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Bahia Aventuras

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Bahia Ballena, Uvita 1005, Costa Rica
+506 2743 8362
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Whale and Dolphin Watching and Snorkelling trips!

We had 2 separate trips with the same company - both excellent! Safety was paramount for both... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
679jeanne
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Great snorkeling tour

A great day trip! We arrived at Bahia Adventures at 7 AM and were greeted by fresh fruit, pastries... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
akonisky
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Boston, Massachusetts
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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.
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  • Average3%
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Bahia Ballena, Uvita 1005, Costa Rica
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+506 2743 8362
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"corcovado national park"
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"boat ride"
in 48 reviews
"whale watching"
in 28 reviews
"cano island"
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"saw whales"
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"day trip"
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"combo tour"
in 13 reviews
"sea turtles"
in 22 reviews
"ranger station"
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"brown boobies"
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"scarlet macaws"
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"see dolphins"
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"full day tour"
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"fruit"
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"costa rica"
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"flying fish"
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"snorkeling tour"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had 2 separate trips with the same company - both excellent! Safety was paramount for both, followed by patience with those (like me) who have seasickness was very much appreciated,to ensure that everyone got the best of the day! We also had the same...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A great day trip! We arrived at Bahia Adventures at 7 AM and were greeted by fresh fruit, pastries, and coffee while everyone collected their snorkeling equipment. After a short ride to the beach, we set off on a 1.5 hour boat ride to Cano...More

Thank akonisky
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write a detailed review of your experience of the Caño Island tour with us. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the greeting refreshments and fruits! We are happy to hear you were able to spot some...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the whale watching one day and the Day trip to Corcovado the next day. The tour was well conducted and safe. The staff were well informed, professional and fun.More

Thank Ilan R
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed both the combo tour and the Corcovado tour with us. We are pleased to hear that our staff made you feel safe, comfortable, and provided you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on two of Bahia's tours in two days. The whale watching tour was excellent and we saw humpback whales as well as having a chance to swim in the warm Pacific Ocean. But the full day snorkeling tour to Cano Island was unforgettable!...More

Thank Maria F
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Maria, Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We are pleased to hear that you had such a wonderful experience on both of your tours with us. We hope to see you soon! - Team Bahia Aventuras

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a day tour to Cano Island for snorkeling then we went to Arco Beach for lunch because the beach we were originally going to go to was busy with other tours, we went someplace less busy. We were the only people at the...More

Thank Francesca B
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Francesca, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed the quieter, less busy lunch, and we're thrilled that you chose to spend your day with us! - Team Bahia Aventuras

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the full day tour to hike Corcavado National Park. Any day that starts and ends with a boat ride on the Pacific Ocean is a good day in my books. Evaristo was our guide for the day and he was awesome. He was...More

Thank crowleymichele
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share about your experience with Bahia Aventuras. We're pleased to hear that Evaristo and the rest of the crew made you all feel comfortable, safe, and relaxed on the Corcovado tour. We look forward to seeing you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend this company to anyone. They really take the extra time to make sure you are safe and know what to expect. The guides really treated us like family. Showed us tips and tricks with the indigenous plants and foliage. Excellent lunch and snack...More

Thank Jennbrother
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, We greatly appreciate you taking the time to write this review. We are pleased to hear that our staff and crew made you feel safe, comfortable, informed, and that you were able to get a great picture to reflect on your incredible experience. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bahia Adventuras of Uvita all day tour of Corcavado Natuonal Park could be the highlight of a visit to this part of Costa Rica. All the staff is wonderful, totally helpful, totally skilled at boat management, so very knowledgeable and informative, and they teach in...More

Thank zara71fl
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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you very much for taking the time to share about your experience with Bahia Aventuras. We are pleased to hear that our staff made you feel safe, comfortable, and you appreciated the knowledge they were able to share with you and the group....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a trip for myself and my family (including my 3.5 year old). I was warned that whales were not guaranteed and given realistic expectations about this. Apparently the whales in the dry season migration are less numerous than in the rainy season. The...More

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BahiaAventuras, Manager at Bahia Aventuras, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We apologize that accommodations for your daughter were not up to par, and that we didn't communicate the situation more effectively. We appreciate your flexibility considering the situation, and we are thrilled to hear...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Evarista and the captain were excellent. We travelled with two young families, and saw unexpectedly a mother and baby whale. It was amazing! The tour guides were patient and flexible. The fresh watermelon and pineapple was a welcome half way through. The waves made the...More

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

Hi, Thank you very much for taking the time to share about your experience with Bahia Aventuras. We're pleased to hear that everyone on board had a blast, and the staff made everyone feel safe and secure. We hope to see you soon! - Team...More

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