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“mushroom rock”(63 reviews)
“beautiful beach”(140 reviews)
“low tide”(41 reviews)
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Callejon Puerto Pichilingue 7 km, La Paz 23010, Mexico
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All reviews mushroom rock beautiful beach low tide shallow water food truck main beach rent a kayak favorite beach white sand an umbrella great for kids water was warm minute drive paddle boards cabo san lucas fish stingrays
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We rented a car and drove to balandra , very easy and fast from La Paz. No need to tell you how, just follow signs . Amazing scenery , you’ll see mangroves .... cactus forest and amazing beaches on the way there. There is a...More

Thank eugenioc959
Reviewed 3 days ago

I was here at low tide and was able to walk out to the mushroom rock but take water shoes or sandals incase the water is higher. What an amazing sight!

Thank NewGrama
Reviewed 4 days ago

The public beach has parking and porta potties, incredible views, warm shallow waters, white sand and was very clean when we were there on a Saturday. Plenty of space to spread out too. Other beaches in the area can be reached only by boat and...More

Thank Margery W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is pretty amazing totally chill, guys selling hats and food kids playing nobody acting stupid the clearest calmest water I've ever seen white sand, slight drive to get to but no big deal. I'd give it 5 stars but at the end of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must while visiting La Paz. The bays are full of colors and life. The parking lot leads to one of the bays that most of the people go to. I would recommend going over the small hill and go to the other...More

Thank tosh760
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great beach for kids, a few vendors with umbrellas, etc. Make sure your trip does not coincide with a ferry departure - took us more than 1hr from La Paz due to ferry traffic. Our toddler loved the water, but I have never seen so...More

Thank BenF855
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving from las Cabos to la Paz is scenic and interesting drive on mostly well-paved divided Hwy. The malecon walk and drive thru the centro area are the main attractions of the town. The Balandra Beach is not worth spending time to drive. Contrary to...More

Thank Promod P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful beaches I have ever seen. A true gem with clear and calm waters and beautiful hikes

Thank eloisa w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is beautiful but full of algae. There is a lot of people and a lot of noise and music. The parking is just next to the beach which is very ugly. You can climb the mountains and walk all the beach across.

Thank EriBrunette
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The water is crystal clear and you can walk around the cove as the water is chest high at the deepest point. There are 2 coves to explore. Kayak & SUP boards available to rent. I would bring a float, sunscreen, a small cooler, and...More

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23 September 2018|
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Response from Silvia R | Reviewed this property |
I would go for it, just pack enough snacks, water (grab a super cheap cooler and ice from an oxxo store, they’re everywhere) and towels and be there early to grab a free shade and a nice spot. If there are no more free... More
17 July 2018|
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Response from Nicole B | Reviewed this property |
Right in on the beach it’s beautiful
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8 July 2018|
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Response from Rafael O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can.