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Whale Watch Vallarta

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The truth is not all whale watching tours in Puerto Vallarta are created equal. Whale Watch Vallarta is Nuevo Vallarta's 1st dedicated whale watching company. Guaranteed Whales with the most thrilling, environmentally responsible, sustainable...more
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Vallarta Yacht Club, Nuevo Vallarta 63735, Mexico
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+52 329 298 3730
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Reviewed March 12, 2017

If you don't do another excursion when visiting Puerto Vallarta, do this one! We taxied a short distance from our resort to a small port where we boarded an inflatable pontoon speed boat guided by Benjamin and driven by a Captain whose name escapes me......More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Rose M
WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2017

Thanks for joining Whale Watch Vallarta to meet the wonderful whales here in Puerto Vallarta. It is a real pleasure to share such amazing experiences with our guests. Wishing you many more amazing adventures with whales.

Reviewed March 10, 2017

This was by far one of the best experiences on a vacation ever! Lilia was an incredible guide and very informative on the whales and other species. We saw 25 whales on our trip. That was a record. There seem to be many companies that...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2017

Super - Lilia is an incredible Guide - we agree! Thank you so much for joining Whale Watch Vallarta to tick off another box on your Bucket List - we love helping our Guests do that. Better that you were able to tick a box...More

Reviewed March 5, 2017

We had an amazing 2 plus hours on our whale watch. Lilia, our guide, is a marine biologist herself, so that adds authenticity for something like this. She made the whole experience fun. This is a smaller boat, so it's more up close and personal....More

Date of experience: February 2017
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WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2017

Thanks for the wonderful recommendation! I know how much Lilia loves to hear the positive feedback from our Guests and know that her efforts are so greatly appreciated. Our little dedicated Whale Watching Company strives for exactly what you describe, a fun, authentic, up close...More

Reviewed March 4, 2017

My wife found this very small boat with good reviews. It was great. the boat only took 10 people plus the marine biologist and the captain. Although relatively high speed, we didn't rush in TOO close to the humpback whales - we stayed a discreet...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank John L
WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2017

Thanks for joining Whale Watch Vallarta to responsibly meet the wonderful whales here in the bay of Puerto Vallarta. We really appreciate you choosing our little company and then sharing your experience here with others. We hope to see you again for more encounters with...More

Reviewed March 2, 2017

My wife and I booked in advance online with this company rather than use the Vallarta Adventures trips sold by our hotel reps and so glad we did. We got the small-scale experience we wanted rather than be part of a large tour offered by...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Steve587
WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2017

Thank you for joining our Guide Elisa to meet the whales and all the other wonderful marine wildlife here in the bay of Puerto Vallarta. As you point out, there are many options, but we prefer a smaller, more personable tour - the kind we...More

Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

We didn't have an amazing time. But that is not the fault of this company. We did see some whales. Which is always nice, but they weren't very playful. The company is professional. Also the taxi service they suggested was also very prompt and professional...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2017

Thanks very much for choosing Whale Watch Vallarta! We really appreciate knowledgeable guests like you who understand the whales are wild and we cannot control their behaviours. Thanks again for the review and for supporting our respectful whale watching tours here in Puerto Vallarta.

Reviewed February 28, 2017

Superior whale watching trip. Elisa was super knowledgeable, and shared information in an understandable non-preachy way. Loved that she got as excited as we did about the experience we had. Thanks to her knowledge we did a bit of roaming around the whale watching area...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Catherine L
WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2017

Thanks for the recommendation! We know how much richer the whale watching experience can be with a knowledgeable and experienced guide like Elisa. We hope you will be able to join us again for more adventures with Whales.

Reviewed February 28, 2017

What a fantastic experience we had on my 50th Birthday. There were 10 of us on our boat and Elisa started by explaining to us all the size, make up and characteristics of the humpbacks. She had a small model of a whale which was...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded March 2, 2017

Thanks for joining Elisa to meet the amazing Humpback Whales here in Puerto Vallarta. It is always wonderful to hear how much our guests enjoy our approach to whale watching! So glad you chose to share your birthday with us. We would love to have...More

Reviewed February 26, 2017

We had a great tour for our group of 5. Elisa was a rich source of information about the whales, and the bay, and answered all of our questions with patience and humour. We saw lots, and the size of the boat and skill and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Thanks for the wonderful praise! Elisa and the rest of the staff really love our little whale watching tours and it is always great to know how much our guests enjoy them too. Thanks for choosing Whale Watch Vallarta - we hope to see you...More

Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

A very big thank you to Lilia and captain on the whale watch on 4 February, the sperm whales were amazing so where the humpbacks in fact my husband and I haven't stopped telling family and friends about our amazing trip and time in Puerto...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Jan T
WhaleLuvr, Owner at Whale Watch Vallarta, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2017

Thanks for joining Lilia to meet the whales here in Puerto Vallarta. While the Humpbacks are the normal stars of the Bay, we do find other species from time to time and I know Lilia is still excited about encountering the Sperm Whale pod too!...More

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markGreatYarmouth
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Response from WhaleWatchCabo | Property representative |
Hi Mark, This upcoming season we are unable to offer tours in Puerto Vallarta. Our sister company in Cabo San Lucas offers tours from December until April. The whale watching season in Puerto Vallarta runs from December... More
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