Bahía Ballena is the fifth district of the Osa canton, in the south Pacific coast. The district has an area of 160,76 km² and it has a population of aproximmately 3.338 individuals. Its main town is Uvita, which has a beach with the same name.
Also the district of Bahía Ballena is the one with more beaches and great amount of beautiful touristic sites, forests of precious woods, rivers to deep in after swimming in the ocean, and it also has the famous Marine National park “Ballena”, with 116 hectareas of extension. Their main activities are tourism, fishing and also the provision of services and sale of products.