4-6 HOURS, it would take more or less, because we don’t know about the behavior of the animals. We are in wild nature.
Meet with us at Palo Santo Travel Agency
08:00 Departure from the agency to the dock to board the boat. Meet your guide at Palo Santo Office. Our office is in the north Malecon (Malecon and Abdon Calderon), beside Cable Mega7, in front of the navy office.
08:20 Expedition begins. Navigate offshore in search of whales and dolphins and other marine life between Manabi and Santa Elena province.
11:30 Box Lunch (Ceviche and soft drinks)
13:00 Return to Puerto López
RECOMMENDED FOR :
Photographers, naturalists, teachers, nature lovers, adventurers, couples, and families who want to enjoy more time with whales.
Seasickness: If you had suffer from motion or sea sickness in the past, please take your precautions.
We have three tour boats from 31 to 41 feet in length with two outboards engines, GPS, radio, comfortable seats, safe jackets, a bathroom, and everything necessary for you to be comfortable on the trip. Although, the boats have a capacity of 30 passengers, in obedience to the regulations of Machalilla National Park, we travel every day with 16 passengers. Our main research boat seats up to 16 passengers each.
To ensure maximum performance during observation and research, this tour is conducted on open fiberglass boats equipped with outboard engines and without extra facilities on board. Our boats carry a portable wc. There are restrooms at the marina (Puerto Lopez pier) and you will have a chance to use them before coming aboard.
SUPPORT US BY BUYING LOCAL PRODUCTS AND TAKE A BEAUTIFUL GIFT WITH YOU
Puerto Lopez has many artists, researchers, artisans, and entrepreneurs who sell their local products, you can see them and buy them here. Upon your arrival, we deliver them to you.
Biologist and researcher, boat equipped with a security system, life jackets, snorkeling equipment, soft drink, ceviche.
4 to 6 hours of ocean safari along the Ecuadorian Coast
WHAT´S NOT INCLUDED?
special drinks, tips, other activities
WHAT TO BRING?
Camera, Hat, Light jacket, Sunglasses, Sunscreen, Towel, Camera.
Cash to buy cool souvenirs in our Palo Santo Office (it´s hip to tip!) or you could buy in our online store.
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