GRAY WHALE TOUR
February 15th – 22nd, 2017
8 Days / 7 Nights
SPECIAL OFFER: $1,595 per person, double occupancy (was $1,695)
Join famous Baja author Graham Mackintosh on this Baja Custom Tours special trip to see whales, the Sea of Cortez, and the mountains of San Pedro Mártir. Share close encounters with the Gray Whales in Ojo de Liebre (formerly Scammon’s Lagoon), discover stories and locations in Graham’s Baja books, and enjoy a great time with friends in this all-inclusive 8 day/7 night Tour.
Includes: Recently paved San Felipe and Bahia Gonzaga route, Cataviña stay, Guerrero Negro with inner and outer lagoon tours, Baja Berrendo Reserve visit, Bahía de Los Angeles with island boat tour, Rancho Meling in the San Pedro Mártir, Observatory tour, highest point in ALL of Baja, horseback riding, and wine tasting in Valle de Guadalupe!
All meals, drinks, transportation, lodgings, and tours are included. You’ll need to get an FMM Tourist Permit. Tips and personal purchases are not included. Transportation is a 4×4 Ford E350 Van.
Day 1 – departure from San Diego 7am, cross border at Otay Mesa, La Rumarosa toll road to Highway 5 and then to San Felipe, lunch on malecón in San Felipe, drive to Highway 1 via Puertocitos-Gonzaga Bay, check in to Hotel Misión Cataviña, free time, dinner Cataviña
Day 2 -, 7am breakfast in Cataviña, depart 8am for local cave paintings, drive to Guerrero Negro, stop at Baja berrendo (prong horn antelope) sanctuary, check in at motel, lunch, free time, dinner at Mario’s Palapa
Day 3 – 7am breakfast, drive to Ojo de Liebre lagoon for 2-hour whale tour – inner lagoon, lunch at Tony’s Tacos, break, visit old town Guerrero Negro – old lighthouse – wetlands, special dinner at Mario’s
Day 4 – check out of rooms, 7am breakfast, bus tour to outer lagoon with Mario’s through salt plant, 3-hour whale tour outer lagoon with sack lunch, drive to Bahía de Los Angeles, check in Costa del Sol motel, free time, Seafood extravaganza dinner!
Day 5 – 8am breakfast, boat tour of bay and islands, lunch on a beach, visit Bahía Natural History Museo, dinner at Casa Essary
Day 6 – depart Bahía de Los Angeles at 8am after breakfast, tacos in Vicente Guerrero, drive to Rancho Meling, free time (hiking or horseback riding), family-style dinner
Day 7 – 8am breakfast, drive to Observatory for tour, picnic lunch at San Pedro Mártir museum, return to Rancho Meling, free time, Special BBQ dinner with fireside S’mores
Day 8 – depart Rancho Meling at 8am after breakfast, torta lunch in El Sauzal, wine tasting in Valle de Guadalupe (Monte Xanic), cross border in Tecate.
Call Discover Baja at 800-727-2252 (or 619-275-4225) or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book!