Whale Watching Tenerife

Whale watching: one of the top Tenerife excursions

Whale watching, a must-see for your Tenerife holidays.

If you decide to enrich your holiday with something interesting, try a very popular Tenerife excursion of ‘Whale and Dolphin watching’ with the Freebird Catamaran. While cruising along the sea, you can admire the beautiful coast of Costa Adeje and with your own eyes see whales and dolphins in their natural environment. There are many free cetaceans in this area, such as pilot whales, bottlenose dolphins and spotted dolphins. Whale watching is really an unforgettable experience.

Tenerife Whale Watching

One of the options to do this excursion is by Freebird catamaran cruise. The ship leaves from the port of Puerto Colón in Costa Adeje (Tenerife), where a smiling crew will welcome you on board. The crew members speak English, German and Spanish. The Freebird company has two types of catamarans. Freebird One is an unique spacious catamaran with 28m length and 20 meter width. There you can find a nice front area with sunbeds for seating or laying down for an additional fee of 5 EUR / person (only cash).
After the embarkation and settlement of all passengers, the anchor is rised and the boat starts heading towards La Caleta.

Whale watching paradise: Tenerife South

Tenerife excursions offered by Freebird provide a 3-hour unforgettable experience of whale watching. While you get the chance to see these mammals swimming with dolphins freely in the wild of the Canary coast. Especially the southwestern coast of the island is suitable for pilot whales and bottle-nose dolphins. This is due to several reasons: calm and crystal clear waters, protected from strong winds, as well as a sufficient amount of food.

On board you can enjoy relaxation and sunbathing. Do not forget to take sunglasses and sunscreen with you. After about an hour and a half, the boat stops in a beautiful bay of La Caleta, where you can enjoy free swimming in the ocean. If you want, you can also borrow glasses and snorkel, it is free of charge.

The price includes a light snack – a sandwich. For drinks you can choose beer, wine and soft drinks. Ice cream is available for an additional charge.

Whales Loro Parque

Another way to watch whales in Tenerife is to visit Loro Parque, a huge animal park situated in the coastal area of the beautiful La Orotava Valley, in Puerto de la Cruz. In the show park you can find whales and dolphins, sea lions and much more. An excursion to Loro Parque is definitely a must-see attraction of the Canary Islands.

Come and try this sea cruise in the Tenerife south. Enjoy the beautiful scenery of the island from the sea perspective.

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