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Bahia Aventuras

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Bahia Ballena, Uvita 1005, Costa Rica
+506 2743 8362
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Unforgettable Experiences with the BEST Guides

Our group took the full day tour to Corcovado National Park and it was excellent. Reymer, our... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Marfa_MF
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San Jose, Costa Rica
Tour Corcovado

Nice tour to Corcovado, We saw whales, monkeys, ... We had a good lunch and a great team & guide... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aloïs R
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Bahía Aventuras, located in Uvita-Bahia Ballena, Osa, is a family-friend owned and managed boat and nature tour operator with the mission to responsibly share with national and international visitors their love for and knowledge of marine ecosystems as well as educate and promote the conservation of the priceless natural resources that are found in the Marino Ballena National Park, Mangroves Wetlands Refuge of Terraba-Sierpe, Cano Island Biologic Reserve and the Osa peninsula through fun, friendly and safe boat tour excursions.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat ride” (51 reviews)
“cano island” (55 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bahia Ballena, Uvita 1005, Costa Rica
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+506 2743 8362
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our group took the full day tour to Corcovado National Park and it was excellent. Reymer, our guide, hustled all day to make sure we saw as much as possible while we were over there. We saw a tapir!! Twice!! It was absolutely amazing. We...More

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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Michelle! Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your experiences with us. We're honored to have had the opportunity to share all of the beauties of this area with you and your companions on multiple tours and excursions. It brings...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice tour to Corcovado, We saw whales, monkeys, ... We had a good lunch and a great team & guide, thanks!More

Thank Aloïs R
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Thank you for writing this review. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the abundance of wildlife that Corcovado has to offer. Thank you for being open to trying our lunch, and we're pleased to hear that our entire crew and staff was able...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we went out on the whale watching tour. We saw a whale with her baby calf, two different kinds of dolphins and numerous birds. The guides were knowledgeable and very attentive. You get fresh fruit and water on the boat which was delicious. The...More

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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Thank you for writing this review. It brings us great joy hearing how we were able to give you and your companions a great combination tour to start your day! We're very happy to hear that you share our passion for fresh fruit, water,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went whale watching with this company. At the end of the month of july you can see a lot of them. The service of the company was very good, the staff is really friendly! We saw 10 different whales and also a few babies....More

Thank NoeB1
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Thank you for writing this review. It brings us great joy hearing that you felt our service and professionalism exceeded your expectations. We're so honored to be able to have shared this once in a lifetime experience of seeing the humpback whale and her...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My three friends and I went on an 18 person boat to whale and dolphin watch, see sights from the ocean and snorkeling/swimming. Two other families and a couple were also on the tour. We started at a location where whales had been seen before...More

Thank Catherine A
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Catherine, Thank you for writing this detailed review about your experience with us on our combination tour. We're thrilled to hear that mother nature was on full display for your friends with the stunning humpback whale and calf showing up for a little play...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic trip to Corcovado National Park. The boat ride was a little rough due to the rough seas, however our guides stopped and made sure we were all doing okay before continuing on. The park was breathtaking and the guides were very...More

Thank mmikulis121
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Thank you for writing this review. We're pleased to hear that while the seas were rough, our crew and staff made your safety and comfortability a priority. We're honored to have been able to share the beauties of Corcovado National Park with you. We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very excited to snorkel on Cano Island. Unfortunately, this is not an ideal excursion if anyone in your party is prone to motion sickness. The boat ride each way is 90 minutes, and there is very little access to the beach. You actually...More

Thank cnoble94
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. We're sorry to hear that you didn't have a great experience with us. Our crew and staff are trained to ensure all passengers are given the opportunity to stay hydrated and nourished throughout the duration of the tour. Additionally,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect from the time we arrived to our return from Corcovado. In six hours we saw: Tapir Puma Four different species of monkeys Macaws Black Guam Heron Many species of birds Dolphins and whalesMore

Thank Luc Q
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Luc! Thank you for sharing about your trip experience with us. We're honored to have served as your guides into a world of amazing plethora of animals and wildlife that exists in Costa Rica. We hope to see you again, and feel free to...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

With reviews like these it is hard not to let myself be influenced by the fact that we had the most unique experience just hanging out with a huge humpback whale swimming alongside our boat and diving and coming up for I don’t know how...More

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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Martine! Thank you very much for writing such a great review. We're so happy to hear that you and your family were able to spend some time experiencing a once in a lifetime opportunity to see and hear the humpback whale communicating with her...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Team was very friendly and organized. We saw dolphins on the ride out to Cano and on the ride back to the mainland. On the return we also saw a humpback cow and calf!!! I still don't know how they spotted it. Dean was an...More

Thank Tim M
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Tim, Thank you for writing such a thorough review of your experience with us. We're ecstatic to hear that you were able to see the amazing humpback whale and her baby calf! We take pride in having our staff provide you with an experience...More

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TucsonBorn
28 July 2018|
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Along the coast on open ocean. Very easy ride if ocean is calm. Worth the trip!
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TucsonBorn
28 July 2018|
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Response from BahiaAventuras | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your inquiry. The route to Corcovado is mainly over open ocean, but you can see the coastline and shore for a good portion of the trip. Our boats do have a top cover, which shields our passengers from most... More
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