Gibraltar - Dolphin Watching

Dolphin Watching from Gibraltar

There are three species of dolphin commonly found in the Bay and Strait of Gibraltar. They are the Common Dolphin, the Striped Dolphin and the larger Bottle-nosed Dolphin. There are numerous dolphin-watching trips on offer and it is not unusual to be able to see these fascinating creatures close up in their natural environment.

See some of the tours on offer below:

Dolphin Watching Excursion Gibraltar

Dolphin Watching Excursion GibraltarDolphin Watching Excursion in Gibraltar With Optional Top of The Rock Cable Car Ticket

See Gibraltar's dolphins wild and free! Sail The Bay of Gibraltar with Dolphin Adventure for a wild dolphin safari. The crew and captain will guide you on a responsible dolphin watching tour with on-board marine biologist. A must add to your list of things to do on holiday in Gibraltar or the Costa del Sol. From 34 Euro.

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Gibraltar Dolphins Full Day Trip from Costa del Sol

Gibraltar Dolphins Full Day Trip from Costa del Sol Gibraltar Dolphins Full Day Trip from Costa del Sol

Discover the scenic highlights of Gibraltar on this full-day trip from the Costa del Sol (departures from Malaga, Torremolinos, Fuengirola, Marbella and Estepona). With an expert guide, journey from Costa del Sol to Gibraltar by air-conditioned coach and experience the best of this famous British territory. Know the Bay of Gibraltar is the permanent home of three different species of dolphins. Then, enjoy time to explore Gibraltar’s center independently. Perhaps have lunch at a British-style pub, browse the big-name stores, and snap up duty-free bargains.Book tour now



Much rarer is the sighting of whales. They do also migrate here including the largest mammal of all, the Blue Whale. However, sadly, such sightings are not common today. For more information on whale watching see our whale watching page.

See also our whale & dolphin home page.