Whale season: August to November & December to April
This tour is a combination of whale & dolphin watching, snorkeling, and a tour through spectacular sea caves at Marino Ballena National Park, at less than 20 minutes (18 km) from our hotel resort.
We depart early in the morning between 8:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. The meeting point and departure point is the Marino Ballena National Park in Uvita. From Dominical, it takes about 20 minutes (18km) to get there by car. (Transport by car is not included)
The tour starts and finishes on Punta Uvita Beach, it lasts about three hours. The tour takes place in the Marino Ballena National Park and includes a visit in which you can enjoy and see the different beaches of this National Park (Punta Uvita Beach, Colonia Beach, Arco Beach, Ballena Beach and Piñuelas Beach).
In addition to enjoying the different beaches, the tour includes a visit to different and important places near the National Park such as: Ventanas’s Caves (by boat).
The tour also includes the cetaceous search, which is one of the main reasons why tourists visit the zone, of course that is during the arriving season of some species of whales such as: the Humpback Whale, Pilot Whale and some others.
There are some dolphin species that are found in almost all of the Pacific Coast of America such as: the Bottle Nosed Dolphin, the common dolphin, Rough Toothed Dolphin, Pantropical or Pacific Spotted Dolphin, among others. It is also renowned because of the snorkeling done in one of the most important coral reefs that the Park has in which you can find great marine life diversity; the places are: Ballena Rock and Tómbolo Punta Uvita.
Combo Tour includes:
Bilingual tourist guide
National Park entrances
Safety equipment (life jackets and first aids kits)
Snacks (water and fruits)
Price per person: $80.00