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How is the whale watching in november?

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How is the whale watching in november?

Wondering if the whale watching is good via the tours in mid November? I've seen a few things written that seem to leave november out as a month for whale watching.

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1. Re: How is the whale watching in november?

According Uvita Info Center whale season is July thru October. You can check in with them directly at marinoballena.org/category/marine-tours/

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2. Re: How is the whale watching in november?

According to the site villasriomar.com/dominical_travel_blog/touri… , the beginning of Nov., might be better:

"Whale watching in Uvita Costa Rica has 2 seasons, from half July to half November and from half December to April. These seasons are based on the annual migration cycle of the pacific humpback whale. These animals travel from far to visit Marino Ballena in Uvita. Each year the pacific humpback whales from the southern hemisphere travel from Antarctica to Costa Rica and arrive around the end of July. The pacific whales from the northern hemisphere do the same, but they travel from Alaska to Costa Rica and arrive around the end of December. They travel between 5000 km (3100 mi) and 8000 km (5000 mi); twice a year!

In September and October you have the highest chance of seeing whales during a whale watching tour in Marino Ballena, Uvita, Costa Rica. That is also the reason why the annual Whales Festival takes place in the weekends of the first 2 weeks of September. The Whales Festival Uvita 2016 will be the 8th edition. Attractive prices are offered for whale watching tours of 2 hours. Tickets can be bought on festival days at the ticket office in Uvita; you can choose a day and time. It is advisable to pick a time early in the morning, because around this time of the year it is likely to rain after 3pm. Please realize that this festival can get crowed, so get your ticket as soon as possible. If you don´t like the crowds, it is advisable to go outside festival days."

the above site gives lots of other info on planning whale / dolphin pkgs, etc.

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3. Re: How is the whale watching in november?

The whales are on there way out in November but some are still there first few weeks of November, so there is a chance you can see them.

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