Why Choose our Whale and Dolphin trips - Tenerife?
All of our Tenerife whale and dolphin experiences have the blue boat badge. This means that the way in which they provide your experience is responsible, and does not harm the whales and dolphins, or their habitat here in Tenerife. Whale and dolphin watching can be enjoyed all year round in Tenerife.
At have fun Tenerife we care about our customers experiences, and we want you to enjoy your excursions. That’s why we have prepared some whale and dolphin information to make your whale and dolphin trips Tenerife a lot more enjoyable.
Dolphin Sightings - Tenerife
Visitors are 99.99 % guaranteed to see whales or dolphins on our whale and dolphin experiences in Tenerife. ⅓ of all whale and dolphin species reside or pass through canarian waters There are 4 dolphin species resident to Tenerife and
24 migratory species.
Resident Species Of Dolphin - Tenerife
Bottlenose dolphins are a firm favourite on our whale and dolphin excursions, because they are so friendly. They often make friends with other species, especially humans. All around the world, there are records of bottlenose dolphins having entered into spontaneous relationships with humans.
Risso dolphins can be found worldwide in both temperate and tropical waters. They are usually in deep waters rather than close to land, although can often be seen between Tenerife and La Gomera. Apart from here in Tenerife, Risso dolphins are also found in the Persian Gulf, Mediterranean and Red Seas.
Whales In Tenerife
Sperm whales are the largest of the Antarctic toothed cetaceans, Their distinctive features are a gigantic square-shaped head and a strong brown or greyish body with ripples in the skin which make it look like an enormous raisin! Pilot whales are easy to see and watch for various reasons. During the day they can befound “logging” or snoozing at the surface of the water where they gather strength from their nocturnal hunts in warm, shallow water.
Other ‘migratory’ species are on their holidays here in Tenerife. To name them:
Killer whale, false killer whale, common dolphin, Fraser's dolphin, blue whale, Northern right whale, minke whale, Pantropical spotted dolphin, Cuvier's beaked whale, rough-toothed dolphin, fin whale, northern bottlenose whale, blainville's beaked whale, bryde's whale, atlantic spotted dolphin, sei whale, striped dolphin, Gerval’s beaked whale, true’s beaked whale, pygmy sperm whale, dwarf sperm whale.
Book A Dolphin or Whale Excursion in Tenerife Today
It is also possible to see the whales and dolphins on a jetski excursion or a helicopter excursion. If you like the sound of these, you can go to jet ski excursions here or helicopter excursions here.
If you want a really special whale and dolphin experience you could always go out on a yacht. Have a look at our boat trips in Tenerife!
Whale and dolphin trips Tenerife enjoy dolphin and whale excursions in Tenerife. Book your dolphin excursion in Tenerife today. All our dolphin excursions have the blue boat badge so you know you can enjoy your dolphin excursion in Tenerife without damaging the environment.havefuntenerife.com for all your excursion and holiday requirements in
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