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Discover Whales and Dolphins with Freebird One Catamaran in Tenerife

Our three-hour excursion, departing daily from Puerto Colón in Costa Adeje, Tenerife, invites you to a unique experience aboard the Freebird One Catamaran, one of our most iconic catamarans. Immerse yourself in the unforgettable adventure of dolphin spotting in Tenerife, where we will explore the crystal-clear waters of Costa Adeje in search of majestic whales and playful dolphins.

Accompanied by an expert cetacean guide from Freebird Catamaran, you will discover fascinating secrets about the life of these species in their natural habitat, including their habits, diet, behaviours, and migratory routes. After exciting encounters with pilot whales and various types of dolphins, such as the bottlenose and the Atlantic spotted, you will have the opportunity to relax in the sun and enjoy a refreshing swim in the sea before returning to Puerto Colón, thus culminating an unparalleled experience with Freebird Tenerife.

The Freebird One Catamaran has an expert cetacean guide

During our journey in search of these marine wonders, you will dive deep into learning about the various species that inhabit the waters of Costa Adeje, enriching your knowledge of marine life.

Once you have experienced the thrill of spotting whales and dolphins, you will have the opportunity to take a moment to rest and appreciate the serenity of the natural environment at Diego Hernández beach, located near La Caleta de Adeje.

Seize the chance to soak in the beauty of the surroundings, whether by basking in the sun or cooling off with a swim in the crystal-clear waters. This moment of relaxation is the perfect conclusion to an unforgettable catamaran excursion.

As your journey along the coasts of Adeje comes to an end, returning to Puerto Colón marks the beginning of your journey back to the hotel, facilitated by our complimentary bus service.

Are you interested in finding out what types of dolphins you might spot during your visit to Tenerife?  If you’re a nature and marine life enthusiast, you’ll love discovering more about the bottlenose dolphins that frequent the coasts of this beautiful island. Read our complete article to explore these fascinating mammals and how you can have a close encounter with them. Click here to learn more about dolphins in Tenerife: Discover bottlenose dolphins in Tenerife.


3 Hours


English and Spanish


  • Guide in English: Includes an expert guide on cetaceans.
  • Free Transport: Pick-up and return service to the hotel.
  • Sandwich: Enjoy a sandwich on board.
  • Soft Drinks and Beer: Includes beer, soft drinks, and water.

Not included

  • Sun Lounger Rental
    • Price: €5 per person.
    • It is not possible to reserve the sun loungers in advance.
  • Souvenir Photos
    • Professional photo: €10.
  • Ice Cream
    • Price: €3.
  • Accessibility
    • There may be access difficulties to the catamaran for people with disabilities or reduced mobility. It is recommended to consult before making a reservation.

Important information

Hotel Pick-up Service

This experience includes a complimentary hotel pick-up service from the main tourist areas in the south of Tenerife, including Los Gigantes, Costa Adeje, Los Cristianos, Playa de las Américas, and Golf del Sur.

It is crucial that you provide us with the name of your accommodation during the booking process to coordinate and confirm with you the exact pick-up time and the most convenient meeting point near your location.

We offer this transfer service at no additional cost for all the mentioned areas, from Los Gigantes to Golf del Sur.

Pick-up times are adjusted based on the location of your hotel, typically ranging between 8:25 and 9:40 AM for departures at 10:00 AM, and between 11:25 AM and 12:40 PM for departures at 1:00 PM.

You can consult the attached map to view the available pick-up points. It is recommended to be ready for pick-up 15 minutes before the scheduled time, considering that times may vary due to traffic or unforeseen circumstances.

Bus Pick-up Points Map

Free cancellation

  • To receive a full refund for the activity, it must be cancelled at least 24 hours in advance of its start.
  • If cancelled within 24 hours before the start, no refund will be made.
  • Changes made less than 24 hours before the activity starts will not be accepted.
  • The cut-off time is determined according to the local time of the location where the activity will take place.
  • Favorable weather conditions are essential for this activity. In the event of cancellation due to bad weather, an alternative date or a full refund will be offered.

Rules and tips

  • Sunscreen for face, lips, and body.
  • Sunglasses and a hat for additional protection.
  • Swimwear, towel, and comfortable clothing, including footwear.
  • Consult a doctor beforehand if you easily get seasick, to ensure a pleasant trip.
  • Warm clothing recommended during winter or on cloudy days.
  • Camera or video camera to capture and share the experience.
  • Arrive early if coming by car, due to limited parking space at Puerto Colón.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where should I wait for the Freebird bus?

    If you wish to use the bus transportation, make sure to select the transportation option when making your booking, from which you can choose the nearest pick-up point to your hotel.

    Once you have booked, you will receive a confirmation of the pick-up time and place, with a map included if the pick-up point is different from your hotel.

    We recommend being at the pick-up point 10 minutes before the indicated time, as there can sometimes be slight variations due to traffic conditions.

  • How can I make a booking?

    1. Select the date you wish to book on the booking form.
    2. Next, choose the time of your excursion and the number of attendees.
    3. Then press the green MAKE BOOKING button, and fill in your personal details on the next screen of the form.
    4. In the PICK-UP POINTS dropdown list, choose the pick-up point closest to the hotel where you will be staying during your visit to Tenerife, and you will see the schedule of the bus that will pass by your hotel.
    5. Next, choose the payment method you will use and complete the booking process.
    6. Finally, you will receive the voucher with your booking in your email, which will have all the details of your excursion.
    7. Print it out and show it to the Freebird staff at the pick-up point and at the boarding dock of Puerto Colón. You can also show the voucher from your mobile phone.
    8. Enjoy your whale and dolphin watching excursion in Tenerife.
  • Is food included in the excursion?

    Yes, the 3-hour excursion to Costa Adeje includes a sandwich or snack, soft drinks, water, and beer.

    Ice creams are not included and come at an additional cost.

  • Is it possible to travel with a wheelchair?

    It is not possible to use a wheelchair on board our catamarans, so it is very important to have some mobility to get on our catamarans.

  • What can I do if I often get seasick on a boat?

    Consult your doctor or pharmacist for advice on anti-seasickness pills or the appropriate medication for you. Depending on the sea conditions, there are days with higher waves, and you may get seasick if you are not used to sailing on a boat.

  • How is it decided if a tour is cancelled due to bad weather?

    In the event of adverse conditions, the information provided by the AEMET will be taken into account to make a decision on the cancellation of the excursion.

Meeting point Google Maps

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