In search of the humpback whales, Nuquí

Disfruta el asombroso espectáculo de las majestuosas ballenas jorobadas en Arusí, Chocó


Arusí, (Chocó Colombia)


Service Level

Service Level


Physical Effort

Physical Effort



  • Arusi


  • *Ecolodge cabin with private rooms, with bathroom and shared spaces*
  • *Season from July 1 to October 15*
  • *Departures every day during the season. We recommend you check availability with an advisor*
  • *Rate varies depending on accommodation*

Actividades destacadas

  • 2 Whale watching
  • Hiking through the jungle
  • Chill afternoon on the beach

Itinerary In search of the humpback whales, Nuquí

  • Day 1


    Flight to Nuqui (45m approx. from Medellín)

    (Not included)

    Transfer by boat to lodging


    Afternoon free

    Contemplate the landscape, the beach and enjoy the facilities of the ecolodge.

    Dinner at the lodge

  • Day 2


    Whale Sighting

    After taking a technical talk about what you need to know for whale watching, enjoy the magical moment of watching them surface with their backs, blows and tails.


    Hiking through the jungle

    Connect with nature while hiking through the jungle, enjoy the magical scenery that this incredible place has to offer.

    Cena en el alojamiento

  • Day 3


    Morning off

    Enjoy the morning to relax and walk on the beach, while connecting with nature.


    Avistamiento de ballenas

    Contemplate and enjoy the encounter with humpback whales, a special moment to connect with the magic of nature.

    Cena en el alojamiento

  • Day 4


    Transfer to the airport

    Return to city of origin

    (Not Included)


Your trip’s impact

80% of the sale value stays in the local area

Boost the local economy and enhance the well-being of the residents

You will contribute to the development of responsible tourism in the destinations you visit

You promote conservation and/or sustainable development activities

What's included?




Internal transportation at destination

Travel Insurance

What's not included?


Additional food / beverages

Tourism tax in Nuquí (Approx. COP $30,000 per person)

How to get there?

By air (Approx 45 min flight from Medellín)

You can take your flight with Satena or EasyFly airlines

We recommend that you arrive in the earliest flight possible, preferably 8 am.

We recommend scheduling your return flight after 1 pm.

How challenging is it?: 3/5

No Wi-Fi

Showers with ambient water

Limited cellphone signal (perfect time to disconnect!)

Physical demand: 3/5

Hiking in the jungle

High temperatures and high humidity


Private or shared bathroom

Cabins at Ecolodge (Private or shared)

What to pack?

Comfortable quick-drying clothes

Your personal documents


Hiking shoes or comfortable sneakers

Personal hygiene kit


Bug repellent

Photo / Video Camera (optional)


Drybag or waterproof bag

Scarf or hiking buff

Small backpack for tours

Water shoes

Waterproof clothing

Hat or cap

Rechargeable water bottle

Cash for personal expenses and souvenirs

Quick-drying towel


Temperature: 30 C º (avg.)

Humidity: 90% (avg.)


To participate in the adventures, we recommend that you do not have medical restrictions for hikes in the jungle and other physical activities

Activities are subject to changes due to weather conditions or tide level

Travel safely

At Wonder, we are in charge of ensuring that the destinations you go to comply with all the safety parameters so that you can travel without worries.

Your package includes travel insurance

Impact Travel

How will your trip make an impact ?

  • Approx. 80% of the sale value stays in the local area.
  • You help establish tourism as a livelihood for vulnerable communities.
  • You encourage the conservation of natural ecosystems that nature tourism depends on.
  • You promote cultural exchange and help preserve centuries-old traditions.
  • You contribute to communities taking ownership of their territory and fostering a deeper connection with nature.

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