Recent posts

Update 1 July 2021: how you enter the Azores

Starting from 1 July 2021, it becomes possible to enter the Azores with a EU Digital COVID Certificate.

Blue sharks call Pico home earlier in 2021

It is mid-June and Blue sharks are already with us. After a great shark season in 2020 despite the pandemic, what a great start for our 2021 season!

The spring migration of baleen whales (part 1)

Why baleen whales migrate and analysis of the data collected by CW Azores during their spring migration off Pico Island.

Swim with the dolphins in Pico

In Pico you can swim in the wild with 5 different species of dolphins. We will provide you with a mask, snorkel, wetsuit, fins and... an unforgettable experience!

CW Azores is fully operational!

We can't wait to welcome you in Covid-FREE Pico!

Why choose Pico as your diving destination in 2021

Pico is a Covid-FREE destination and in 2020 we had a 90% success rate for shark diving, with up to 20 Blue sharks in a single dive and quite a few Makos turning up.

Winter Collection 2020 by CW Azores

Looking for an original Christmas present? Have a look at our winter collection and download the full catalogue in PDF format.

New "Covid-19" cancellation policies

Can you see the light at the end of the tunnel? We do, and we believe we will soon be able to relax a little bit. Meanwhile, we relaxed our cancellation policies ;-)

The Right whale to save (not to kill!)

An update on the species status from the time when, back in 2009, we were gifted with a sighting of a North Atlantic right whale (Eubalaena glacialis) in Pico.