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Glass Bottom Boat Trip + Snorkeling

Embarking on a glass bottom boat is not an everyday experience. Especially when it offers you the opportunity to discover the marine life of São Miguel Island with maximum comfort and safety.

This 2-hour adventure begins at Vila Franca do Campo Marina, Azores. The boat trip takes you to explore the protected area of Vila Franca do Campo Islet and a part of the municipality’s coastline, providing stunning views of the region.

At the start of the tour, experienced guides will provide a safety briefing and overview of the trip’s itinerary. During the navigation, they will share historical tidbits about Vila Franca do Campo municipality while you enjoy the beauty of the coastline.

Upon reaching the islet, you’ll have a fascinating experience observing the seabed through the glass bottom boat. This way, you’ll have the opportunity to spot a variety of unique marine species typical of protected areas of the Atlantic and the Azores.

Additionally, the guide will be present to identify different species and share interesting information about their behavior and habitat.

To complete your trip: Snorkeling

To cap off your experience in style, there is a snorkeling session near the islet or in the rocky area of Praia da Pedreira. During this activity, you’ll always be accompanied by a professional. Thus, you can dive into the underwater beauty and closely observe marine fauna and flora.

The experience includes

  • Snorkeling gear (mask, snorkel, and fins)
  • Experienced guide
  • Insurance
  • Skipper

Last but not least, don’t forget to bring comfortable clothing and a waterproof jacket. Swimwear is essential, as well as a beach towel, a snack, and sunscreen. If necessary, also bring motion sickness medication.

Want to personalize your experience?

If it’s an option for you, there’s the possibility of arranging personalized and private trips for groups of friends, families, honeymoons, among others. For more information on prices and bookings, please refer to the link below:

Embark on this unforgettable adventure and explore the secrets of the Azores’ sea!

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