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Isla Espiritu Santo

#1 of 66 things to do in La Paz Features Animals
Playa el Tecolote, La Paz 23000, Mexico
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US$ 115.00*
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Snorkeling Adventure at Espiritu Santo Island National Park
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Espiritu Santo Island Snorkel Expedition
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US$ 225.00*
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Todos Santos and Espiritu Santo Island Snorkel Expedition from Los Cabos
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Witness the beauty of ocean wildlife: this small island teems with dolphins, sea lions and all kinds of fish.
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
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“sea lions” (312 reviews)
“day trip” (40 reviews)
“boat ride” (29 reviews)
Playa el Tecolote, La Paz 23000, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The day we went (7/20/17) expecting to swim with the sea lions the park rangers had (for the first time ever) decided not to allow people to swim with the sea lions in this protected area. Our guide said he has been snorkeling there 50+...More

Thank eburling2017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well, swimming surrounded by sea lions was pretty excited. The only warning is when the guide start yelling"the male lion is around you and is mad"!!! Gosh I never swim as fast as that day.

Thank Seby66
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a jewel of nature, I had never seen such a beautiful island and sonrkel safely and admire the surroundings ... worth spending some time there and just make the trip to expend some time there

Thank Laura Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was awesome!! We enjoy the view and the marine life ... Fue asombroso!! Nosotros disfrutamos la vista y la vida marina... Super!!

Thank Enrique B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a very unique place. Not only for the diversity of the sea life that is in abundance but also because its amazing beaches! A must see place when in southern Baja.

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked our Isla tour directly with the vendor out at El Tecolote beach and we had a great time. Departed at 11am and returned at 5:30pm. Capt. Boa and Negro were really nice and outdid themselves to be sure we had a great time....More

1  Thank LSSStravelers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Swimming and petting sea lions is such an incredible experience. The snorkeling is also excellent. Saw HUGE parrot fish, grouper, angel fish and more.

1  Thank saraferne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These islands are unspoiled and beautiful. I am so happy that aI was able to experience this beauty. Thank you God!

Thank ikenzS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Explored this island and the beaches with a private captian on the boat the donpiriy and what an adventure. The captain showed us so many sites and gave incredible background and history to us. This island has so much life it's hard to see it...More

Thank firefighterharvey
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Took a boat tour around the island of Espiritu Santo. We met this guy named Edgar on the beach in La Paz and he does tours on his boat. He took us out to the island and showed us everything it has to offer! There...More

Thank Mattnohe24
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20 April 2017|
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Response from PearlEscapes | Reviewed this property |
Can recommend the Whale Museum but also recommend staying in La Paz as this is a long day!! Loved Cathedral hotel - great value! But I would not do the tour they organise as they pick everyone up - instead walk 5 minutes... More
30 November 2016|
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Response from PDShack | Reviewed this property |
It may have been an aberration of currents, but in early July the water at Espiritu Santo was very chilly; too cold to snorkel without a wet suit for more than a few minutes, and limited visibility. That said, I would... More
6 August 2016|
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Response from P D | Reviewed this property |
If you want the best tour folks just head over to mar y aventuras you can even google them. Their cost was the most reasonable, their staff = extremely friendly and knowledgeable and most of all they aren't just some... More