Drake Bay Marine Mammal Observation
Marine Mammals frequent the waters surrounding Drake Bay and the goal of this trip is to search for and observe animals in there natural habitat but not to disturb or disrupt them. It is common to find whales, dolphins, manta rays and sea turtles.
up to 15 days in advance
- Duration: 1 hr
- Available Days: Every day
- Inquire for Transportation
- Free cancellation up to 15 days prior
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
There are departures everyday from the shores of Drake Bay along Costa Rica's gorgeous southern Pacific coast in search for humpback and pilot whales, as well as three different species of dolphins. Imagine the excitement of seeing a 40-ton breach the surface nearby the water, or the amazement at seeing sea turtles and dolphins swim alongside.
Birders will likewise be pleased, as an astounding amount of avian diversity can be observed along some of the rocky formations and out at see in search of fish.
The tour lasts 2-3 hours. This tour can be scheduled once lodging has been reserved in Drake Bay.
What to Bring
Sunscreen, camera, hat, and sunglasses.
Guided boat ride.
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