Cala Rossa Dream - Observation of dolphins

  • Cala Rossa Dream - Observation of dolphins

Do you want sensation and adventure? Do you dream to swim among dolphins, see turtles and whales? This is possible in Mandelieu [06] aboard the Cala Rossa.

Give you an extraordinary day aboard the Cala Rossa and swim with dolphins in the heart of the sanctuary Pelagos (about 25000 dolphins identified), a real nature reserve created at the initiative of France, Monaco and Italy, for the protection of cetaceans, dolphins, whales and turtles ... The identification of mammals is done by air. Once located, get in the water and experience unforgettable moments in the middle of dolphin.

Book now your boat trip for this summer and spend an unforgettable day swim with dolphins!

"Dolphin Watching guaranteed thanks to the tracking plane" - We invite you again, if we don’t see any dolphins (very rare)

Our Most
Locating aircraft: Groups of dolphins, whales, sperm whales are located by aircraft linked by radio to the boat, allowing the boat and its occupants to join ceteceans.
Our trips take place between Corsica and mainland, in the heart of Pelagos Sanctuary (Marine Mammal Protection).

For a successful day: A full day is needed to properly observe the dolphins. It takes about 2 hours of sailing to reach the area most conducive to their meeting. Then we take the time find different groups, to be fully satisfied.

Area Navigation: It is situated in the south east of the PACA region, the area most protected from the wind in summer.

Cala Rossa is a luxurious launch "Cranchi " of 15.10 meters. Its development "open" ensures a comfortable navigation.
La vedette "Cala Rossa" is equipped with:
+ 2 engines 370 HP turbo diesel
+ GPS / plotter
+ Autopilot
+ Video sounder
+ VHF
+ CD Player
+ Spacious outside cockpit with comfortable seating
+ Large rear deck for launching
+ Large sunbathing on the front
+ Toilets
+ 2 double cabins
+ Outdoor Shower
+ Fridge

Planing of a typical day
+ 7.45 a.m, Welcome on board

+ Departure from Mandelieu [near to Cannes] for approximately 2 hours of navigation to join the area where we can meet cetaceans. Breakfast during navigation, briefing and tests of the equipment [mask and diving suit].

+ Seek of marins mammals . Observation and VHF contacts with local fishermen and plane.

+ When cetaceans are located, swimmers goes in the water, on captain orders, engine stopped. This procedure is apply after every meeting. Of course, these animals are wild and their observation depends of several factors [food, presence of new born, …]. In all cases, feeding or touching them is strictly forbidden.

+ aroud 4.30 pm, back to the pontoonNike Air Max 270

Openings and Rates

Opening: 

From 01/01 to 31/12 between 8 AM and 8.30 PM.

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