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Whale Samana

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Amazing

This was one of the best experience I have had. To come so close to a female whale and her calf was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rosa B
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Odessa, Florida
Amazing experience!

It was my dream to see whales and this tour has met my expectations and more! We saw a lot of... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2018
KseniaAgarkova
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A unique opportunity to observe humpback whales in their natural calving and mating grounds here in Samana Bay, Dominican Republic. Listen to the male humpback's solitary courting song and witness incredible displays of flippering, tail lobbing and...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Santa Barbara de Samana 32000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was one of the best experience I have had. To come so close to a female whale and her calf was absolutely amazing.

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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

It was my dream to see whales and this tour has met my expectations and more! We saw a lot of whales, a mother and calf as well. We saw a male whale jump all the way out of the water and it was breathtaking....More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We had great expectations for this trip that unfortunately were not met. We arrived at the office and we specifically asked whether it will be very windy as my wife is easily becoming very sick. We had paid for the deposit but we did not...More

1  Thank johnbil_12
Reviewed 26 March 2018

We had great expectations for this trip that unfortunately were not met. We arrived at the office and we specifically asked whether it will be very windy as my wife is easily becoming very sick. We had paid for the deposit but we did not...More

Thank johnbil_12
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We travelled to Dominican republic mainly to go whale watching and this really didn't disappoint. We went out 5 times and saw mothers and calves each time. Kim and the crew are very knowledgeable and made the whole experience fantastic.

Thank ACH0464
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

I booked after lot of research and was very impressed by the whole experience. Compliments to Kim, owner and biologist, for her work with the government on protecting whales. The vessel was the biggest of all companies and in excellent conditions They provide sea sickness...More

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We booked this trip with Tui at gran vantana hotel pick up was 5-45am stopping off for breakfast before arriving at place for embarking on boat .the staff were very good ,weather not good but we made the most of it,we did have to wait...More

1  Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Compliments to the founder/owner and the chief biologist/guide Kim Beddall and her crew. Kim and her crew were very knowledgeable and definitely cared for the humpback whales . During the trip she presents a lot of fascinating information about humpback whales. We were able to...More

Thank andy3007
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Before our trip, I did a lot of looking at the different companies. I don't have personal experience with the other companies, but here is what we liked about Whales Samana - We didn't just see whales, we learned about them. Whales Samana has been...More

Thank RBBEM
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Kim and her crew were true professionals in customer service and guiding. The hard rain in the outward journey was little unpleasant. There were quite a traffic when at least six boats were accelerating towards the detected whales flock. We had relatively smooth waves but...More

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Adrian A
20 February 2018|
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Response from Karolina K | Reviewed this property |
There are soft drinks, water, crackers, and Dramamine (as well as sea-sickness bracelets) provided on board as well.
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Jay J
23 January 2018|
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Response from whalewatchwithkim | Property representative |
Hi Jay Sorry to say that our whale watch season begins every year on the 15th of January and ends at the end on March. Kim and the Whale Samana team
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Lois830
21 March 2017|
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Response from whalewatchwithkim | Property representative |
Hi Lois Sorry this program starts on the 15th of January every winter until the 30 of March. Kim
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