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Isla Espiritu Santo

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Witness the beauty of ocean wildlife: this small island teems with dolphins, sea lions and all kinds of fish.
Playa el Tecolote, La Paz 23000, Mexico
+52 612 125 3828
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was a wonderful experience, except for the newbies. Not sure why people who have no respect for nature or any understanding of what a "protected UNESCO biosphere reserve" means (or perhaps they just don't care) - why they would go to a place like...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful shore lines interesting history of this protected area. disappearing tidal beaches snorkeling with sea lions in a area known for great whites all jam packed into a boat tour We were lucky to have a guy translate all the details to us in english....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank arlenem18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the day boat trip and were not disappointed. Yes, at this time of year it wasn’t the warmest, but went you step into a boat you have to come prepared. we did as we needed several layers to keep out the cold. We...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Relax911
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We drove in a car rental from San Jose del Cabo just for this! I found Alonso Tours via trip advisor and they were great. We decided last minute on the wet suits. In the end my husband didn’t use it. I did. It’s was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Stacie29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The protected islands were amazing and pristine. You need special permissions to go to these islands as they are sanctuaries for flora and fauna. I was happy to learn how well they are protected. We were only on a few beaches but ouldn't really leave...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an amazing trip if you snorkle with the Sea Lions. Make sure you have a wet suit on board for you before you leave. Waters can be pretty cold during the Winter months and windy

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank naveria
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

must do this boat trip to see whales n sea loins, snorkel is lots of fun , giant sting rays , lots of sea life in the sea of cortez

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Haydeealayza
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

We went on a tour to snorkel with the sea lions. Beautiful island with gorgeous untouched beaches, stunning rock striations and lots of marine life.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank connierideout16
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Go with a good tour group with the larger boat. Really nice day trip. Cantamar tour very good. Very reasonable prices.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Graham5665
Reviewed 18 December 2018 via mobile

What a cool island. The sea lions and birds in the area make it a must see trip. Also the rock formations in the area are wonderful.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Venture828004 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Monica, I went with Baja Outdoor Activities - they can supply all the kit you need and are very helpful with tips on what clothing you will need for the time of year. The kayak leaders and the rest of the team do a great... More
5 November 2018|
Response from Venture828004 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kereth, I did the sea kayak circumnavigation of Espritu Santo with Baja Outdoor Adventures (BOA). I'm not sure what it is that you don't like the sound of if you think that you need to avoid it. Espiritu Santo is a... More