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Onca Explorations

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Whether it´s watching the amazing humpback whales, swimming with dolphins in the wild, kayaking among mangroves, helping baby sea turtles get to sea for the first time, or discovering ancient petroglyphs while hiking on a natural protected area, our...more
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Mazatlan 82110, Mexico
+52 669 913 4050
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of going on this tour while on a cruise recently. We booked worh Onca through Mazatlan Tours before leaving home. Oscar is the owner and president of Onca and took us out personally since it was the off-season....More

1  Thank Brett M
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We booked the Onca tour to Las Labradas Petroglyphs, and were thrilled with the experience. With limited information in advance from the cruise, and limited internet service while at sea, we were concerned if this day trip could work with the cruise port schedule. Our...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We loved our experience with Onca. The original tour we booked yo see sea turtles ended up bring unavailable, but they reached out and rebooked us on their more expensive dolphin tour for the same price. Excellent customer service. The tour itself was amazing. We...More

1  Thank kelsey8202016
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We went on a cruise and booked this adventure thru Mazatlan Tours. It was a trip of a lifetime. These were wild dolphins not the ones in captivity. Oscar was extremely informative and did his best to teach us and make the experience unforgettable. Thank...More

1  Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We loved our 3 trips with Onca during our week in Mazatlán! We learned, saw, and did so much, and really enjoyed getting to know Saul and Oscar, and all the people we met along the way.

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1  Thank Stephanie F
Reviewed 3 April 2018

As late in the season we called and asked about whale sightings. They assured us they were seeing several whales daily so we booked the excursion. What a mistake. This was in mid March is one of the reasons we called for more information. We...More

2  Thank mlove999
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We went whale watching and it was incredible. First time was foggy and we saw nothing so they offered to take us another day - there were no guarantees so I was very happy that they cared enough to offer us another trip. We saw...More

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed 29 March 2018

We went on the Swimming with Dolphins Adventure and had a great time. The organization was efficient and pick up was on time. Saul our guide was knowledgeable and we got to see Turtles, Marlin, lots of seabirds and dolphins. Unfortunately the dolphins were not...More

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Thank UrsieMama
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Fabulous opportunity to see whales in the wild with trained scientists. Thrilling and educating at the same time.

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1  Thank kmcclusky
Reviewed 15 March 2018

The day we took the tour, it got very foggy and we were just giving up when we saw a super pod of dolphins. They were eating and playing and we watched them for 1/2 hour before we headed in. We were 1 1/2 miles...More

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25 May 2018|
Response from Daniel B | Reviewed this property |
I do not do charters. But I would not waist my money, dolphins, whales etc are up North with the cold water.
28 January 2018|
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Response from Rosielicious13 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure of the price, as the excursion was a gift.