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La Bufadora

Punta Banda, Ensenada, Mexico
+52 435 277 0008
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US$ 32.00*
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La Bufadora Tour in Baja California
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US$ 65.84*
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Ensenada Shore Excursion: Blow Hole and La Bufadora Tour with Horseback Riding
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Roughly translated as "the snorter," this underwater cave regularly sucks in sea water and spits it out the cave's top drenching visitors to the site.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good37%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Punta Banda, Ensenada, Mexico
+52 435 277 0008
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The blow hole pretty cool with beautiful view. I loved it lots of vendors cool places to visit, lots of food. I had amazing time with the family..

Thank daisandoval19
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The natural place is so beautiful BUT you have to walk through a Mexican market to access to the site. Be patient to get a spot and see the Bufadora because of the crowd

Thank Jean-Yves L
Reviewed 4 days ago

La bufadora is an amazing place to go to! Our tour guide Rigo, was a very entertaining, informative and awesome tour guide! He made sure his tourists were well informed about the history of Ensenada and was very detailed in his stories. Rigo took the...More

Thank StacySFC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the bus out to La Bufadora. About 40 minutes but worth it. Had a real knowledgeable and funny guide for the drive. The blow hole was very cool and the scenery around is beautiful. Very picture worthy! Cool shopping with some really good food....More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We rented an ATV from Ensenada and took the route to La bufadora. The ride is about an hour. The place itself is so crowded with so many visitors and giftshops. They have nice restaurants but a little bit overpriced. If you are on a...More

1  Thank Daisyt0
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Bufadora is 'The Blowhole' in Spanish. A knowledgeable friend sez it is the highest in the world. Donno, but it blows high. Crowds are close enough to get wet. Lots of restaurants and small shops. LOTS. Large crowds, lots of paid parking ... but...More

1  Thank lpdh1937
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was both amazing and disappointing! Disappointing because you can't actually see the actual source, which is why it's not 5 stars. Amazing because the amazing repeated water shoots high up into the air and surrounding rocks every few minutes at varying heights right in...More

Thank JackiLeak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dont miss out on this amazing experience, it is a must. The wonderment of it continual action is great picture taking...

1  Thank Lynambridge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My spouse and I heard of this place, and thought we would visit while we were in Ensenada. It was a 30 to 40 minute drive through the countryside, which we really enjoyed. If you drive yourself there, which we did, you have to pay...More

Thank Havinggreatfun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was ok. Guess just to say we went. Nothing overly special to see. It was a hot day! And its a long walk to it once you park. If you have small kids id say skip it.

Thank Magaliv86
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Christina F
12 August 2017|
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Response from Francisco F | Reviewed this property |
I agree, I wouldn't spend too much time, as far as the shopping, you'll get better pricing if you haggle in downtown and that seems to be safer and much much better places to eat, go to la guerrerense cart for lunch or... More
Esther M
27 March 2017|
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Response from Amber R | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure but I'd Google it to find out.
10 March 2017|
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Response from Amber R | Reviewed this property |
No, the car wasn't reserved ahead of time. They give you a map and you can always ask the locals if you're lost. Almost everyone speaks English.

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