South Pacific Coast Sights



Ballena Marine National Park

Ballena Marine National Park Review

Named for the whales who use this area as a nursery, Ballena Marine National Park has four separate beaches, stretching for about 10 km (6 miles), and encompasses a mangrove estuary, a remnant coral reef, and more than 12,350 acres of ocean, home to tropical fish, dolphins, and humpback whales.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Entrance at Playa Uvita, about 20 km (20 miles) south of Dominical Uvita, 60504
  • Phone: 2743–8236
  • Cost: $6
  • Hours: Daily 6–5
  • Location: Ballena Marine National Park
Updated: 04-01-2013

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