The Science Behind Whales Educational

From EUR €38.00
  • Duration: 3 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: São Miguel, Azores Islands

Get inspired with in-depth information and interesting facts about Whales and Dolphins. Learn about marine wildlife conservation, and see first-hand how real scientific research works!

What to Expect:

Meet us at the Marina of Vila Franca do Campo for check-in at the specified time. The presentation will take place at our briefing room, equipped with visual, audio and prop support to a qualified Biologist presenting accurate scientific-grade information.

This journey starts with an overview of what Whales and Dolphins are, their incredible evolution to the aquatic animals we see today and their essential role in our planet’s ecosystems. Learn amazing facts about species, their behavior and migrational patterns.

After a short break for Tea, now dive into the interaction and relationship with humans - the challenges faced through times, and our important role in preserving and protecting marine wildlife and their habitat. Get tips on how to easily help at home in your daily routine!

Learn how today’s scientific research methods help in identifying individuals and understanding these amazing animals, see first-hand how field Data and Media are collected, reviewed and submitted to local university’s wildlife research projects and made available to the public and scientific community worldwide.

End outside for debriefing, fresh air and questions - feel free to ask anything.

Know before you go:

  • Eat light, and bring your personal water supply. Light food is permitted.

  • NOT FOR anyone in delicate health conditions or under the age of 4.


  • Knowledgeable Marine Wildlife Guide

  • Animal Science Educational Presentation

  • Short break with Tea from the oldest active plantation in Europe

  • Insurance

Does not include:

  • Hotel Pickup and Drop-off

  • Personal Water supply