Ah what a day! A day full of Whales! Several Blue Whales (the first ones of the season for us!)and Fin Whales.

Including a mother and calf Fin Whales!

Fin Whales/Balaenoptera physalus

Fin Whales/Balaenoptera physalus

Fin Whales/Balaenoptera physalus

Fin Whales/Balaenoptera physalus

A very tiny Fin Whale, well at least compared to it’s Mother!

We sighted a group of about 23 to 40 Common Dolphins as well. With 3 or 4 very small calves! 🙂

Common Dolphin/Delphinus delphis

Common Dolphin/Delphinus delphis

And several beautiful Portuguese Man o’ War!

Portuguese Man o' War/ Physalia physalis

Portuguese Man o’ War/ Physalia physalis

Stay tuned for more updates on our tours! 🙂

Stephanie Almeida

About Stephanie Almeida

Stephanie is Guide at TERRA AZUL since 2013 and Operations Assistant since 2017. Contributed for several years on Data collection for MONICET – The Azores Islands Cetaceans Research & Conservation long-term monitoring project.

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