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Ecotours de Mexico

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“whale watching”(45 reviews)
Ecotours Mexico is a small, family owned and operated Eco- Travel and Adventure Tour company that started operating in 1991, which makes them pioneers among the eco- tour operators in the country, we are also founding members of the Mexican...more
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Proa 20 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48335, Mexico
+52 1 322 209 2195
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a wonderful organization, and a fabulous guide for my last day in Vallarta! I have used Ecotours for years now. Fernando is a delight. He knows so much about not only the flora and fauna and ecosystems of the area, but he is also...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Though I can't comment on how this bird tour compares with other company's offerings in the area, I can say that I simply cannot imagine that any can compete with Fernando's energy, enthusiasm, knowledge and congeniality. It was a wonderful experience and he works very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a very environmentally-conscious, tour-averse person and I was not looking to do a tour in Puerto Vallarta but looking to see how I could help the local communities and the environment when I was recommended EcoTours by another guide on the beach. I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour guide for the military macaw tour was Fernando. He was very excited and knowledgeable about birds. I have done other bird tours in other places and sometimes you get a guide who might know birds, but doesn't seem excited or interested in them...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent the day on a small boat chasing wild dolphins. They were a little shy, but curious about us! Our tour guide, Katarina(sp?) and our captain Martin kept us entertained and informed throughout the excursion. Katarina's enthusiasm for these beautiful creatures showed us how...More

Thank FranknLloyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this experience! Even if you are not a fanatic birder (yet), this is a great way to learn more about Mexico’s biodiversity and to see beautiful places you would normally not visit as a tourist. If you are a fanatic birder; then you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

100 STARS to the natural beauty of the sea and the Island. The tour guide , very dissappoiting. He spoke Spanish most of the time, knowing that the rest of the group were Spanish/English speaking Americans. I was the only non-Spanish speaker. At one point...More

Thank mateen2019
ECOTOURSdeMEXICO, General Manager at Ecotours de Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Mateen Javied Thanks for your comments about the tour and your experience at our Marietas Island trip, it´s very important for us. Fernando has been working with us for many years and this is the first time a comment like this arise, I´ll...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this tour (Sierra Madre + El Tuito) as a milestone birthday present to myself and it was the perfect choice for a wonderful, memorable day. We are very amateur birders and have not done anything like this before, so we were not sure...More

Thank RRLibrarian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to book with Eco tours de Mexico as they had a selection of bird watching trips available. Some with pick ups north of Puerto Vallarta and closer to our hotel. Pick up was prompt and professional and our guide, Fernando introduced himself. We...More

Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a birder, this was the highlight of my trip to Puerto Vallarta. I personally logged 42 species, most of which were new to me. I couldn't imagine a better guide than Fernando, an academically trained biologist, who was passionate and informative, and he worked...More

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22 September 2018|
Response from ECOTOURSdeMEXICO | Property representative |
Hola! Thanks for contacting us. The official date for the whale season is Dec 8 thru March 23. If you would like to book an whale adventure with us the morning departure is the option. After March 23 we probably find whales... More
Sally S
18 February 2018|
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Response from George L | Reviewed this property |
I’ve always seen many whales in March.
13 November 2017|
Response from Maurice F | Reviewed this property |
Excellent! In terms of where to eat for dinner, I recommend "Portobello." It's Italian cuisine and it's excellent. Very high quality food at very reasonable prices. Also, for fun, I recommend "Canopy River." We did an... More