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Playa Samara

Dolphins Watching Tour

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Catch sight of dolphins and whales in the wild on this whale watching tour from Carrillo Beach. A guide takes you to spots where dolphin and whale sightings are practically guaranteed, and then brings you to a snorkeling spot off the coast at the end of your boat ride. This tour includes all snorkeling equipment, plus fruits, snacks, and drinks to keep you refreshed.
    What to Expect
    The tour starts at 8:00 am daily. You will be transport to Carrillo beach where the boat is waiting for you. Jump on the boat and get ready to be amazed with the dolphins. You captain and guide will start looking for dolphins, turtles, stingrays and even whales(seasonal). Enjoy the boat ride and keep your eyes wide open. On your way back to the coast, you will stop to the coral reefs where you will enjoy a 45 min snorkeling. The tour includes all safety gear, snorkeling equipment, fruits, snack and beverages.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    OUTBACK office
    Departure Time
    8:00 am daily. Please be at OUTBACK office 10 min before departure time.
    3h 30m
    • Guide
    • Safety gear
    • Snorkel equipment
    • Beverages
    • Fruits ans snacks
    • Pick-up from Outback office
    • Pick-up from your hotel.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 1 paying adult
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Popular mentions
    We rented an ATV for a month, went on several tours, used Outback for simple transportation, and got general assistance in Samara. Genevieve and the "boys" never failed to provide great service and services with a smile. Highly recommended.
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    Response from brian p, Front Office Manager at Dolphins Watching Tour
    Responded 1 week ago
    Good morning Nedgorski. Greetings from Samara Beach. Hope you are having a great day. We really appreciate your comment, we are very excited that we exceeded your expectations and you enjoyed the tour, this is our main goal. Thank you so much for your recommendation. My best regards. Alonso Gazo.
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    Organized with OUTBACK at Samara - we met at 8am in the morning at Carillo Beach where we went out to sea on a small boat to look for the dolphins. After a little while, with the captain's connections with other tour boats, we circled in on a small pod of dolphins who swam
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    Response from Samara A, Public Relations Manager at Dolphins Watching Tour
    Responded Apr 16, 2019
    Good afternoon. Izabel. Greetings from sunny Sámara Beach. Thank you very much for your comment, we are very excited about your experience. Will be a great pleasure to plan your next Costa Rican vacations. Thank you for choosing Outback Sámara
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    About the operator

    This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

    By: Outback Quads
    380 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    El Dorado Hills, California
    Must do activity in Samara
    Our guide Christian was super, very good explaining how to drive the quads, and knew where to go - where the
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    Wainfleet, Canada
    Wonderful Customer Service
    We recently planned a family trip to Samara, Costa Rica. As there were 13 of us travelling together with 5
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    Horrible experience
    Absolutely worst and shadiest ATV company in Samara. Please do yourself a favor and STAY AWAY! If I could rate it
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    Columbus, Ohio
    Worth Every Penny!
    We had an amazing journey through the mountains and beaches. We ended the day with a fabulous lunch. Our guide,
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    La Malbaie, Canada
    Best service in Samara
    Genevieve and her staff are perfectly in control , they ride safe and they know the area so well ,it was pleasant
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    Rob B
    Great Service
    We toured some beaches then drove up into the mountains to witness a magical sunset. Our guide Christian was
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    Great Service, great products
    Used Outback to rent an ATV for the month, for transportation to adventures and back to the airport, and for
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    Portland, Oregon
    Another great advetnure with Outback
    A trip to Samara would not be complete without an adventure with the outback crew. This was our third trip to
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    Just a great place with fine service
    We rented an ATV for a month, went on several tours, used Outback for simple transportation, and got general
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    Amazing Time!
    Cristian was an amazing tour guide and we had a blast on the Quad Tour. It was one of the best, if not the best,
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    Favorite part of our trip!
    Christian was a blast as we rode ATVs through towns, thru the rainforest to a local swimming hole, & to the beach
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    Linda N
    Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
    Shuttle service to San Jose Airport from Samara
    Saturday, October 19, 2019 was the second time that we have used Outback's shuttle service to the airport in San
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    Newport Beach, California
    What a fun trip!!
    We had Christian take us around the area for 3 1/2 hours. Weather was rainy but was still great!! We went on
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    Brianne W
    One of our favorite days of the trip!
    Four of us came to Punta Islita for a week and were not really sure what to do while we were there. On our first
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    Fun day
    We had fun running thru jungle roads on atv s going to beaches and see howler monkeys up close fun day
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 3h 30m
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    • Hotel Pickup
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