On this trip we will venture to some of the islands a little
further from La Paz, these islands are remote, desert outposts with no
inhabitants and inaccessible by day boats.
Unleash you inner adventurer! This
trip has the opportunity to see migrating whales, pods of dolphins, jumping
mobula rays, playful sealions – and that’s just from the surface. You will get the opportunity to swim with the
largest fish in the sea – the whale shark and encounter schools of colourful reef
fish in the water. You nature guide will
bring the environment alive by showing you all the different creatures who call
this area home. Enjoy feasts on deck
with fresh food and a mix of Mexican and International fare. Perfect for families who want to explore and
enjoy quality time together or for friends who want the ultimate getaway.
Day 1: Welcome aboard El Duque (about 8:30am) and enjoy watching
for wildlife as we travel out to Isla Espiritu Santo. Spend the afternoon and evening at anchor, snorkelling,
kayaking and exploring.
Day 2: Morning Snorkel at Los Islotes.
An experience of a lifetime playing with this energetic creatures – they
may dive bomb you or nibble your fins!
Travel over to Isla San Francisquito and explore one of the most
beautiful anchorages in the Sea of Cortez with a hike to an amazing lookout. Time to explore the island and snorkel.
Day 3: Mangrove exploration – kayak and panga into this hidden
gem on Isla San Jose. Mulitple different
fish and bird species – not to be missed by any nature lover. Cardon Cactus forest walk after lunch.
Day 4: Travel to San Evaristo, a small village in a remote
section of the Baja Peninsula. Salt
flats, wild horses and a chance to go explore on land. Great snorkeling in this area.
Day 5: Return to Isla Espiritu Santo, perhaps we will encounter whale
en route. Upon arrival at the island it
is time to try scuba diving. A beautiful
reef awaits you! Spend the night around
Isla Espiritu Santo.
Day 6: Return to La Paz to snorkel with the Whale Sharks. Disembark about 2pm for transfer to hotel.
Price: US$1500 per
person. Minimum of 4. Includes all
activities, passes to natural protected areas, food, snacks and soft drinks.
Not Included: Alcohol, Crew Gratuities, transfers to/from boat
We can organize hotels and transfers if you like. We strongly recommend spending the night prior
to departure in La Paz to allow for an early arrival at the boat.
Trip Itineraries are subject to weather and conditions; we will
always make safety our first priority.
No animal encounter is guaranteed – they are wild but we have great
chances. Whale Sharks around October-April. Snorkelling at Los Islotes September-May.
We specialize in private charters so can cater itineraries to
meet your requirements. If you are
certified divers and would like to include a couple of dives then this is
possible. This trip is not dive specific
but some can be accommodated.