Whale Watching in the Colombian Pacific Coast (Jul 15 – Oct 15)

Colombian Pacific Coast


12 hours

Tour Type

Free Tour

Guaranteed departure




Whales giving birth, speed boat, traditional food, a trip full of adventure, one day of a kind and only one season a year. This whale watching tour it is an experience you shouldn’t skip when coming to Colombia. Travel from Cali to the Pacific coast and take a boat to the deep ocean to let nature do its thing: mesmerize us. Enjoy 12 hours of a bold but worth doing journey. The tour is offered during the season: July to September.


  • An unforgettable whale watching experience
  • A trip from Cali to Malaga Bay, in the Pacific Coast
  • A safe speed boat trip to Uramba National Park
  • The chance of sharing with locals in the parkThe best memories of a wild Colombian experience

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If you are and adventurer by nature let us introduce you a place that not many people know it exists and have a lifetime experience with us.

The Humpback Whale travels every year during the same season looking for the warm waters of the South American Pacific from the cold Antarctica in order to mate, give birth to their young and to rest. These whales are the third heaviest and the fourth longest of all that exist. The maximum registered weight was 65 tons and they live approximately 50 years.

So, sleep well because our journey starts very early. At 6 am our expert tour guide and the driver will pick you up at the hotel and take you west to Buenaventura and then Málaga Bay. In this unknown paradise for foreigners, you will take a speed boat to Uramba National Park, the natural reservoir where whales appear. We must bear in mind these whales come all the way to the Pacific Ocean just to give birth. So, it is most likely we will see more than one or only a few, so, remember being patient.

After having watched the whales for some hours, we will go back to the shore to have lunch at a traditional restaurant and will walk around the coast. Then you will have to take the speed boat back to Buenaventura, where our driver will be waiting to take you back to Cali and to your hotel.

Trust us! You will be truly amazed by the natural beauty of hidden paradise. And this will be one of those trips one never forgets.

Be aware this experience is offered during the season: July to September.


  • Gran Colombia Tours Guide
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entry to Uramba Natural Park
  • Speed boat ticket
  • Lunch
  • All-risk insurance
  • Extra purchases

Additional Information

🟡 This tour operates only during whales watching season: from July to September

🟡 Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

🟡 If you have a layover in Cali, please select the airport as the pick-up point for the layover tour

🟡 Don’t forget your camera

🟡 Bring comfortable shoes and water

🟡 Bring extra clothing

🟡 Keep hydrating constantly and use sunscreen

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