Every autumn, thousands of
Gray whales make their annual 6,000 mile migration from the
summer feeding grounds of Alaska to the calving grounds of Cabo
San Lucas, the Baja and the Sea of Cortez. If you're
coming to Cabo San Lucas between December 1 and April 15, you will
likely be treated to seeing some of these gentle giants.
Whether you like the speed and excitement of the Ocean Riders Tour, or
the relaxation and luxury of one of the larger boats, you're
sure to love whale watching in Cabo San Lucas.
For a truly ecological experience, you can't beat the Magdalena
Whale Sanctuary. For local whale watching, the most popular and
exciting tour in town is our Ocean Riders Tour.
CABO SAN LUCAS WHALE WATCHING
Q:WHEN IS WHALE SEASON? A: Whale season in Cabo San Lucas is from December through March.
There is no "official" whale watching season in Cabo San Lucas like there
is in other towns, like
Q:WHAT TYPE OF WHALES WILL I SEE? A: Gray whales are the species most often seen in Cabo San Lucas as
they migrate along the Baja Coast of Mexico to calve. Humbpack
Whales and Pacific Bottlenose Dolphins are plentiful too. Sperm
whales, Blue Whales and even Orcas are also sometimes spotted.
Q:ARE YOUR BOATS LICENSED TO DO WHALE
WATCHING? A: Yes, all our boats are licensed by the government to perform
whale watching trips.