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Whale Watching Cruise in Puerto Vallarta

  • A Puerto Vallarta whale watching tour with free cocktails and buffet lunch
  • Enjoy an all-you-can-eat Mexican lunch, including local classics like ceviche and guacamole
  • Get up close and personal with some of the most captivating wildlife species in the world
Whale Watching Cruise in Puerto Vallarta
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Departure From Puerto VallartaMost Popular
5 hours catamaran cruise for Whale Watching excursion departing from Puerto Vallarta's API (Terminal Marítima)
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Departure from Nuevo Vallarta
4 hours catamaran cruise for Whale Watching excursion departing from Nuevo Vallarta's Paradise Village Public Pier
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Puerto Vallarta doesn’t just have great beaches. It’s also a renowned birthing hub for humpback whales. Get a close-up peek of the larger-than-life marine mammals on this exclusive whaling cruise, which includes entertaining onboard commentary from your guide. You’ll also enjoy free onboard alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, plus a tasty buffet lunch spread.
What to Expect
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Pass By: Bay of Banderas, Puerto Vallarta

We look for the whales all around Bay of Banderas. We own several boats that help to find the whales as soon as possible to minimize wandering time.
Reviews (53)
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Reviewed yesterday
Worth every penny

This tour was really quite amazing. We did not expect to see much since march is at the end of the whale season. The boat ride on the beautiful (and large) catamaran alone was worth the money. Then they provided a great breakfast with lots...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank TinaMeyers
Reviewed 2 days ago
Great excursion!

Finally able to do the Whale Watching excursion and it was excellent! Staff was knowledgeable and knew where to find the whales. Food and drinks were really good and the service was excellent! Thanks for a fun and educational excursion!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ericaS7552QC
Reviewed 2 days ago
Loved it!

Got to see several momma and baby whales, often up close since the boat is in contact with other whale watching boats and quickly found good places to watch. Also watched dolphins feed around huge schools of sardines, and at a different spot where they...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FiercePotato
Reviewed 4 days ago
Nice morning at the bay

We went Whale watching cruise in March 2019 with Mike's Fishing. Cruise was super nice and boat wasn't full of tourists so you didn't need to reserve seat from the boat but you could wonder around. We got light breakfast and lunch during the cruise...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AnninaA38
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
Great Experience

We did the whale watching cruise today and it was outstanding. Crew was knowledgeable and really friendly. We saw a bunch of whales and the food was good as well. The staff always had a drink ready for us. The boat was clean and well...More

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25 February 2019|
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Response from Burgeri | Reviewed this property |
The whale season (according to organizers) lasts from December 1st to March 1st. Outside that there are no guarantee of whales. But on this trip (Feb 14-28) I've also seen whales twice from the hotel window :)
Brant S
19 February 2019|
Response from Burgeri | Reviewed this property |
Mike's or Adventure Vallarta. They both leave from the same marina where the cruise boats go.
17 February 2019|
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Response from mjbriant | Reviewed this property |
You should be able to see some whales - probably mothers and calves.