Boutique Travel Experts

Baja California Adventure

Enjoy a 12-day immersive tour designed for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers, taking you through the heart of Baja California Sur’s most extraordinary natural habitats. This unique journey begins in the dual paradises of Los Cabos, blending luxury with nature, and extends to the rustic elegance of Todos Santos, before winding down in the coastal haven of La Paz. Highlighting this expedition is a special flight to Guerrero Negro, a remote and unspoiled sanctuary where you’ll have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to intimately interact with gray whales, engaging in gentle touch and eye-to-eye encounters in their natural environment. Beyond these majestic whale interactions, you’ll swim alongside whale sharks in La Paz’s crystalline waters, explore idyllic islands, and unwind on Mexico’s pristine beaches. The contrast of desert landscapes with the vibrant sea life offers an adventure full of discovery and awe. Each day promises new experiences, from kayaking around serene islands to exploring hidden waterfalls and oases in the desert. Your accommodations in carefully chosen boutique hotels provide a cozy retreat after each day’s explorations, marrying comfort with the stunning diversity of Baja’s natural beauty. Tailored for those captivated by the magic of marine life and the allure of untouched landscapes, this tour is flexible and can be customized to suit personal preferences and ensuring a journey that captures the essence of Baja’s wilderness, marine wonders, and tranquil retreats.

12 Days – From £4900 per person 

*equivalent in USD, EUR accepted

Itinerary: Los Cabos, Todos Santos, La Paz, Espiritu Santo, Gerrero Negro

  • Price is per person, based on two people sharing in a double/twin room
  • Mentioned hotels with breakfast 
  • All the excursions mentioned in the itinerary 
  • All transfers by car and boat on a private basis
  • All entrance & guiding fees
  • All mandatory local taxes
  • Visa, where applicable
  • International Flights (See Flights to Mexico)
  • Domestic Flights
  • Personal Expenses
  • Insurance
  • Tips & Gratuities
  • Meals not mentioned in the description

International and domestic flights are not included in the package price. We give you the freedom to book the flights yourself, use miles and choose your preferred airline, and if you are stuck we can help you find the right connections. Return flights to Los Cabos (SJD) start from £630 per person, depending on the connections and time of the year.

Send us a message on WhatsApp or email us at explore@boutiquetravelexperts.com to check availability, discuss your preferences and get a quote.

This is a sample itinerary and prices are correct at the time of writing. We can tailor the trip up to your plans and bookother  hotels. You can also combine this trip with other regions. For more Mexico travel inspiration check these itineraries.

The best time to experience the full range of activities, including the unique wildlife encounters, is from December through April. This period aligns with the gray whale migration in Guerrero Negro, offering unparalleled opportunities for close encounters. It’s also an ideal time for swimming with whale sharks in the nutrient-rich waters of La Paz. The weather during these months is generally mild and dry, perfect for exploring both the coastal and desert regions of Baja California Sur. While the whale watching season is a highlight, the tour offers a wealth of experiences year-round, from desert adventures to exploring vibrant marine ecosystems, ensuring travelers have a memorable journey no matter when they visit.

To avoid unpleasant weather surprises, we recommend to check our Mexico Weather Guide to plan your trip in the right season. Click on the month you want to travel in and see the tours which are best for each month of the year. 

Day 1 - Welcome to Los Cabos

Upon arrival at Los Cabos airport, our driver will escort you to your hotel in Cabo San Lucas. On the way, you’ll start to notice the unique blend of desert heat and ocean breeze that defines this area. Los Cabos is a place where the desert meets the sea, creating a unique environment for wildlife and nature experiences. After you’ve settled in, we suggest heading to the beach to catch the sunset—a perfect first taste of what’s to come. If you’re up for it, a spa treatment is a great way to shake off the travel and truly start your vacation. Overnight in Bahia Hotel & Beach House.

Baja Sur from the air, Mexico

Day 2 - SUP Yoga & Private Yachting

Kick off the day with sunrise yoga on a SUP, right on the ocean. It’s a refreshing way to greet the morning and prepare for the day ahead. After breakfast, get ready for a private yacht adventure. You’ll have the yacht and its crew at your disposal, ensuring a day tailored just for you. Whether you want to anchor near a quiet beach for some swimming and snorkeling or try your luck at fishing, we’ve got everything set up. We’ll handle the transfers from hotel to the marina and back, so you can focus on enjoying the moment. Overnight in Bahia Hotel & Beach House.

Day 3 - Zorra Canyon & Santa Rita

Spend your day on an adventure to Zorra Canyon, a protected oasis boasting a stunning waterfall and crystal-clear waters. With your guide leading the way, navigate to the base of the waterfall for impressive views and a refreshing swim. The return trek will introduce you to several natural pools, inviting you for a dip under the guide’s watchful eye. The journey caps off at Sol de Mayo waterfall, where the serene sounds of nature greet you. Later, uncover the hidden gem of Santa Rita, where tranquil freshwater pools and soothing hot springs await amidst the Sierra de La Laguna canyons. Opt for a UTV ride to add an extra thrill to your exploration. Overnight in Bahia Hotel & Beach House.

Zorra Canyon Sierra Baja California, Mexico

Day 4 - Los Cabos

Today is yours to unwind or dive into more excitement. After a few action-packed days, enjoy some leisurely beach time, soaking up the sun and sea at your own rhythm. If you’re up for more adventure, the nearby Cabo adventure park offers thrilling activities like zip-lining, bungee jumping, UTV rides, and camel rides. Alternatively, a kayaking trip across Cabo Bay to see the iconic Arch of Cabo San Lucas offers a blend of serenity and exploration. Whatever you choose, this day is about enjoying the Baja lifestyle your way. Overnight in Bahia Hotel & Beach House.

Baja Beach ATV, Mexico

Day 5 - Surfing in Todos Santos

After a private transfer to Todos Santos, get ready to hit the waves. Known for its excellent surf breaks, Todos Santos offers something for surfers of every skill level. Under the guidance of an expert instructor, you’ll have the chance to experience the best surfing Baja Sur has to offer. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced surfer, our guides will ensure you’re in the best spots for your ability and the day’s conditions, revealing hidden gems along the Pacific Ocean’s shores. Wrap up your day watching the spectacular sunset right from the beach, a perfect end to an exhilarating day. Overnight in Paradero Hotel.

Surfing in Baja California, Mexico

Day 6 - Baja California Sur

Embark on an e-bicycle tour through the unique landscapes of Baja California Sur, guided by an expert from your hotel who’ll show you the area’s magic. After your ride, relax on the beach, soaking up the sun under an umbrella. Later, dive into a cooking class where you’ll work with sustainably sourced ingredients from the hotel’s organic farm. This hands-on experience lets you add a fine culinary touch to your adventure. If you like, conclude your day with a temazcal ceremony at the hotel, an ancient ritual that offers a moment of reflection and rejuvenation. Overnight in Paradero Hotel.

Baja Todos Santos Beach Cliff, Mexico

Day 7 - Todos Santos

Begin your day with a revitalizing morning yoga session at the hotel, set against the stunning backdrop of the desert and the soothing sounds of nature. Afterward, embark on a guided tour of the enchanting Pueblo Magico, Todos Santos, with your expert guide. You’ll visit lush organic orchards, explore the town’s vibrant art galleries and boutiques, and take a stroll past the legendary Hotel California. Delight in the local craftsmanship and savor craft candies at a market. For lunch, indulge in a 5-course farm-to-table experience at Jazamango, crafted by renowned chef Javier Plascencia. To conclude your day, a sound healing session at the hotel is recommended for relaxation and reflection. Overnight in Paradero Hotel.

Hotel California Todos Santos Baja Sur, Mexico

Day 8 - Todos Santos to La Paz

Enjoy your final morning in Todos Santos with yoga and meditation, embracing the tranquility of the desert one last time. Afterward, a private transfer will take you to La Paz. Upon arrival, check into your hotel and take the afternoon to relax or visit white sandy Balandra Beach, where you can swim, snorkel, enjoy views, and see the Balandra Mushroom – a natural heritage of Baja Sur. For an adventurous twist, consider trying sandboarding on the Dunas del Mogote, a thrilling experience close to La Paz. This day offers a blend of relaxation and excitement, setting the stage for your next adventures in Baja California Sur. Overnight in Hotel Posada De Las Flores.

Yoga in Baja California, Mexico

Day 9 - Whale Sharks & Espíritu Santo

After breakfast in La Paz, set off on a private tour to swim with the gentle giants of the sea – the whale sharks. These majestic creatures, known for their docile nature, gather in the Bay of La Paz, drawn by the abundance of plankton. Swimming alongside them is an experience that combines awe and exhilaration. Alternatively, join a tour to Espíritu Santo Island, where you can swim and snorkel with a friendly sea lion colony. Your guide will share insights into the island’s natural history as you cruise towards this wildlife haven. Enjoy a picnic lunch on a secluded beach, offering time to relax or explore further. This day provides a comprehensive look at the marine life in the Sea of Cortez, promising unforgettable encounters. Overnight in Hotel Posada De Las Flores.

Mexico Adventure and Ecotourism

Day 10 - Guerrero Negro

A flight takes you to Guerrero Negro, a town with a rich history and the site of the world’s largest salt factory. Learn about the dramatic tale of the “Black Warrior,” a ship that met its end here, sparking the region’s whaling history and its impact on gray whale populations. Today, Guerrero Negro is known for its conservation efforts and the remarkable comeback of the gray whales. Visit Exportadora de Sal, where you’ll discover how salt is harvested and even experience a unique bath in salt-concentrated lakes, reminiscent of the Dead Sea. Time permitting, we might explore the vast Dunes de la Soledad, adding a touch of desert adventure to our day. Overnight in Hotel TerraSal.

Salt harvest in Guerrero Negro, Mexico

Day 11 - Grey Whales

Departing early from the hotel, a shuttle takes us to the bay, a prime viewing spot for gray whales during their gathering season. Here, these gentle giants display their curiosity, often coming close enough for incredible interactions. Imagine locking eyes with a 40-foot whale, an encounter so profound it transcends words. These whales, known for their friendliness, may invite you to touch them, creating a moment of connection that’s both rare and unforgettable. After this life-changing experience, we’ll head back for a quick check-out and return to La Paz, hearts full of unforgettable memories. Overnight in Hotel Posada De Las Flores.

Grey Whales in Baja, Mexico

Day 12 - Departure

Enjoy one last leisurely breakfast before taking a reflective stroll along the beach. It’s a moment to ponder the unforgettable journey you’ve had, the natural wonders you’ve witnessed, and the unique connections you’ve made. When the time comes to say goodbye, our driver will be ready to escort you to the airport, ensuring a smooth departure. As you leave Baja California Sur behind, you carry more than just photographs; you take with you tales of adventure, moments of peace, and a newfound respect for nature and conservation efforts. La Paz bids you farewell, leaving lasting impressions and an invitation to return.

Baja Sur sunset palms, Mexico

More Holiday Inspiration

In MexicoOther Destinations
error: Content is protected !!