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Whale and Dolphin Tour in Drake Bay

From US$ 115.00
  • Get a chance to see dolphins and whales in their natural habitat
  • Snorkeling gear is provided so you can see marine life up close
  • Onboard hydrophone lets you hear dolphin and whale sounds
Whale and Dolphin Tour in Drake Bay
From US$ 115.00
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Whale and Dolphin Tour in Drake Bay
From US$ 115.00
Humpback whales swim thousands of miles every year to spawn in Drake Bay’s tropical waters, while several species of dolphins reside here year-round. This family-friendly boat tour allows you to see these marine mammals up close and provides an onboard hydrophone, so you can hear their song-like noises. During the tour, your guide provides helpful information on topics such as ocean conservation and marine biology.
What to Expect
Costa Rica enjoys the longest season of Humpback Whales in the world as we get migrations from both North and South America who swim thousands of miles to have their babies and breed here. Pods of hundreds and even thousands of several species of dolphins enjoy the warm, productive, tropical waters here. It is truly one of the best places to experience dolphins and whales as we have so many different species throughout the year.

Many guests who interact with dolphins and whales experience changes in their spiritual awareness and an opening of the heart as well as a deep sense of peace and well-being. You may also experience feelings of bliss, intense joy, emotional release and deep relaxation. This is the Love and Magic that the Dolphins and Whales brings when you come to them with a pure and open heart.

Because of the love for the marine life here and the unfortunate threat of commercial fishing to this incredibly bio-diverse marine area, this tour is dedicated to research, conservation and education through our MPA for OSA campaign and in partnership with other international and national organizations. This tour is a public campaign so that YOU can be a part of helping the organization to protect these waters.
Reviews (80)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great Day With Lots of Whales and Dolphins!!

We were fortunate to see several mom and calf humpback pairs, as well as a very large pod of pantropical spotted dolphins. I think there may have been as many as 7 mothers with their calves throughout the tour. The whales came very close to...More

Thank John B
SierraG64, Owner at The Divine Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was so great to finally meet you and Crystal, John. Your review means a lot coming from someone who ran dolphin tours himself. I know you will be back. Let's stay in touch.

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Divine Dolphin in Drake Bay Costa Rica

We had a wonderful time in Drake Bay, Costa Rica on the Divine Dolphin Tours. We were amazed to see several Humpback whales and their calves as well as spotted dolphins and even turtles. Sierra Goodman was a great host and guide and answered all...More

Thank Deb P
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile
Amazing whales 🐳💕🙏🏻!!! Thanks Sierra!

What an amazing experience was this!!! Yesterday I went on a dolphins and whale trip with three other lovely people and our passionate guide Sierra! We saw a lot of dolphins (I wonder how amazing this will be in the season of march-April...). After hanging...More

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 22 September 2018
Unique exerience

Tour offers open sea trips to observe dolphins and humpbacks. We were not lucky enough to see a humpback, but we saw many dolphins and sea turtles. Also having a lunch on the sea 40 kilometers far from land is extraordinary experience.

Thank JaroslavNecas
DivineDolphin44, Owner at The Divine Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you so much for coming out with us and we hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 10 September 2018
5 days of sheer bliss!!

Due to a hiccup with my prior plans, I was trying to find a Plan B for my time in Costa Rica, and I stumbled across Sierra's Marine Lovers package, and thought "that is the trip for me!" I reached out to Sierra, and I...More

Thank Leslie L
DivineDolphin44, Owner at The Divine Dolphin, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Oh Leslie, what an amazing time we had! I am so happy we could share the amazing marine wonderland we have out here and it was an honor to spend that time with you. Now you know what it is like to live among whales!...More

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Response from Ralph M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Again - my experiences with Divine Dolphins have not been great. If they can sell you a ticket - they will tell you there are dolphines...