Breathtaking Humpback Whales and their Calves
Cruising through the broadwater into the open sea, on days like today, is absolutely breathtaking and the whales just make the experience even more magical....
Our eventful sightings today were the humpback calves breaching with their mother, which is common at this end of the season, as the calves are migrating back down south.
Then we had a pod of calves circling our boat for 30 minutes with awesome clear visibility, which was an incredible experience for our guests to see the whales up close and personal.
Mothers and their calves swim close together, touching one another with their flippers, this is their way of affection. Females look after their calves for almost a year, as they do not stop growing until they are ten years old.