Diving Tour in Setúbal, Portugal
Boat tours About Madeira It was 1419, when two young sailors, João Gonçalves Zarco and Tristão Vaz Teixeira, under Infante D. Henrique guidance, leaving behind Africa’s coast and its bad weather, would come up with Machico bay in the island which they called Madeira (in English Wood), due to the quantity of this resource they found there. Madeira island is the main island in the Madeira Archipelago, located southwest from Portuguese coast, in the Atlantic Ocean, and constitutes together with Porto Santo, Ilhas Desertas (Deserted Islands) and Ilhas Selvagens (Wild Islands) the Madeira Archipelago, with the city of Funchal as capital. Madeira has volcanic origins, with a subtropical weather, being able to find tropic elements in the south coast and tempered weather elements in the north coast. So, annual average temperatures reach, in the south coast, 20ºC and more. Water temperature, one of the most appreciate island’s attribute, vary between 26ºC and 19ºC in winter. Machico center, where our dive center is located, is well known for being calm and extremely charming and where you can find good restaurants, bars, shops even the access to Calhau beach with its black sand. Diving in Madeira has gained increasing importance with those ones who visit the island and wish to see the settled species of these seas, like dolphins, rays, stingrays and even monk seals, one of the most unusual seal in the world that can reach 3 meters long and 400 kg. Anthia Madeira provides tours in Madeira and Deserts Island for sea life sights. Swimming with dolphins is another attraction that Madeira can offer. The constant visit of many species of sea mammals like whales and dolphins takes place during the whole year. Groups of wild playful dolphins are exciting and memorable. Take the chance to swim with them. Prices: - Price per person - 40€ - Kids 4 to 11 years old - 25€
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 16 guests
- Tours, Lessons, and Diving
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Diving regulator
- Buoyancy compensator
- Diving cylinder
- Diving suit
- Depth gauge
- Diving mask
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.