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Dear Adam, Thank you for your enquire. Our trip to whale and dolphin watching cost 45€. Any further information do not hesitate to contact us by mail or +351 912603300. Kind regards, Pedro
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