Kayak and Hike Baja California Sur: A Family Sea and Desert Adventure
There’s a world of history in Mexico’s Baja California. Learn about this unique region with your family as you kayak clear waters, snorkel calm bays and hike to historic missions.
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Program No. 21975RJ
9 days
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At a Glance

For families who love to learn and be active outdoors, there are few better destinations than Mexico’s Baja California. One of the longest peninsulas in the world, it is home to craggy mountains and nutrient-rich waters that have earned it the nickname “Mexico’s Galapagos.” Get to know this landscape, as you hike desert trails to historic mission settlements and paddle to remote and pristine bays and beaches to find a human and natural history unlike anyplace on earth.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Spirited
Hiking up to three hours in desert terrain; kayaking in calm waters.
Family Programs
Family Programs
Share your love of learning with your family. These programs are designed for any combination of generations: grandparents, aunts, uncles, parents and children.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • By land and sea, learn about a paradise of UNESCO-protected islands, colorful cliffs, emerald bays and abundant sea life.
  • Kayak, swim and snorkel in coves and bays of crystalline waters, searching for schools of dolphins, sea lions and perhaps breaching whales.
  • Hike along towering escarpments, among ancient mines and between spiny monumental cacti.

General Notes

This program is for grandchildren ages 13-17. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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Veronica (Luka) Rangel
Born in Mexico City, Veronica Luka Rangel adopted Ensenada as her home in 1994 when she settled there to study Oceanography at the State University. Her passion to protect the environment inspired her to continue in the university as an environmental education teacher. Her enthusiasm has helped fuel the development of remote villages in Baja California, organizing cultural and environmental events, as well as participating in summer programs with the Kumeyaay and Paipai native communities.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Esther Mitrani
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