Whale Watching Cabo Photo Safari

$89 USD-30%

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Whale Watching Cabo Photo Safari

  • 2 Hours

  • Families

  • Free Cancellations

  • Min 5 years old

  • Best Price Guarantee

  • Easy

When it comes to whale watching, Cabo San Lucas is a worldwide hotspot. That’s because the waters surrounding Cabo are breeding areas and migratory stops for whales in the Pacific Ocean.

To help you get as close to these magnificent creatures as possible and take pictures to memorialize the moment, our experts here at Cabo Adventures proudly offer this one-of-a-kind whale watching tour. Witness the awe-inspiring enormity and grace of humpbacks 40–50 feet long (12–16 meters) up-close in their natural environment from our specialized, inflatable boats. In our Cabo whale watching excursion, feel the rush of seeing humpback whales shoot out of the ocean depths, launching high into the air and returning to the sea amidst a colossal splash!

Humpback Whales in Cabo: What You Need to Know

Whales travel about 3,000 miles during a 10- to 12-month gestation period. Above the ocean, their breathtaking performance is a way of communicating with other whales, and below the surface, they produce a wide range of fascinating singing sounds. Humpback whales can reach sizes of over 50 feet in length and weigh as much as 80,000 pounds. They are perhaps the most famous whale species for breaching, which is on full display near Cabo.

Book Your Tour During Whale Watching Season in Cabo San Lucas

Whale watching season in Cabo ranges from early December to mid-April, with the season peaking from late December to late January. Along with the humpback, you can spot a variety of whales during the winter months in the Sea of Cortez, including blue whales, gray whales, and Orca whales.

The Best Whale Watching Tour Cabo Has to Offer

Natural beauty abounds in Los Cabos, from the Arch of Cabo to Santa Maria Beach. On your next Cabo vacation, you can experience the beauty of it's wildlife, the grandest of which is the whale.

If you’re in Cabo San Lucas and looking for exciting Cabo excursions, our Whale Watching tour is the right choice for you. Led by some of the region’s finest local whale experts, our tour takes you to some of the area’s best spots for seeing humpbacks in their natural habitat.

Hear the whale song through our state-of-the-art hydrophones while our Marine Mammal Specialist explains everything about these fascinating creatures. Watch as whales breach just near your boat, and take photos to last a lifetime. When it comes to Cabo San Lucas whale watching, this is the tour to top them all.

What's included in this tour

  • Bottled water
  • Hydrophone

What do you need to know before you book

  • Minimum Age: 5 years old
  • Expecting mothers restricted
  • Maximum weight: 265 lbs (120 kg)
  • To ensure maximum visibility, this tour is conducted on inflatable speedboats with no extra facilities aboard
  • Add round trip transportation in an air-conditioned van from most hotels in Cabo San Lucas and San José del Cabo for just 5 USD per traveler. Call or email us to book this service

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Towel
  • Hat
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Light sweater
  • Money for photos and souvenirs

FAQ

When is whale watching season in Los Cabos?
Although whales come into the sea as early as November the official date for the beginning of whale watching season in Los Cabos is December 15 and the season goes until April 15.
Can you guarantee whale sightings on this tour?
No we can not guarantee sightings but during January and February there is an extremely good chance of seeing the whales. During these months 9 tours out of 10 will see whales.
What kind of whales will we see in the Sea of Cortez?
Humpbacks are the most common in the Sea of Cortez. They are also the most spectacular of all the whales to watch as they breach and tail slap in the ocean. Other encountered whale species include orca whales which are also seen in the winter. Much less common are Bryde's whales and minke whales.

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Cabo Adventures
Blvd. Paseo de la Marina (esquina Malecon), Lote 7-A, Cabo San Lucas, México CP 23410

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