Frequently asked questions
SO THAT YOU ARE IN NO DOUBT
WHALE EXCURSION, MAXICAT / MUSTCAT.
BOAT TRIP, ICON.
IS THE SHIP SAFE?
Of course, it is!
• Life jackets of various sizes
• Life raft
• First aid kit
• Fire extinguishers
Technical means of navigation and communication
• GPS and VHF transmitter
The probability of sightings of cetaceans is very high all year round due to the good conditions that the marine environment offers to these species. Even so, on rare occasions, due to the unpredictability of wild animals, it can happen that they are not seen. In this case, Maxicat offers the opportunity to go out on another tour, on the day of your choice, subject to availability.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING WITH ME?
As our excursions include a swim stop, we recommend clothing appropriate for this activity, such as a swimming costume, towel and a change of clothes. change of clothes. We also suggest sun cream, hat, goggles, snorkelling equipment and in the winter months, a warm jacket.
If you are in doubt if you get seasick, for the greatest enjoyment of the excursion, ask your pharmacist about seasickness pills.
HOW TO GET THERE? WHAT TIME?
We are located in Costa Adeje, Puerto Colon, dock Nº 9, in the south of Tenerife.
If you have your own transport, we recommend that you consider that this is a busy tourist area, and parking spaces are limited.
The port has its own park lot, with an approximate cost of 1,20€ per day.
We have our own transport, with previous reservation, from various points in the south of Tenerife. We recommend 15 minutes before departure time.
PrivaTE, Exclusive Boat Charter.
CAN THE ITINERARY ON BOARD BE MODIFIED?
Yes, we adapt to the clients’ needs, depending on the reserved hours, our onboard staff will offer you different options. Our sailing range is from Palm Mar to Los Gigantes.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING?
It is recommended to bring sun protection: sunglasses, hat, sunscreen. Except for the summer months, a sweater or jacket. For the full enjoyment of the experience, if you deem it necessary, we recommend taking motion sickness pills before sailing.
WHAT TIME SHOULD I ARRIVE?
The rental hours of the boat will start counting from the agreed time with the customer, whether the boat is sailing or in port. Therefore, we recommend you to arrive 10 minutes before that time.
DO YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS?
Contact us for personalised attention.