Whale Watching Tour from Manuel Antonio

On this Costa Rican Pacific Coast whale watching tour, you can look for pilot and humpback whales in the Marino Ballena National Park near Uvita.
Start your journey from Manuel Antonio and head south along the coast toward Uvita.
During the one-hour excursion, the guide will provide information about Dominical, Matapalo, and Uvita beaches by pointing out towns along the way.
After entering Marino Ballena National Park, you will board your boat and spend the next three hours searching for whales and dolphins along the coast.
You won’t see the stunning rock formations: Roca Ballena, Las Cavernas, Roca Viuda, and Tres Hermanas in front of Playa Ventana
During their migration through the warm waters of the Central Pacific Ocean, pilot whales and humpback whales with their young can be observed on our Whale Watching tour. If the conditions permit, you will be able to jump off the boat for a swim or snorkel.

Tour Duration: 6 hours

Zone: Central Pacific
Location: Manuel Antonio See map
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Recomended Age

Infants from 0 to 5 yo free. Children from 6 years and above pay the regular rate.


Transportation is included from nearby hotels or in downtown Manuel Antonio, for hotels located outside the area or far from them, there may be additional costs, please consult with our experts.

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What’s included

  • Transportation to/from hotels in Manuel Antonio
  • Naturalist Guide
  • Park Entrance Fees
  • Boat Tour
  • Snorkeling Equipment
  • Snacks

What to bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Sun Hat
  • Waterproof Camera
  • Beach Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Sunglasses with retainer cord



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Important Notes

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    Minimum of operation 4 adults.
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    This tour operates from July 15th to October 15th.
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    Departure Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday.
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    Whale sightseeing is not an exact science; therefore, we can’t guarantee you’ll spot one. However, the chances are very high.

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