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About ECCO Ocean
ECCO Ocean is the only licensed dolphin watching agency operation from Lisbon. We are a private and individual initiative led by a marine biologist that studies dolphins and whales. ECCO Ocean runs on a strategy where its marine research is self-financed through ecotourism Our ecotours are conducted on our research vessel the Megaptera, a spacious and cosy trimaran which will sail fast and under minimum or no engine use. This will provide silent and more pure experience. The ecotours are mainly focused in dolphin watching expeditions, which is our speciality and our main study subject. Seabirds and sightseeing of the wild landscape are also present in this expedition. Expeditions far from the Sea comprise birdwatching in the Tagus Estuary and upriver. For those less adventurous we have tours to admire the city that was built to be seen from the river. The expeditions are genuine scientific surveys where a biologist is always present collecting valuable data and you are our guests.
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Lisbon, Portugal
Tours and Tickets by ECCO Ocean
Zarco Patrol - City Tour from the River
1 review
US$40,85 per adult
Diogo Cam Expedition - Bird Watching on the Estuary
US$58,35 per adult
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We all know that the fellows of the animal kingdom are mostly unpredictable, that is why we were happy that we are going to be guided by a biologist, aka a marine life expert. We went on a 4 hours expedition with ECCO Ocean, full...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anna Sára H
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I was really impressed by the nice trimaran boat! This boat is so spacious that everyone can see the dolphins very well. We were sitting in the front net and got up close and personal with these beautiful creatures. I didn't know there were so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank liannegorissen
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We set out from Belem at 9am in a comfy Katamaran for 8 people. The 8 meter broad boat offered front row seats for everyone and boy where we happy to have them. The skipper who is also a biologist who researches dolphins knew exactly...More

Thank Timm g
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

It was a unique experience! We saw so many dolphins, birds, jellyfish and even a shark. Francisco answered all the questions and has such a big knowledge! Don‘t miss this experience when staying in Lisbon, you won‘t regret. Thank you ECCO Ocean for this memorable...More

Thank PascalL2408
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Four of us booked this trimaran last minute then had to reschedule, but it was no problem once we reached the skipper, Francisco. Sailed up river in 10 to 15 knot winds doing 8-10 without much effort. Great view of the city and great talk...More

Thank Tacomataster
Reviewed 11 January 2018

The fastest sailing boat to rent in Lisbon! Great fun with friends and family. We did a day trip in the RV Megaptera, from Lisboa until Cascais and then back to Lisboa again. Bring all of your record equipment, you gonna see amazing wild life...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

The small tour gives a beautiful and different perspective at the city of Lisbon. The boat is very stylish and eco friendly and team is very helpful and approachable.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AndreiaP777
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