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Whale watching

Seeing a whale blow just a few metres away is one of the most exciting experiences that Santurtzi has to offer.

Whale watching at sea is an unforgettable experience. This programme brings it within your grasp. Feel the thrill of dolphins swimming alongside less than 1 m from the boat, enjoy watching a family of long-finned pilot whales and the chance to sail up to a great whale and hear it blow.

We organise exciting, full-day boat trips accompanied by an expert on board.

INCLUDING:

  • 1 day of sailing off the Basque coast.
  • SHORT, BEGINNERS’ COURSE in watching marine fauna.
  • Handbook for identifying sea birds, whales and dolphins
  • Expert whale-watching guide: Gorka Ocio
  • Santurtzi tourist information dossier.
  • Insurance.
Necessary warm clothing and appropriate footwear

More information

VERBALLENAS
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From July to October

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Adults: 69 €.

<14 years old: 65 €.

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Booking application for

Whale watching

Available booking dates

From July to October

Watch in www.verballenas.com

 

ATTENTION:

Request your reservation, we will confirm availability by email.

You can request an arranged visit for groups outside the regular opening hours by contacting the Tourist Office, T. (+34) 944 83 94 94 or by filling in this form.

Payment is due at the beginning of the activity.