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Excursiones Yani Whale Watching Tours

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Puerto de Vueltas, 38870, La Gomera, Spain
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Long trip but probably just about worth it.

Picked up the boat in Santiago before heading round to VGR to pick up more people. That took about... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
AndyAquila
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Sherborne, United Kingdom
Caldéron tropical ... and lunch!

In contrast with the other whale watching companies you will be hosted at Yani on a catamaran-type... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
Willem D
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Zevergem, Belgium
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Puerto de Vueltas, 38870, La Gomera, Spain
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Picked up the boat in Santiago before heading round to VGR to pick up more people. That took about 1 hour. After about another 30 mins we were heading out to see and did manage to see two types of dolphins, spotted and bottle-nosed, and...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

In contrast with the other whale watching companies you will be hosted at Yani on a catamaran-type of ship: more stability and great speed! The lunch was a varied plate of veggies and 'atun', njammie; and at two different occasions we met a group of...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely terrible it was. First of all, we left the port Santiago at a miserable speed, travelling half way round the island to Valle Gran Rey. What felt like 1 hour later, it dawned on us we weren't getting very far from the coast; in...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Went to a 3 hours dolphin and whale watching excursion with Yani. We had a really nice guide that spoke fluent German and English (at least). The boat was big enough and safe. Had an ok lunch and a possibility to go swimming at a...More

Thank Milja H
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

We took a tour from Playa de Santiago via Gran Rey and out about 6 km to look for dolphins and whales. Our guide was amazing - really vivacious and helpful and the company promised us another trip, should we not see any whales or...More

Thank Frances E
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Like many people when we hear claims from the tour rep like 99% certain you will see Whales and Dolphins, we take it with a pinch of salt. However we saw countless dolphins and a few dozen Pilot Whales on our cruise today from Playa...More

Thank grapow
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is the best boat in town! The crew were very pleasant. Despite most of the travellers being German speakers, the guide (Anna) spoke English to us and made us feel welcome throughout the trip. We saw pilot whales and dolphins. We anchored by a...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2016

We took a boat trip with Yani to Los Organos. On the upside: - Friendly staff. - Good food served on board. - Los Organos is worth a boat trip. - Going back from Los Organos to Valle Gran Rey, the captain sighted a group...More

Thank berndb663
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

It was a really worthwhile trip. I have been on boat trips before, and I know that sometime you don't get to see very much. But to my surprise....right away a hammer head shark spotting as we left the harbor. And then dolphins and whale....More

Thank Pilarcity
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

We did this trip in Nov 2015 but I’m still traumatised so had to write a review! It was an unbelievable experience - we were on the boat for 5 hours and none of the staff spoke apart from ‘are you OK?’ This was because...More

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