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Whale Watch Tenerife

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Closes in 5 min: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Not all whale watching tours are created equal. Whale Watch Tenerife specialises in thrilling and respectful whale and dolphin watching tours with; a fast and comfortable Custom built Whale Watching Boat for just 10 guests, Marine Biologist staff, a...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Pantalan No 3 s/n, Ave de Colon | Puerto Colón Marina, 38660 Costa Adeje, Adeje, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Truly fantastic trip. The smaller boat is by far the best way to see the animals, and Captain John and expert Peter were welcoming, friendly and really added to the trip.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GrahamPike
Reviewed 3 days ago

Thanks to our guide Ely and the boat captain John for a fantastic whale tour! We traveled in a party of eight and all agreed we had a wonderful time. We got to see a nursery pod of pilot whales, with several baby whales and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Maxim D
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the great review and for choosing our little whale and dolphin watching organisation. We loved sharing these eco-adventures with you. It is rare, but when the whales decide to be inquisitive and do some 'people watching' it is a real treat for all...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Total group size on the trip taken by my wife and I was 7. Took a little time to find the pilot whales (~40mins), but we then spent 30-40mins with a pod with more than 10 individuals including a number of juveniles. Company was clearly...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank briango2015
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review and for choosing our little organisation. We love sharing these wonderful encounters with our guests and it is very rewarding to hear how much you enjoyed the experience. We wish you many more amazing observations of whales and dolphins,...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on the 2:30 trip. It was absolutely fantastic. John, elisa and Pete are passionate about the animals , very respectful of the animals natural environment allowing them to choose if they want to get closer to the boat. We saw pilot whales first....More

Thank anniepods67
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for choosing our little team to respectfully observe the whales and dolphins of Tenerife. We love helping guests check items off their Bucket Lists!

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went on the 9.30am tour. It was cloudy on that day which worked in our favour. The guide was friendly and extremely knowledgeable. We had a wonderful time seeing beaked whales, pilot whales and common dolphins. We had children with us and they were...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Val H
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the lovely recommendation. We enjoy sharing these experiences with children and adults. It was great seeing the rare beaked whales along with Pilot whales and dolphins. Here in Tenerife you just never know what may show up! Thanks for sharing your vacation with...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went out on the 9.30 tour and was not disappointed. We managed to see groups of both dolphins and pilot whales. The team on board the boat that morning were brilliant as well and very knowledgeable about the animals. The only improvement I’d want...More

Thank amyelizabeth96
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for sharing your vacation time with us and the whales and dolphins of Tenerife. We appreciate the recommendation and hope that you may be able to join us again, maybe for a longer tour, to respectfully observe the amazing marine wildlife of Tenerife.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fantastic little 2 hour voyage off the Tenerife coast with our guides John and Pete. Both were very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. We got to see some fantastic sights. Highlight for me was a Pilot whale swimming on her back slapping the ocean repeatedly with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank I3553PXdouglasc
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the kind review! It was great to share some amazing moments with you and the whales of Tenerife. We hope to see you again for more eco-adventures here in Tenerife.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Read the reviews and wasn't disappointed. Although we were not fortunate enough to see Pilot whales our guide did all he could to see Bottlenose dolphins, which we did. These are wild animals and therefore they don't appear automatically so don't be too disappointed if...More

Thank BugzyB1960
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for joining our little group of whale watching enthusiasts! We really appreciate you sharing your vacation time with us and for 'sharing the love' here on Trip Advisor too. Hopefully you will be able to join us again so we can spend some time...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went out on the 9.30am trip the other day with Peter and Captain John. From the moment we were greeted at the marina by Peter I was struck by both his enthusiasm and his professionalism and knowledge of the subject at hand. Unfortunately we didn’t...More

1  Thank laurenced431
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for joining our little organisation to explore the Teno-Rasca Marine Protected area. We appreciated your enthusiasm and understanding when the Pilot whales were not to be encountered - a very rare occurrence! Thanks for 'sharing the love' here on Trip Advisor, we hope to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the 2 hour tour today and we have been blown away by the professionalism and the tour itself. This is a great group of people.. professional, knowledgeable and genuinely care for the animals. The lady giving the talk even conducted the tour in...More

Thank RoundhayPeeps
WhaleWatchTenerife, Owner at Whale Watch Tenerife, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! We loved reading your review and especially sharing these wonderful moments with fellow whale watching enthusiasts. We have found through experience that when we respect the whales 'personal space' their natural curiosity may bring them over to have a look at us, it...More

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Sunshine2606
1 March 2019|
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Response from WhaleWatchTenerife | Property representative |
Hi, it depends a bit on what you want to see. In the morning the seas are usually calmest and so it is easiest to find the whales and dolphins. Therefore we typically see more animals. But the activity level of the animals... More
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gordonh819
1 February 2019|
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Response from WhaleWatchTenerife | Property representative |
Hi, there are 2 parking lots right at the marina. One is accessible just as you drive down the hill, the entrance is on your right. The other one is at the marina level, just as you arrive at the marina level. They charge... More
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Mazzadee2
22 May 2018|
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Response from WhaleWatchTenerife | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for contacting us! We are also located in Costa Adeje, depending where is your hotel you probably coming by walking or buy taxi or car (if so there is a parking area just in the Marina de Puerto Colon, where... More
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