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Balandra Beach

7 km de Pichilingue, La Paz, Mexico
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Todos Santos and Espiritu Santo Island Snorkel Expedition from Los Cabos
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Kayaking in the Sea of Cortez from Todos Santos
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“mushroom rock” (58 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (117 reviews)
“low tide” (34 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
7 km de Pichilingue, La Paz, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Private beach with about a dozen shade shelters. A few vendors - food and trinkets - and you can rent kayaks (which I recommend). Very accessible via bus from the malecon in La Paz. I would be there now if I could be.

Thank lynneb346
Reviewed 3 days ago

It's a beautiful and interesting place. Not sure if it's worth a drive from cabo san lucas. We rented a car and drove to the beach from Cabo via todos santos and a stop at Hotel California and it took about 2.5 hours. The beach...More

Thank jagher
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pull out the checklist: 1. Crystal clear water-check 2. Swimmable-check 3. Plenty of aquatic life--check 4. Desolate-check 5. Minimal tourists--check 6. White sand-check 7. Pure nature- check This list can go on and on, but you get the picture.

Thank CORY H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make the trek to Balandra Beach to enjoy the calm shallow waters of this amazing beach. You can swim, snorkel and just kick back. There are a few vendors that rent stand up paddle boards and kayaks. If you get there early, grab a palapa...More

Thank twins1_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this beach, a lovely expansive shallow lagoon with clear water surrounded by gently rolling, desert hills. Nice beach with palapas, parking and restrooms. A great place to spend the day, very relaxing.

Thank Nicolette B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shallow waters all around, you can walk to the other side and have your own private beach. However recommend you bring some of your own shade if you come on a busy day

Thank Nicolai S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Balandra is one of the most beautiful beaches in the world!! A hidden gem, but make sure you take your gear there when you go visit! Take a towel and an umbrella if not you would have to rent one, it is insanely hot but...More

Thank Cris R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a paradise! Its better to get there by boat. We went with Cora Tours they really know the place, so they tell you exactly where the best scuba diving spots are. it is great for kids because its very shallow. Dont miss it...More

Thank Adriana D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after being some days in cabo we decided to visit the famous mushroom shape rock in balandra breach, it was a very very quite beach there were no waves so we could easly walk a lot of meters in this beach, it is very relaxing...More

Thank Jamie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most beautiful beach you will ever see. The water is crystal clear, the beach is gorgeous and a must see.

Thank Customer1160
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14 June 2017|
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Response from Will W | Reviewed this property |
I do recall seeing some people sleeping on that beach. It would be a great idea.
22 May 2017|
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Response from MazzoniA58 | Reviewed this property |
HI, there is a bus service from Cabo to La Paz (Aguila bus) and a service by Ecobaja tours in a 7-place minivan. From La Paz there is a regular service to La Balandra at the price of 100 pesos for a two-way ticket. As for... More
Lusi O
19 May 2017|
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Response from Letty G | Reviewed this property |
Costa Baja in the city of La Paz which is 10 minutos far from Balandra by car. Regards
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