"Target: tourists, families, travellers, explorers and nature lovers”
The Research Weekend is an innovative way to support the world of Cetaceans conservation and the activities of the JDC. You will not only experience the amazing sightings of the marine mammals in the Gulf of Taranto but you will participate side by side the experts of our team in each step of the research activities. Preparation of the equipments, observation and collecting data. A real experience to enjoy, even more, the conservation of these important animals, together with a joyfull relaxing weekend atmosphere.
Programme & Activities
DAY 1 (Friday):
Arrival to Policoro (after lunch);
Welcome and presentation by JDC Team;
DAY 2 (Saturday):
Dolphin & Whale watching activities to study and observe cetaceans and participating in the research activities of Jonian Dolphin Conservation (the excursion will start around 9 am and will end at 15-16 pm);
Brainstorming & dinner
DAY 3 (Sunday):
Dolphin & Whale watching activities;
Accomodation & food
Fee & Costs
You will be hosted in Hotel Heraclea, in the beautiful and wild region of Basilicata, in the town of Policoro.
Dinner (on Friday and Saturday) and breakfast (on Saturday and Sunday) will be served in the hotel and lunch (on Saturday and Sunday) will be served and offered by our team on board of the boat.
Please alert us about any special dietary requirements (e.g. diabetes, lactose intolerance or other serious food allergies and needs) writing it in the application form.