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Buenaventura: Whale Watching Trip with Overnight Stay

Activity provider: Be Pacific Tours

Buenaventura: Whale Watching Trip with Overnight Stay

Activity provider: Be Pacific Tours

From US$ 146.55 per person

Discover humpback whales in their natural habitat on a sailing trip from Buenaventura. Stay overnight in a hotel and enjoy the atmosphere of a relaxed seaside town.

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Duration 2 days
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Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the sight of whales in their natural habitat
  • Enjoy the sand and the sea
  • Try local food and drinks
  • Discover the beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean
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Day 1

Arrive in Buenaventura a day before the whale watching tour and be escorted to your hotel for your overnight stay. Enjoy your evening in the town, and sample local cuisine as you stroll along the promenade.

Day 2

After breakfast at your hotel, head to the pier office to collect your boat tickets. At 8:00 AM your boat will depart to Juanchaco, an authentic fishing village on the Colombian Pacific coast. Arrive at Juanchaco pier where you will meet your host who will escort you to the whale watching tour.

Next, explore the beach and the town of Juanchaco. Enjoy lunch at a traditional local restaurant. Later in the afternoon the boat will be waiting for you to return to Buenaventura.

Includes
  • Accommodation in a 3 or 4-star hotel in Buenaventura
  • Boat transportation
  • Pier entrance
  • 1 Breakfast
  • 1 local lunch in Juanchaco
  • Whale watching tour
  • Travel assistance insurance
  • Transportation between Cali and Buenaventura
  • Day 1 dinner in Buenaventura
  • Gratuities
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Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Passport, copy accepted
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Terrible experience!! Described as a 2 day whale watching trip. It is only 1 hr. A boat ride to juanchaco followed by another 1hr whale watching. From 11am to 4pm we were left stranded on the dirty beach of Juanchaco. Definitely not recommended. We do however recommend going to Bueneventura on your own, get the boat from there to Juanchaco for only $Col70,000 and do the 1hr whale watching in Juanchaco. The 1 hr we had with the whales was an extraordinary experience.

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September 11, 2022

Product ID: 409750