Whalewatching on AVENTURA, Middelfart
Children friendly Whale Watching on board Aventura!
1. Become a helmsman for a day! Join the wheelhouse and help steer an 87-ton ship in the Little Belt
2. All children will receive a diploma with the date and how many porpoises they have spotted
3. Facts of the porpoise based on the large black plastic porpoise on board
4. There is a possibility of us using listening device if there is enough porpoises, and follow the porpoises clicking sounds.
Access to the brand new exhibition about the porpoise(catch) in Middelfart is included, when you book a ticket for Whale Watching on board Aventura. The exhibition can be found at Henner Friiser Hus (museum) - about 200 meters from the departing place of Aventura.
“Snævringen” in the northern part of the Little Belt has one of the world’s densest populations of whales – the porpoise, which thrives in the riveting waters.
The organised hunt for porpoises happened in Gamborg Fjord south of Middelfart from 1593 to 1880. The porpoise hunters in Middelfart had a life-long royal privilege for hunting porpoises. The boats of the porpoise hunters can be seen at Middelfart Museum and a copy on the water next to the Little Belt Shipyard in Middelfart Gl. Havn (Old Harbour).
Harbour porpoise exhibition
When you book a whale safari on the ADVENTURA, the ticket includes entrance to the porpoise exhibition at Henner Friisers House in Middelfart.
For the children there is, amongst other things, an interactive porpoise game.
Dogs allowed on board by appointment.
BE HAPPY PASS deals:
Restaurant deals: Get 10% off the bill (excl. beverages) with your BE HAPPY PASS at the following restaurants: Brasserie Svanen, Restaurant Fænøsund Marina, Restaurant Teza's, Papa's Ristorante Pizza and the Restaurant at Fænø-Sund Ferie.
Ice creams: Buy 4 ice creams and pay only for 3 (the cheapest is free) at Marina Café & Grill.
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