Home to the famous “Whale’s Tail,” a large, kilometer-long sandbar that can be accessed on foot at low tide, Marino Ballena National Park in Uvita is an ocean-lovers paradise. From October through March, humpback whales and their kin can be spotted close to the coast. Dolphins swim in abundance in…
Playa Ballena is a beautiful stretch of beach with vistas of the “Tres Hermanas” (Three Sisters) rock formations. The road to the Playa Ballena park entrance is ~5km south of Uvita and is marked with signs. WARNING: there have been armed assaults at beaches in the area. Due to their isolation,…
Unique an stunning. The land at this beach is shaped like a whale tail (see satellite views) and Whales go past this "tail" on their migration path. Go just before high tide when 2 sides of tide "meet" like a zipper. LOVE this place.
Allez-y à la marrée basse pour avoir la possibilité d'admirez sa forme unique. Magnifique paysage.
“Great for picking up those essential food or household items on your way back from the Bahia Farmer's Market. ”
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“Rancho Merced runs horseback tours on the beach and along trails through the lush jungle reserve. Evidently there are also hiking trails on the property. ”
“One of the Marino Ballena National Park beaches. A protected beach with small, local fishing boats in the backdrop. Calm waters here are usually good for swimming. ”
“Uvita Beach: This is the closest beach at 2.3 km or a 7-minute drive. You can also walk to the beach for an immersive neighborhood experience, about 37 minutes. To get there, head southwest toward Route 34, turn left at National Car Rental onto Route 34 (Pass by Restaurante Marino Ballena (on the left in 83 m) for 500 m. Turn right for 700 m. Turn left for 800 m. Turn right for 600 m. ”