How to identify whales by their blow 

Published: August 10th, 2018

Whale Season is upon us and Plettenberg Bay is now home to our migratory marine mammals for the next few months. Guests are often able to watch whales spy-hopping, breaching, flipper-slapping and blowing from their guesthouse balcony or one of the various view-spots around Plett.

How to identify whales by their blow

You might be interested to know that different species have different blow patterns, which can help viewers identify the type of whale in the bay. Have a look at the diagram below to familiarise yourself for your next whale-viewing adventure!

how to identify whales by their blow

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