- 3 hours
- For all ages
Why whale watching tenerife?
Do you want to enjoy a unique experience aboard a luxury sailing yacht? Whale and dolphin watching on a yacht in Los Gigantes is the experience you were looking for. The “Mojo Picón” offers all the advantages of a sailing boat. You will be able to enjoy one of the most beautiful coasts of Tenerife. There you can go in search of the most diverse marine species such as turtles, dolphins or whales.
In addition, if the sea is in good conditions, the little ones will be able to help with tasks such as taking the helm and becoming a sailor for a few hours.
What can you do on board the ship?
“El Mojo Picón” sets sail from Los Gigantes in search of the different marine species to spot them in their natural habitat. Along the route there is time to do all kinds of marine activities. Snorkelling in some of the coves next to the cliffs, diving in the crystal clear waters of the south of Tenerife and sunbathing on a wonderful deck. All this accompanied by an idyllic atmosphere.
During the “whale and dolphin watching tenerife” you can also enjoy a delicious snack, fruit and drinks in one of the quiet coves on the edge of Los Gigantes. For the more adventurous! If there is wind, you can go a little offshore to live the experience under full sail. The captain is always ready to satisfy the tastes of the clients.
Characteristics of the sail yacht – “Mojo Picón”
The Mojo Picón is a 14-meter sailboat of the Bavaria brand. A luxurious boat with all the comfort and state-of-the-art technology in safety and navigation systems. The maximum capacity is 10 people.
Meet our magnificent captain, a real sea dog, with a lot of experience doing sailing trips. He has always been in contact with the nautical world. He is a specialist in getting the most out of your excursion. In addition, thanks to the captain’s long experience, if the sea conditions are good, the little ones will be able to help with tasks such as steering the helm and become sailors for a few hours. They will also be able to enjoy all the captain’s knowledge and, if they wish, learn how to sail a large sailing boat.
Where does “whale watching excursions tenerife” take place? Los gigantes
The cliff of Los Gigantes is one of the jewels of Tenerife. It is located in the extreme west of the island with an imposing vertical wall of almost 600 meters high. The immense volcanic walls are located within the Teno Rural Park, between the municipalities of Buenavista del Norte and Santiago del Teide. It is the perfect place for whale watching, scuba diving or a boat ride and enjoy the marvelous nature.
What to bring on board?
Swimsuit, sunscreen, towel, sunglasses and cap. We also recommend if you decide to go to see the incredible sunset on the sailboat to bring warm clothes because in the sea can always give us a little cold breeze.
“THE PERFECT DAY” by TIP AND TRIPS
At Tip and Trips we want you to enjoy Tenerife, its gastronomy, its culture, but also all the possibilities that every corner of the island has to offer. That’s why we suggest you “The perfect day”, depending on the timetable you choose for this activity. And if you have any questions, write to us!
What to do before or after “whale watching trips Tenerife”?
After the whale and dolphin watching on a sailing boat in Los Gigantes you can do a few things. In La Caleta you can enjoy a swim in the sea or discover the seabed by snorkelling. You can also go to see the cliff of Los Gigantes and have a “barraquito”, a typical Canarian coffee at the viewpoint. If you want to see a typical Canarian village, you can visit the historic centre of Guía de Isora. Finally, enjoy a wonderful sunset at the Roca Negra Sunset Club. There, with the sea at your feet, you can enjoy their cocktails and food while you finish your day.
The use of face masks is compulsory during the entire journey. In addition, hydroalcoholic gel will be available on the boat.
Who is this activity aimed at?
This experience is aimed at all audiences. From couples to families with children. People who like the sea and want to get to know Tenerife from a completely different perspective.
How do I arrive to the meeting point?
You can bring your own car, bus o taxi.