- Las Perlas Archipelago
- Whale sighting
- Fishing destination
- All-inclusive package
- Yacht Sailing
- Age: 6 and up
- Gateway: Panama city
Humpback whales prepare every year to leave the cold waters of the far north, and so make an extraordinary journey to the warm waters of the Pacific of Panama. Each year, several thousands are coming to Panama in order to mate or give birth. Well come to Las Perlas Archipelago, considered one of the best places in the world to observe between June and October Humpback whales are part of the great whales. Measuring fifteen meters and weigh 40 tons on average.
These wonderful marine mammals breathe air and to that effect, regularly up to surface approximately every 40 minutes or less.
Simply because the little whales, his birth, has a layer of fat too thin to withstand the cold waters. When born, is between 3.50 and 5 meters, and weighs a just ton. To form, then a greasy protective layer and gain enough strength to go to her mother for the trip back, it will consume, daily, about 200 liters of milk ... This milk is very rich and very nutritious, the 'smell' will take 45 kilograms a day!
It is a real pleasure and a thrill to see Mother playing with her offspring.
The whale has only one offspring every 2 years. The gestation period is 11 to 12 months. Sometimes the mate in the same season that they gave birth.
Departure time 8:00 am, the place of departure and arrival are define 3 days before the trip day.
A lunch stop in Contadora Island where you can swim in the beach.
FREQUENT ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT DOES IT INCLUDE ?
Ocean Pro 31' Tour Vessel (it is our default vessel but it might vary), guides, life jackets, cooler, water, snacks
WHO CAN GO ? This sea package set departures are designed for families, couples, and friends that enjoy to team up for adventures in the outdoors.
Minors must travel with a responsible adult. Persons older than 6 years old, 5 years old or younger are not allowed.
Private groups with some customization can be arranged.
WHAT SHOULD YOU TAKE ALONG ?
Sport clothes and shoes, such as surf lycra, sun protection, hat, spare clothing, camara.
WHAT SHOULD NOT BE BROUGHT ? Objects that can be damaged or lost such as jewels.
Child (5-12 years old) : $ 100.00 - 200.00
Adults (12 + years old) : $ 150.00 - 250.00
The minimum is 6 persons to charter a boat.
Final prices will depend on chosen vessel, and total participants. We will schedule fix departures dates that you can inquire with orange Book Now Button above.
The best time is between June and October