Dates and fees Ionian Dolphin Project

Dolphin watch-and-research season 2017 will go from June to September. Courses start every sunday and last 6 days. Special discounts for those joining more than one team and for students

Last Minute Offer

Team IDP 03 (June 25th – July 1st) still a few spaces available at a special last-minute fee, 610 Euro, instead of 720 Euro.  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 many more marine conservation enthusiasts.

Discounts available

book more than one team and get 10% discount in any additional team.(*) The offer is automatically updated when proceeding 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 (Sunday) and departure (Saturday) dates and the participation fee per participant. Every expedition has a duration of 6 days, and hosts from 3 (minimum) to 5 participants (maximum).

June

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • IDP 1
  • 11 Jun
  • 17 Jun
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 720
  • € 650
  • 1
  • IDP 2
  • 18 Jun
  • 24 Jun
  • 6
  • 5
  • last minute € 610
  • last minute € 610
  • 2
  • IDP 3
  • 25 Jun
  • 1 Jul
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 720
  • € 650
  • 4

July

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • IDP 4
  • 2 Jul
  • 8 Jul
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 0
  • IDP 5
  • 9 Jul
  • 15 Jul
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 0
  • IDP 6
  • 16 Jul
  • 22 Jul
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 3
  • IDP 7
  • 23 Jul
  • 29 Jul
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 0
  • IDP 8
  • 30 Jul
  • 5 Aug
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 2

August

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • IDP 9
  • 6 Aug
  • 12 Aug
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 3
  • IDP 10
  • 13 Aug
  • 19 Aug
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 4
  • IDP 11
  • 20 Aug
  • 26 Aug
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 5
  • IDP 12
  • 27 Aug
  • 2 Sep
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 750
  • 4

September

  • TEAMS
  • ARRIVAL
  • DEPART
  • DAYS
  • MAX
  • FEE
  • STUDENT FEE
  • PLACES AVAILABLE
  • IDP 13
  • 3 Sep
  • 9 Sep
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 720
  • € 650
  • 2
  • IDP 14
  • 10 Sep
  • 16 Sep
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 720
  • € 650
  • 0
  • IDP 15
  • 17 Sep
  • 23 Sep
  • 6
  • 5
  • € 720
  • € 650
  • 4

What’s included

  • Food and beverages (breakfast, lunch and dinner, except for alcoholic and soft drinks) for the duration of the course

  • Accommodation at the field base

  • Electricity, water heating and cooking costs

  • Fuel for the inflatable boat

  • Lectures and training by Tethys researchers

  • Scientific supervision

  • Certificate of involvement in the Ionian Dolphin Project

  • Research contribution

What’s not included

  • Travel expenses to and from Vonitsa

  • Personal expenses (telephone, souvenirs, etc.)

  • Meals other than those served in the IDP field station

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