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Fuerteventura: Sailing with Snorkeling and Dolphin Watching

1. Fuerteventura: Sailing with Snorkeling and Dolphin Watching

The tour starts with a visit to the harbor to marvel at the beautiful manta rays that live here and watch this beautiful creature swimming along the bottom of the sea floor. After the manta ray viewing, it's time to hop on board your sailing boat for the day for a short briefing of the day’s itinerary. Then it’s time to set sail and leave the harbor, heading out towards the open seas the captain will bring up the sails and turn off the engine. Listen to the radio communications from local fishermen and listen out for sightings of marine wildlife, including dolphins and whales. If they’re in the area, the captain will sail the boat towards them for the chance to take some photos and admire these elegant creatures up close. During the rest of the sail, enjoy the stunning sea views that surround you and soak up the glorious Fuerteventura sunshine. After about 2 hours of sailing, the captain drops anchor and there’s time for swimming and snorkeling in the shimmering blue waters. After your swim, enjoy a selection of tapas dishes made from local recipes and relax with a drink as you sail back to shore.

Morro Jable: Magic Dolphin Search Sailing Excursion

2. Morro Jable: Magic Dolphin Search Sailing Excursion

Hop aboard the Magic Select catamaran for a sailing trip in Morro Jable. Search for dolphins, whales, and other sea mammals in their natural habitat. Stop for a swim and enjoy an onboard open bar.  Set sail from Morro Jable Harbor on a fully equipped catamaran that provides the optimum conditions to ensure an excellent opportunity to see the acrobatic skills of these amazing sea creatures.  Learn from your onboard guide about the sea life you encounter throughout the journey and, if there is enough time left, take a swim while anchoring at a hidden bay.  Along the trip, enjoy wine, beer, soft drinks, and water at the open bar.

Morro Jable: 1.5-Hour Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour

3. Morro Jable: 1.5-Hour Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour

Enjoy a journey of discovery on the waters of the Jandía Nature Park in search of some of the friendliest and most sociable creatures on the planet. Observing these playful dolphins and beautiful whales among the waves is an unforgettable experience that highlights the beauty and grace of the natural world.  Head out on to the Atlantic Ocean and spend 1.5 hours watching the waves for dolphins and whales with your knowledgeable guide. Enjoy sweeping views of Fuerteventura’s stunning coastline during your experience.

Fuerteventura: Glass Bottom Boat Cruise with Lunch

4. Fuerteventura: Glass Bottom Boat Cruise with Lunch

Experience a cruise through the coasts of the Janía Natural Park, perfect for the whole family. Receive a warm welcome as you climb aboard the Odysee 3, one of the few ships able to take you to see dolphins and whales. Enjoy the convenience of being picked up directly from your hotel before sailing the open seas in search of dolphins and whales. Relax in the sun and feel the sea breeze on your face as you listen to music. Stop to snorkel, kayak, paddle surf, or swim. At noon, enjoy a delicious Canarian lunch. Watch seagulls playing in the air above you. Go below deck and look through the underwater viewing deck. Return to the shore and drive back to your hotel in south Fuerteventura or your pickup point.

Fuerteventura: 4-Hour Pirate Sailing Adventure

5. Fuerteventura: 4-Hour Pirate Sailing Adventure

Hop aboard the well-equipped Pedra Sartaña pirate boat and sail along the coasts of the Natural Park accompanied by real pirates. Learn to hoist sails, tie sailor knots, and maneuver the ship.  The tour is full of games and surprises, as well as opportunities to try out different water activities, like swinging off the side of the boat or playing around in an attached pool. At noon, settle in for a delicious Canarian buffet-style lunch.  Pedra Sartañ is one of the last freight sailboats in northern Spain and one of the few that still bear a blue flag, deeming them responsible whale and dolphin watchers. With luck, you might just spot some dolphins, whales, and turtles during your cruise.

Fuerteventura: Dolphin Watching Lobos Island

6. Fuerteventura: Dolphin Watching Lobos Island

This excursion, designed for the whole family, begins on the port of Corralejo, from where you’ll set sail to one of the best places in the Canary Islands to observe all kinds of cetaceans and aquatic animals in their natural habitat. The areas between Fuerteventura, Lanzarote and Isla de Lobos are ideal for enjoying the local ecosystem and spotting several types of creatures living in these waters, including whales, dolphins, pilot whales and turtles. After this incredible and unique experience alongside whales and dolphins, you’ll head to La Concha—a beach famous for its paradise-like calm and turquoise waters—where the landscape changes completely depending on the tide. Enjoy kayaking or paddle surfing, feeding the fish and observing them while snorkeling, or simply lying in the sun and relaxing on our catamaran’s sun deck. Recharge with a small and delicious lunch of some typical Canarian papas arrugadas and more. See the beautiful parts of Lobos up close, including El Puertito, where you’ll be amazed by the turquoise blue of its small lakes.

Lanzarote: Lobos Island Half-Day Dolphin Watching Trip

7. Lanzarote: Lobos Island Half-Day Dolphin Watching Trip

Benefit from morning pick-up and journey by air-conditioned bus to Marina Puerto del Carmen to board the fast "Biosfera Jet" boat and venture out to sea. Enjoy live commentary on board and be treated to a picnic lunch later. Get panoramic views of the coast of Lanzarote on a 1.5-hour boat trip to the Island of Lobos. Follow the paths of the dolphins that inhabit the area, and look for the lovable creatures along with whales and other marine mammals in their natural habitat. Get detailed information about the wildlife on the way. Upon arrival, explore a small village and its natural pool, and experience the charms of the local life or go for a hike or a swim on the unspoiled beaches.

From Fuerteventura: Princess Yacht 3-Hour Cruise & Tapas

8. From Fuerteventura: Princess Yacht 3-Hour Cruise & Tapas

Explore the coast of Fuerteventura on the decked-out yacht, Princess. Take the chance to go standup paddleboarding or swim in the crystal clear waters of Jandia Natural Park, before indulging in tapas onboard and relaxing in the sun. Get picked up from your hotel and grab your swimwear and towel to get ready for a sun-soaked cruise in the Atlantic Ocean. Climb aboard Princess yacht to meet your friendly crew and set sail along the picturesque coast of the island. Take the chance to explore the ship's 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 lounges, solarium, and flybridge, but remember to keep an eye on the sea to spot colorful fish, turtles, dolphins, and even whales if you're lucky. Enter the waters of Jandia Natural Park and jump into the sparkling waves. Swim beneath the warming sun or try out standup paddleboarding, knowing you can relax back on the yacht whenever you want and indulge in tapas and drinks.

Las Palmas: Fuerteventura Boat Rental with Optional Tour

9. Las Palmas: Fuerteventura Boat Rental with Optional Tour

Rent and drive your own boat or let our skipper do a guided tour for you. Search for dolphins and explore the beaches at your own rhythm and snorkel where you like it. Spend an unforgettable day with your friends or family. They will go on board after a brief security description from our concierge. They will motor out of MorrOjable harbor. They can take up to 5 people onboard. They have included all security measures on board for that number of people.Life vests etc. The motor has 80 powerful horsepower that will make the boat reach 25 knots speeds if you want. They will be able to visit many places in little time. The fuel that they consume is apart from the rental payment. The rental period is from 10:00 to 15:00 without skipper and 2 hours with guided tour and it can be extended if advised before. They will be able to anchor in special secluded beaches where they will find hardly anybody. The water is blue emerald and transparent up to 10 meters deep where we snorkel. The boat is equipped with VHF radio to call us in case they need to. We will show them how to use the app navionics so they can be totally sure of where they are at every moment and see all underwater rocks. The boat has a roof top to protect guests from the sun .

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What people are saying about Fuerteventura

Overall rating

4.6 / 5

based on 5 reviews

We had Really Nice tour and they didn’t give up and we saw some lovely moments with the dolphins our tour guide and person with was amazing highly recommended my first time in Spain and this was immaculate I would highly appreciate if he got this feedback really impressed. Outstanding ain’t the word way better :). Thank You

Nagyon szuper program volt nagyon szuperül megszervezve, nagyon jól éreztük magunkat mindenkinek csak ajánlani tudom és fantasztikusan ked ves és szimpatikus kalózokkal!! Üdvözlettel Gábor család 2022.04.15

We had a lovely time saw dolphins and swam to a deserted beach!! The manta rays in the harbour were amazing! Would definitely recommend for a relaxing and fulfilling sailing experience.

Lovely crew members. All very helpful and tried their best to make the journey great. We had a fantastic time.

Lovely friendly staff, make you feel welcomed and get you involved in activities. All lovu experience.