THE OTHER BAJA Itinerary
Day 1: Costa Baja Resort
Arrival to La Paz City. Get settled in your hotel and depending on your time of arrival we can arrange some activities for you to explore the beautiful La Paz Bay, the Island of Espiritu Santo, snorkeling with Sea Lions, or Scuba Diving.
Day 2: La Paz to Magdalena Bay
Boat transfer to the island and settle into your tent. Meet the rest of the team and enjoy a delicious lunch. Join the orientation talk about the sea turtle conservation program. Take the time you want to gaze at the stars.
Day 3: Magdalena Bay sea turtle monitoring begins
Magdalena Bay sea turtle monitoring begins... If you’ve ever dreamed about leading a life devoted to conservation, now is your chance.
Day 4: Magdalena Bay sea turtle monitoring begins
Gray Whales of Magdalena Bay: During lunch you'll receive an orientation on gray whales, their impressive migration, and the importance of Magdalena Bay for the whales to breed and rear their calves. After a siesta, you’ll head out in “pangas” to search for whales.
Day 5: Magdalena Bay to La Paz
Gray Whales and Island Exploration. After breakfast, head out again to search for whales. After a picnic, head out in the “pangas” to visit with local fishermen to see what they are catching and learn about local fishing techniques. Spend an afternoon kayaking through the mangrove canals.
Day 6: Magdalena Bay to La Paz
Magdalena Bay to La Paz. Enjoy a relaxed morning at camp before packing up to head back to the mainland. After a nice afternoon at your hotel´s pool, join your guides for a farewell dinner downtown La Paz.
Day 7: Fly Back Home
Transfer to La Paz Airport. Depending on your flight Schedule, enjoy your breakfast and head out to the airport to catch your flight home.
Note: All ages are welcome. For kids under 5 please contact us prior to booking. Travelers must be able to travel in small, motorized craft over open water as well as overland by van (3hrs)
Note: Contact us if you are interested in doing this trip during grey whale off-season, we can always tailor your trip with other amazing activities around Magdalena Bay or the city of La Paz.