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Killer Whale Watching Trip in Tarifa

Hop aboard a 3-hour boat trip in search of killer whales and thrive at the sight of different species of dolphins, whales and hopefully orcas! This tour is offered from July to September, when killer whales arrive at the Strait of Gibraltar to feed on tuna. 

Highlights · Killer Whale Watching Trip

Killer whale watching trip
  • Enjoy a 3-hour whale watching trip across the Strait of Gibraltar.
  • We will target killer whales, one of the most respected and admired cetaceans in these waters.
  • The excursion is guided by a team of marine biologists.

Catch a glimpse

Killer Whale Watching Trip in Tarifa

Why Wildsea Europe recommends this experience

Environmental stewardship, ocean literacy & citizen science
Turmares Tarifa is a champion for the wild seas! It will not only show you a great time: it will challenge you to improve your knowledge of the marine environment and it will grant you the opportunity of engaging in citizen science activities, in support of marine wildlife.

What to expect?

Killer Whale Watching Trip in Tarifa

Navigate the Strait of Gibraltar to look for killer whales in one of Europe's hotspots for ceateans. In each of our trips a group of marine biologists join onboard to brief everyone on sightings, as well as to collect data on the behaviour of the animals we encounter. This data is shared with the academic community and applied in different projects and scientific publications for research purposes.

Price and optionals

Killer Whale Watching Trip in Tarifa
  •   From: € 50.00 per person

Important info

Killer Whale Watching Trip in Tarifa
  •   Duration: Under 4h
  •   Effort: Active
  •   Skills required: Beginner
  •   Difficulty level: Very easy
  •   Languages spoken: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
  •   Minimum booking (n_ of participants): 1
  •   Maximum booking (n_ of participants): 160

The excursions start from Tarifa's harbour and the meeting point is at Turmare's office - Avenida Alcalde Juan Núñez, 3 - just in front of the Harbour. Pick up your tickets at least 30 minutes before departure.

We strongly recommend to bring a warm and waterproof jacket, sun protection, hat and comfortable shoes!

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Killer Whale Watching Trip in Tarifa

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Turmares Tarifa

Turmares Tarifa is a whale watching company operating in the Strait of Gibraltar, in Tarifa (Spain). Through our 16 years of operations, we have developed a business model that integrates citizen science and environmental education as intrinsic elements of our value proposal to our clients. Our Team is made up of marine professionals and biologists. We own 3 ships with different capacities: 150, 60 and 8 passengers, in order to meet the specific demands of every group. We welcome nearly 35.000 passengers every year, including 6.500 students from more than 100 school groups from all over Spain and abroad.

Turmares Tarifa
Alcalde Juan Nuñez, 3 3 11380
Tarifa Cádiz Andalusia (Spain)


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