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Address: Primera Bajada al Mar, Puerto Piramides, Argentina
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The Right Way to Visit the Right Whales

This is a pleasant, non-intrusive way to see right whales in their mating grounds. The boats here are backed into the bay via a tractor, so no big pier intrudes on the lovely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
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San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is a pleasant, non-intrusive way to see right whales in their mating grounds. The boats here are backed into the bay via a tractor, so no big pier intrudes on the lovely natural bay, and the naturalist on the boat probably speaks a language in common with you, starting with Spanish and English, but other languages are available. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I went there in October 2013 and it was the best experience I ever had. I booked a day trip to Puerto Piramides through my hostel but there's a lot of other agencies in Puerto Madryn where you can book your trip. We could get very close to the whales and one of them was swimming under our boat! I... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

I went the end of November to Puerto Piramides to see some whales. It was really the best way to end the beautiful Patagonia! With Whales Argentina S.R.L. you're coming really close to the whales. We even had one half under our boat! The best part is, that with this company you're sitting on a small boat, about 12 meters... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2011

In 2010 whales stayed till Jan 4, 2011 (we were told), but in 2011 they were gone by mid-December. Orcas come back mid-February. In between and without this 2 attractions it is a boring and desolate "Penisola". Avoid, unless you are in prime time for animal viewing.

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