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Ecotours de Mexico

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“whale watching”(52 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 yesterday

Even though the sea was a little rough and visibility poor we had an amazing time! Went snorkeling and saw a bunch of cool animals. Then we were able to get into the hidden beach which was a blast and very cool. Overall I would...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JoshuaAK1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So glad we did this. Our Marine Biologist (Melissa) was so helpful and kind. Saw dolphins and whales, and they took us to a beautiful beach at the end of Banderas Bay so my daughter could look for sea shells. Money well spent. Great for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank mjmetts
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you want to experience dolphins in their natural habitat, do this tour. We found a number of pods, and jumped in the water with them. While they didn't swim up close to us on this tour, it was still a great experience to see...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jaysen99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this tour! Husband and I had a 'private' tour with Cynthia, a biology major, on a day ashore from a cruise. Cynthia is very fluent in English, the culture and plant life, and is an avid bird watcher. She kindly pointed out interesting...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Margaret K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a birding tour with Fernando Romo of Eco Tours de Mexico. Had such a great time last year doing a birding tour with Fernando that my wife and I decided to do an additional tour this year. We went more inland in order...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 416glennv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had done the whale watching and bird tours in the past and loved them. This time, went on the wild dolphin/snorkelling tour. Just as before, great guide and the experience met and exceeded my expectations. They really care about their customers and the environment!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 88tani88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Michael was our guide and it was a lovely ride along the bay and then ascending into the Sierra Madre mountains. No sooner had we stopped the minibus then the birds were everywhere around us. Michael chose key areas to visit and was determined that...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Catherine V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this tour company! It is a small company that offers guided eco tours around the area. We chose their birdwatching/ gardens combo tour (wear bug spray). We met them at their office in the marina and was introduced to Cynthia, our fabulous young...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Y5048UKpaulal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked the Marietas Islands tour for my group of 3 because my sister really wanted to go to the Hidden Beach. The fact that it came with snorkeling, lunch, and the possibility of seeing ocean flora and fauna was a was a plus! Our...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank emilyspangler1994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ecotours in Puerta Vallerta is run by lovely people. I went on a trip to Marietas Is snorkeling trip today. I chose themover the booze cruises which are less expensive, last allday. The trip cost $100. They ask you to be there by 8:20 and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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September 21, 2018|
Response from ECOTOURSdeMEXICO | Property representative |
Hola! Thanks for contacting us. The official date for the whale season is Dec 8 thru March 23. If you would like to book an whale adventure with us the morning departure is the option. After March 23 we probably find whales... More
Sally S
February 18, 2018|
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Response from GELDDS | 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