Tours

Daily, Live Aboard & Diving

Daily
Tour

The daily tour is scheduled for 7:00 am at the Caravelas pier and takes approximately three hours to Abrolhos. Between the months of July and November, there is the possibility of sighting of humpback whales during the course.

Upon arrival to the archipelago, the group is welcomed by an environmental monitor from ICMBio, who will welcome some information on local fauna and flora, as well as the rules of conduct within the limits of the Park. Then all are taken to a landing on Siriba Island, where they can observe the birds that live there and their nestlings. After a guided walk, all return to the boat to begin the underwater activities: free diving or guided guided scuba diving. Lunch is served and then the diving activities are resumed.

The estimated time of arrival at Caravelas pier is at 5:30 p.m.

Included:

  • Fruits, mineral water, juices, cold lunch with salads and sandwiches, breads, biscuits and hot snack during the return journey.
  • Equipment for free diving (mask, snorkel and fins).
  • Guide of board and of free diving.
  • Travel insurance.

Extras

ICMBio fee (Naturalized Brazilian or foreigners have a 50% discount on the value of the fees.) Children under 12 years and elderly over 60 years are exempt from payment of environmental taxes.)

Optional

  • Scuba diving for non divers (Baptism or Discovery Scuba Dive): complete equipment + guide.
  • Scuba diving for certified divers: complete equipment + guide.
  • Photo and video material.

Confirmation Procedure

  • Early deposit of 50% of the total amount of the package and balance to be combined.
  • Sending the deposit voucher via email – horizonteaberto@yahoo.com.br or WhatsApp to 55 (73) 98812-4678.
  • Send full name, CPF, date of birth and place of origin of the insurance contract.
Important Remarks:
  • The services rendered will be, exclusively and exclusively, those specified, without being interpreted extensively.
  • In accordance with legal provisions in the case of travel and with the provisions of Normative Resolution No. 161/95 of Embratur, cancellation or withdrawal of services before the date of departure by the passenger will be subject to fees and penalties.
  • Non-attendance or delay of the passenger on the date specified for exit will imply in the retention of the amounts paid.
  • In case of cancellation by the passenger with less than 48 hours in advance, it will not be refunded.
  • Cancellation by the passenger with up to 10 days, 50% refund.
  • In case of reimbursement by means of a bank deposit in a bank different from the one informed, possible bank charges will be deducted.
  • The passenger must arrive at the place of embarkation 30 minutes before the time specified in the VOUCHER.
  • All tours are subject to favorable weather conditions and minimum group formation of passengers.
  • If the tour is not carried out due to unavoidable circumstances (climatic factors, equipment damage, no group formation) or any event that endangers the safety of the passenger, the amount paid will be refunded or the tour rescheduled according to the availability of the vessel .
  • The company is not responsible for any inconvenience arising from the cancellation or alteration of the program on its own initiative, if it is proved that it is impossible to comply with the contract due to circumstances beyond its control (climatic factors, equipment breakdown, or risk to passenger safety).
  • Minimum group for daily tour confirmation – 10 (ten) people.
  • In the case of divers the presentation of the credential is indispensable.
  • For each group with more than 15 payers, Horizonte Aberto offers special conditions.
  • It is essential to take sunscreen, hiking shoes on the Siriba Island, repellent, bathing suits, clothes, medicines and personal belongings for the walk.
  • It is advisable to eat healthy and light the day before boarding.

Live
Aboard

In this modality we have tours of one to three nights embarked. The boat departs Caravelas pier at 7:30 am with a 3-hour navigation forecast to the archipelago.

Upon arrival, the group is welcomed by an ICMBio environmental monitor, who will welcome you and some information about local flora and fauna, as well as the rules of conduct at the park’s boundaries. Then all are taken to a landing on Siriba Island, where they can observe the birds that live there and their nestlings.

The underwater activities are at different dive sites – wrecks, chapeirões and caves, depending on the sea conditions and the preference of the divers. At night, advanced-diving divers or those specializing in night dives can dive. Where necessary, the air cylinders are recharged by the compressors we carry on board.

The return will take place on the scheduled day with arrival at the Caravelas pier at around 5pm.

Included:

  • Full food, non alcoholic drinks, bed linen and bath.
  • Cylinders, ballasts, refills and diving guide.

Extras

ICMBio fee (naturalized Brazilians or foreigners have a 50% discount on the value of the fees), children under 12 and elderly people over 60 years old are exempt from payment of environmental taxes. Equipment rental: vest, regulator, clothing and lanterns (values to be confirmed).

Confirmation Procedure

  • Advance deposit of 30% of the value of the trip and the remainder to be arranged.
  • Sending the deposit voucher via email – horizonteaberto@yahoo.com.br or WhatsApp to 55 (73) 98812-4678.
  • Full name, CPF, date of birth and place of origin to contract the insurance.
Important Remarks:
  • The services rendered will be, exclusively and exclusively, those specified, without being interpreted extensively.
  • In accordance with legal provisions in the case of travel and with the provisions of Normative Resolution No. 161/95 of Embratur, cancellation or withdrawal of services before the date of departure by the passenger will be subject to fees and penalties.
  • Non-attendance or delay of the passenger on the date specified for exit will imply in the retention of the amounts paid.
  • In case of cancellation by the passenger with less than 48 hours in advance, it will not be refunded.
  • In case of cancellation by the passenger with up to 10 days will have the reimbursement of 50%.
  • In case of reimbursement by means of a bank deposit in a bank different from the one informed, possible bank charges will be deducted.
  • The passenger must arrive at the place of embarkation 30 minutes before the time specified in the VOUCHER.
  • All tours are subject to favorable weather conditions and minimum group formation of passengers.
  • If the tour is not carried out due to unavoidable circumstances (climatic factors, equipment damage, no group formation) or any event that endangers the safety of the passenger, the amount paid will be refunded or the tour rescheduled according to the availability of the vessel.
  • The company is not responsible for any inconvenience arising from the cancellation or alteration of the program on its own initiative, if it is proved that it is impossible to comply with the contract due to circumstances beyond its control (climatic factors, equipment breakdown, or risk to passenger safety).
  • Minimum group for confirmation of a tour with an overnight stay – 06 (six) people and with two nights – 04 (four) people.
  • In the case of divers the presentation of the credential is indispensable.
  • For each group with more than 15 payers, Horizonte Aberto offers special conditions.
  • It is essential to take sunscreen, hiking shoes on the Siriba Island, repellent, bathing suits, clothes, medicines and personal belongings for the walk.
  • It is advisable to eat healthy and light the day before boarding.

Scuba
Diving

In Abrolhos the dives are around the islands, the Chapeirões and in shipwrecks.

They take place during the day and also during the night for accredited night diving specialists and with the possibility of entry level divers performing nightly baptism.

The average water temperature in winter is 24° C and in summer is 28° C.

By determination of IBAMA, inside the National Marine Park, all divers must be accompanied by an underwater tourism driver present in the crew of the vessel. The Horizonte Aberto team has a Diving Instructor and Dive Master accredited and authorized by ICMBio.