20182
Mexico
Journeys in the Sea of Cortez
Spend a week of learning and adventure in the Sea of Cortez as you kayak, snorkel and swim through mangroves and turquoise waters, discovering some of the richest biodiversity on earth.
Rating (5)
Program No. 20182RJ
Length
9 days
Starts at
5,990
9 days
8 nights
23 meals
8B 1BR 6L 8D
2
Cabo San Lucas, Embark National Geographic Sea Bird
Aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird
3
Cabo Pulmo / Gorda Banks / Lands End
Aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird
4
Isla Espiritu Santo
Aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird
5
Bahía de La Paz
Aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird
6
Los Islotes, Isla Partida
Aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird
7
Exploring the Sea of Cortez
Aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird
8
Isla San Jose, Isla San Francisco
Aboard the National Geographic Sea Bird
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At a Glance

So rich with wildlife that it has been called Mexico’s Galápagos, the Sea of Cortez is truly a living sea. Experience the most vibrant of its 37 islands and kayak, snorkel and swim in its pristine waters. Search for pods of dolphins and marine mammals and observe them under the sea via bow-mounted camera. Onboard naturalists and horticulturalists share insights into what makes this ecosystem unlike any other.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Explore Isla San Jose’s varied habitats during Zodiac and kayak excursions into the mangrove channels.
  • Enjoy two days of ship-based exploration in Baja's Sea of Cortez, experiencing its many beautiful bays and peaceful beaches.
  • Swim and snorkel in the turquoise waters of Los Islotes and Isla Espiritu Santo, home to many playful sea lions.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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