Whale & Dolphin Watching

The Whale Watching and Dolphin Tour is the best option to see the most of the Marino Ballena National Park. The tour departs from Punta Uvita Beach and visits the famous Punta Uvita Whales Tale, Isla Ballena, Tres Hermanas Islands, and Ventana sea caves. 


During the tour, you will go and search for Humpback and Pilot Whales as well as Spinner, Bottle- nosed, and Spotted Dolphins. When granted the opportunity, you might see and hear the Humpback Whales and observe the acrobatic displays of the dolphins. You will also be visiting the coral and rocky reefs to snorkel and observe the wonderful marine life at Punta Uvita, Isla Ballena and Tres Hermanas Islands. During the visits to Isla Ballena and Tres Hermanas, you will have the opportunity to observe the diversity of pelagic birds. Afterwards, you will head for the amazing natural sea caves of Ventanas beach, and if conditions permit, your experienced captain will navigate the boat through the natural water passage to give you a spectacular interior view! Throughout the tour, you can enjoy the scenic beauty of the Uvita coastline and the mountains of Costa Ballena. 

Duration: 3 – 4 hours
Times: 8:00 a.m. / 1 p.m. 

What to wear: Swimwear, shorts, sandals
What to bring: Sun block, towel, camera, binoculars