Can tourists in Punta Cana and Bayahibe Punta Cana/Bayahibe book whale-watching eco tour – the Dutch tour operator SeavisTours has his excursions from Bayahibe and Punta Cana with the day trip to the whale watching on the peninsula of Samana. Seavis trained tour guides lead tourists to the unique natural spectacle, the whale watching. The close encounter with the majestic humpback whales in the Bay of Samana is possible between January and March”portrays Alexander Tilanus the unique annual experience. At the same time, the huge mammals leave the Arctic region in the sheltered bay of Samana, in the Dominican Republic, to mate and to give birth to a boy. For centuries, the whales spend the winter in this region. The humpback whales are mammals and marine life.
You can reach a length of 15 metres and a weight of up to 30 tons. Its huge front fins (pectoral) is very impressive because it reaches one-third of their body length. Humpback whales are known for its liveliness and for her singing. Before diving humpback whales turn their backs in the form of a hump and lift their tail fins out of the water, hence their name. Sustainable tourism protects humpback whales, there is nothing more exciting to watch as the wild whales.
Tourists can experience the animals up close during the expedition. The observation of cetaceans is subject to strict guidelines, to ensure the conservation of the majestic mammals. The Seavis guides annually participate in training programmes in the “Centre for nature conservation and eco-development Samana and environment” (CEBSE). Through the knowledge and compliance with the guidelines for the protection of humpback whales, the young whales each year are bigger and well-fed. You are used to the boats, so that their cheerful behavior up close can be observed.