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Eco Explorer Whale Watching

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“carlos”(10 reviews)
“whales”(23 reviews)
We have been doing the whale encounter for several years and we contribute with research projects to conserv the whales and promoting the best ways to do the whale watching in the bay. If you really want to learn about these mammals, you have to...more
Proa Local 22, Condominio Marina Del Rey | Marina Vallarta. 48335, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 221 3257
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Good snorkeling trip, very nice guides, thank you Margarita and Luis! The whales were a pleasant bonus for this trip!

Thank Lauri N
ECOEXPLORERPVR, Director General at Eco Explorer Whale Watching, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Thanks for taking the time for your post and pictures.. We will love to have people like you who really enjoy nature. Hope to see you in the near future.

Reviewed 12 February 2018

We like seeing the whales as they are so different from anything we have in the middle of the prairies in Canada. We went on Jan 17/18 and we're thrilled to see the whales again. I went out in Feb 2017 and was really lucky...More

Thank Melvin K
ECOEXPLORERPVR, Director General at Eco Explorer Whale Watching, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Hi Melvin, thanks for taking the time to post a review.. We would love to know why we got a 4 insteed 5?? we would love to get better everyday to provide the best service to all of our visitors. Best regards. Eco Explorer team...

Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Anybody can take you out to see the whales..it boils down to customer service and personality of the guide. Carlos is the best. And we love the owners dog (tuffy) too!!

1  Thank mark m
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The crew was great! They treated us very well. The government has changed how many can go into the island. Really will get on your nerves, Well it did mine. I heard 25 per day to 90 per day are allowed. Everyone had a different...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Great way to start your day. On the water, in a sailboat with the sun rising. The staff was very knowledgeable about the whales and how to find them. I always felt safe and was never concerned about us getting too close to the whales....More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Booked this excursion through our hotel, only because Vallarta Adventures were full. Could not be more happy with this result! The personalized attention shown by all the staff was fantastic. We completely lucked out & had the boat to ourselves. Carlos was eager to share...More

Thank HoracioM425
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We booked through our hotel (the Westin) We caught the sailboat right across the street from the hotel at about eight AM and went to another marina and picked up 6 more people for a total of eighteen. We then went looking for whales. They...More

1  Thank Weird-one
Reviewed 25 December 2016

My family and I went whale watching with Eco Explorer mid-late December. Our guide, Christy, was incredible. Her excitement and enthusiasm was contagious. The whales also did not disappoint. We saw more than I can count - flukes, fin slaps, head slaps - it was...More

Thank SamanthaH3564
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We were greeted in the morning by Bill Knight, a very friendly and helpful American. Had a great morning with Gustavo, Antonio, Felix and a whole group of enthusiastic whale watchers on an authentic wooden sail boat. The staff was super attentive and seemed to...More

Thank Mamaof3NorthVan_BC
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Carlos is a very patient dive master. I have a wonderful dive experience. Thank you, I will be back again next year.

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26 January 2015|
Response from ECOEXPLORERPVR | Property representative |
Hi Bernie, I do not know what you mean with medano beach, but if you mean Marietas, we do not recommend to bring anything with you, there is always a chance to get it wet.