Colombia is one of the world's best bird-watching destinations, containing more bird species — around — than any other country on the planet. 23 Apr Colombia is the only country in South America with both Pacific and Caribbean coasts. And two wild, whale-loved waterfronts equals two wonderful adventures. Every year between July and November, humpback whales arrive from Antarctica to the warm waters of the Colombian Pacific coast to mate and give birth to their young. Programs organized. Photo by: Luis Alejandro Bernal Romero. Whale watching programs are offered in places like Bahia Solano and Nuquí (both in.