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Lisbon: Dolphin Watching in Arrábida Natural Park92 Reviews
Take a boat from Sesimbra village harbor to discover the marine reserve of the Arrábida Natural Park. The landscape full of limestone cliffs and the company of the dolphins will make your day unique.
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- See dolphins in the wild
- Visit the marine reserve of Arrábida
- Enjoy the calm waters of the most beautiful coastline in Portugal
- 2.5h to 3h activity (up to 5h with transfer)
DescriptionThe sighting of dolphins in their natural habitat is an unforgettable experience, suitable for all ages. We are often greeted with their thrilling stunts, games and jumps. Navigating the calm crystal-clear waters of the professor Luiz Saldanha Arrábida Natural Park, in strict compliance with the Code of Conduct for Dolphin Watching in order not to disturb them, you will be able to see Bottlenose and Common Dolphins up close, among others, as well as many different birds and the occasional whale, sun-fish and other species. Be overwhelmed by the incredible landscapes of the professor Luiz Saldanha Arrábida Marine Park, its caves, wild beaches and magnificent cliffs, coves where you may eventually swim or simply remain aboard for a tasting of local traditional delicacies. Note - the activity takes between 02h and 03h, depending on the conditions and the time needed to attempt a sighting. If you book the activity with transfer, the arrival to Sesimbra will be before 09h30, the activity will start at 10h30 and the departure for the return to the meeting point will be at 14h30 in Sesimbra - we suggest a walk around the fishing port while you wait.
IncludesLife jacket Insurance Hotel pick-up and drop off (if option selected) Regional pastry
- Please bring comfortable footwear, a towel, and sunscreen
- Please note that dolphins are wild animals and there is a small risk of not being able to spot them