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Ecotours de Mexico

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“whale watching”(49 reviews)
Ecotours Mexico is a small, family owned and operated Eco- Travel and Adventure Tour company that started operating in 1991, which makes them pioneers among the eco- tour operators in the country, we are also founding members of the Mexican...more
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Proa 20 | Marina Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta 48335, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

EcoTours Vallarta is the place to go in Puerto Vallarta. They are truly about preserving and educating folks about marine life and will give you and unforgettable experience. My friend and I did the wild dolphin swim and were taken out by Christina, the marine...More

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ECOTOURSdeMEXICO, Guest Relations Manager at Ecotours de Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It was a pleasure to share those beautiful moments in our wild dolphin adventure, we hope see you soon for another Ecotours.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked the tour recommended by my friend and it did not disappoint. Our tour guide was Michael and he was great. Very informative. We were able to go to hidden beach. 6 spots with 10 people. Hidden beach was not guaranteed and he made it...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My Husband and I both did the scuba diving experience. Neither of us have ever been scuba diving before so we were really excited. The site we booked on had some mistakes they don't train you in a pool first they take you out to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and a friend booked a tour to see some slightly more unusual birds from the higher altitudes/ inland mountainous region and it was fabulous! We had a lovely tour guide called Fernando who made it very enjoyable and we had lots of laughs along...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dove off of the Marietas Islands, very nice temps, good visibility. Our two dive masters provided by the company really were great. Two tank dive, about 18M's. The only thing is you have to take a big boat with open bar cruisers who were going...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a great trip out with EcoTours for snorkeling at the Marietas Islands. The majority of our group (that included 4 other couples) were even able to go on the Hidden Beach. My husband and I were lucky enough to go...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a wonderful experience we got to go on the hidden beach.. went snorkeling around the two islands saw jellyfish many colorful fishes and on the way there dolphins and sea turtles

1  Thank Jorge S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic tour! Swimming with dolphins in Banderas Bay was an amazing and unique experience! The fact that it was a very small group tour made it even better. The team from Ecotours de Mexico was obviously very experienced. Cristina, the guide, was...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a small tour company that cares deeply about ocean safety, education, and personal service. It is run by biologists who are very knowledgeable and passionate about the habitats of Puerto Vallarta. My husband and I signed up for a group tour and ended...More

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Reviewed May 23, 2018

Fernando was our tour guide and he was fabulous. He was not only knowledgeable, but took his time showing us and explaining every question we had. It was 7 of us and only 6 could get in, so consider yourself lucky if you get in....More

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February 18, 2018|
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Response from George L | Reviewed this property |
I’ve always seen many whales in March.
November 13, 2017|
Response from Maurice F | Reviewed this property |
Excellent! In terms of where to eat for dinner, I recommend "Portobello." It's Italian cuisine and it's excellent. Very high quality food at very reasonable prices. Also, for fun, I recommend "Canopy River." We did an... More
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Response from Ben d | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Friendly Resort in Puerto Vallarta, it was a short taxi away and there was no need to prearrange. The Ecotours office itself is maybe 2-3 blocks down off of the major road. We walked the 5 minutes to the... More