Cetacean Sanctuary Research: dates and fees

Trips dedicated to study and watch whales and dolphins in Italy, in the Pelagos Sanctuary, will go on May through September 2017. Discounts will be available for those joining for more than one course and for students. CSR1, in May, will be exclusively dedicated to a special workshop on field techniques.

Special Offer

Team CSR 15 (starting September 18th) has still a few spaces available at a special fee, 600 Euro (20% off ). Spaces will be assigned on a first come – first served basis.

Joining our research teams in Italy and Greece is easier than ever!

Participation fees have been reduced in an effort to facilitate access to this amazing experience to as many as possible marine conservation enthusiasts.

Discounts available

Book more than one team and get a 10% discount in any additional course.(*) The reduction will automatically apply when proceeding with the order.

(*) Non-cumulative offer; this discount cannot be combined with any other promotion

Language

Official language on board is English

Tax deduction

The participation fee is a donation to the institute and may be tax deductible in several countries

The table below indicates arrival (Monday) and departure (Sunday) dates. Every cruise departs from Sanremo, Italy, lasts 6 days, and hosts from 5 (minimum) to 11 (maximum) participants.

Calendar and prices for the 2018 season will be available soon

May

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • CSR1 – WORKSHOP
  • 15 May
  • 21 May
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 680
  • 0
  • CSR2
  • 22 May
  • 28 May
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 780
  • € 702
  • 0
  • CSR3
  • 29 May
  • 4 June
  • 6
  • 11
  • special offer €650
  • special offer €650
  • 0

June

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • CSR4
  • 5 Jun
  • 11 Jun
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 780
  • € 702
  • 0
  • CSR5
  • 12 Jun
  • 18 Jun
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 850
  • € 765
  • 0
  • CSR6
  • 19 Jun
  • 25 Jun
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 850
  • € 765
  • 0
  • CSR7
  • 26 Jun
  • 2 Jul
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 850
  • € 765
  • 0

July

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • CSR8
  • 3 Jul
  • 9 Jul
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 850
  • € 765
  • 0
  • CSR9
  • 10 Jul
  • 16 Jul
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 890
  • 0
  • CSR10
  • 17 Jul
  • 23 Jul
  • 6
  • 11
  • special offer € 760
  • 0
  • CSR11
  • 24 Jul
  • 30 Jul
  • 6
  • 11
  • special offer € 760
  • 0
  • CSR12
  • 31 Jul
  • 6 Aug
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 890
  • 0

August

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL

  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • CSR13
  • 7 Aug
  • 13 Aug
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 890
  • 0
  • CSR14
  • 14 Aug
  • 20 Aug
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 890
  • 0
  • CSR15
  • 21 Aug
  • 27 Aug
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 850
  • 0
  • CSR16
  • 28 Aug
  • 3 Sep
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 850
  • € 765
  • 0

September

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • CSR17
  • 4 Sep
  • 10 Sep
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 780
  • € 702
  • 0
  • CSR18
  • 11 Sep
  • 17 Sep
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 780
  • € 702
  • 0
  • CSR19
  • 18 Sep
  • 24 Sep
  • 6
  • 11
  • special offer € 600
  • 0
  • CSR20
  • 25 Sep
  • 1 Oct
  • 6
  • 11
  • € 780
  • € 702
  • 0

What’s included

  • Food and beverages  (breakfast, lunch and dinner, except for alcoholic and soft drinks) for the duration of the cruise, except for the dinner at a restaurant in town  the day of the arrival

  • Accommodation on board

  • Mooring expenses in Sanremo Portosole harbour

  • Electricity, water heating and cooking costs

  • Fuel for boat and dinghy

  • Lectures and training by Tethys researchers

  • Scientific supervision

  • Certificate of participation in the Cetacean Sanctuary Research

  • Research contribution

What’s not included

  • Travel expenses to and from Sanremo

  • Mooring expenses outside of Portosole (approximately €80-100 per night, to be divided by all the crew with the exception of the skipper). It applies only occasionally

  • Personal expenses (telephone, souvenirs, etc.)

  • Soft drinks, liquors and spirits (beer, wine, etc.)