Aboard the ship “Croix du Sud V”, we offer you a day trip to discover cetaceans off the coast.
Whale watching from Sanary provides excellent opportunities to encounter a few of the most emblematic sea giants. Just to name some of them, we have sperm whales, striped dolphins, bottlenose dolphins, risso’s dolphins, pilot whales and fin whales, the second largest animal on earth…
The team of scientists, naturalists guides and photographers from Découverte du Vivant delivers a conference on board, presenting the Mediterranean cetacean species, their biology and protection measures.
A feedback of the trip will be sent to every participant, including pictures.
La Croix du Sud V is an eco-responsible whale watching operator, involved in the long term preservation of the cetacean populations of the Mediterranean sea. We were delivered the “High Quality Whale Watching” label by the Pelagos sanctuary for marine mammal conservation in 2012. It ensures a respectful approach of the animals, to disturb them as little as possible.
Low season : every Sunday, from 04/20 to 07/09 and from 09/01 to 10/31 – Appointment at 9:00 AM, departure at 9:30 AM, return at 4:30 PM.
High season : every Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday, from 07/10 to 08/31 – Appointment at 7:30 AM, departure at 8:15 AM, return at 3:15 PM.
Meeting point at the boat Croix du Sud V, in Sanary’s harbour, in front of the town hall.
The cruise is accessible to the persons who are suffering of the following desabilities: visual impairment, hearing impairment, mental impairment. For the passengers with reduced mobility, the boat can take 2 classics wheelchairs (unmotorized), knowing that the restroom aren’t accessible because too narrow.
Unfortunately, dogs are not allowed on this type of cruise.
In case of a bad weather, we could cancel the cruise. If the cruise is cancelled, we will offer you to book for another day, or to refund you. You must know that report is not automatic.
Picnic, water, sunscreen, sunglasses, cap, windproof jacket, sweater (mostly in the spring and autumn). On board we sell coffee, fresh water and sodas.
Download our 2020 program here : BROCHURE 2020 (french)
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