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Adventure road trip through Baja Sur

  • Baja California Sur: El Mogote, La Paz, San Carlos
  • Hotel, boutique hotel, cabin
  • 5 days

What will you do

During this five-day tour you will be able to admire the beautiful landscapes that Baja California Sur has, as well as sight the marine ecosystem. You will be able to slide between the desert sand and at the same time have the imposing sea in front of you.
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Summarized itinerary

Day 1

El Mogote: between sand dunes

  • El Mogote
  • Hotel
  • Not included
Day 2

Regenerating the environment

  • The place will depend on the activity
  • Hotel
  • Not included
Day 3

Between sea and more desert

  • Saint Charles
  • Boutique hotel
  • Food and dinner
Day 4

Observation of the marine ecosystem

  • Saint Charles
  • Boutique hotel
  • Food
Day 5

See you soon!

  • Peace
  • Not included

Adventure road trip through Baja Sur

Highlights

  • Whale watching
  • Sandboarding
  • Marine safari
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Detailed itinerary

Day 1: El Mogote: between sand dunes

You will first pick up your rental car upon arrival in La Paz. Not only in the waves of the sea you can slide, also in the dunes of the desert they allow you to live this experience. On your first day in Baja, you will go to the best area to practice this fascinating sport: sandboarding. During the experience you will not only be able to enjoy the fascinating view that the desert offers, but you will also be able to have the imposing sea in front of you, without a doubt a view that will leave you fascinated.
  • Places
  • Lodging
  • Food
El Mogote
Hotel
Not included
  • El Mogote
  • Hotel
  • Not included

Day 2: Regenerating the environment

On your second day you will live a very rewarding surprise experience, even more so, if what you care about is generating a positive impact on each trip. The activity will vary according to the season, but we assure you that it will be related to the conservation of the environment, it can be the rescue of flora and fauna, reforestation or a visit to natural reserves to preserve and regenerate the environment.
  • Places
  • Lodging
  • Food
The place will depend on the activity
Hotel
Not included
  • The place will depend on the activity
  • Hotel
  • Not included

Day 3: Between sea and more desert

Saldrás temprano de La Paz y te dirigirás hacia San Carlos en un recorrido de 3 horas aprox. En este pueblo te estará esperando Damián, tu anfitrión, él y su familia son pescadores y te llevarán a un recorrido entre manglares y dunas en embarcación. A bordo del bote podrás apreciar parte de la fauna marina como lobos marinos, delfines y un sin fin de aves. Durante la comida, podrás convivir con tus anfitriones y degustar un ceviche, con tostadas y bebidas frías.
  • Places
  • Lodging
  • Food
Saint Charles
Boutique hotel
Food and dinner
  • Saint Charles
  • Boutique hotel
  • Food and dinner

Día 4: Observation of the marine ecosystem

The activities of the fourth day will depend a lot on the season in which you travel. If you come to San Carlos between January and March, you will most likely be able to go out by boat to the sea and meet the whales, this giant marine mammal performs one of the longest migrations to be able to reproduce and where the young of these great cetaceans come to be born. They travel from Alaska to Baja California Sur. But if you travel between October and December, you will go out by boat with your hosts to go on a marine safari and look for sardine shoals, during the tour you can swim near the banks to observe the striped marlin, the sea lions, the dolphins in the first row bottlenose and with luck orcas and whales.
  • Places
  • Lodging
  • Food
Saint Charles
Boutique hotel
Food
  • Saint Charles
  • Boutique hotel
  • Food

Day 5: See you soon!

In the morning you can go out to a river with your guide and go hiking, it will be your last hours in Baja, so you can take advantage of your free time and taste any dish with seafood. You cannot leave Baja without trying the fajado tamales, unique to the region. You can find more recommendations in the travel guide. Later you will return to La Paz to deliver the rental car and go home.
  • Places
  • Lodging
  • Food
Peace
Not included
  • Peace
  • Not included
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Includes

  • 24/7 personalized attention, travel insurance, travel guide
  • Accommodation, activities and meals described in the itinerary
  • Small car rental with pick-up and drop-off in La Paz

Does not include

  • Plane tickets
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Personal expenses (Tips, laundry, souvenirs, room service, taxis, etc.)

This travel example is customizable

This itinerary was created to give you an idea of the type of trip you can do with Rutopía. Each element can be modified according to your needs and interests, from the duration to the accommodation or the activities.

Reviews

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Eli Vasca

We hired Totonal because we wanted to do a different type of tourism, not overcrowded, in harmony with nature and investing our money in indigenous communities. All the guides / staff that we meet in the different destinations are very professional, and very nice. An experience! In general I can say that Totonal organized a GREAT TRIP for us where we could live GREAT UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCES.
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Le0ncavall0

From when we started planning our trip to Mexico to driving and visiting cities, staying in our reserved hotels and going on excursions, they were always quick to respond to questions and gave us the information we were looking for. We especially appreciate staying in touch during our trip. All of your arrangements ran consistently without a hitch. We had a wonderful vacation and learned a lot about Mexico wherever we went, its history, its present, its daily life.
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Toni B

The trip was well organized in advance according to our wishes. When a tour had to be canceled, it was rebooked to us without any problem after consultation. Everything went very well on site too, thanks to a local contact who looked after us in a discreet and reliable way. Thanks for that! Gladly again!
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México

Traveling like this, you contribute to the development of better tourism that is friendly to the environment

Traveling like this, you contribute to the development of better tourism that is friendly to the environment

The projects involved in this experience are made up of fishing families and young local guides, committed to conserving the environment. With your visit, you contribute to the generation of jobs and the promotion of the balance between sustainable tourism and fishing activity.
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The projects involved in this experience are made up of fishing families and young local guides, committed to conserving the environment. With your visit, you contribute to the generation of jobs and the promotion of the balance between sustainable tourism and fishing activity.

Traveling like this, you create a positive impact, and connect with local cultures

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Traveling like this, you contribute to the development of better tourism that is friendly to the environment

The projects involved in this experience are made up of fishing families and young local guides, committed to conserving the environment. With your visit, you contribute to the generation of jobs and the promotion of the balance between sustainable tourism and fishing activity.

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Our suppliers are verified, meet all quality and hygiene standards and you will also have 24/7 assistance during your trip.

Why travel with Rutopía?

Private and flexible trips

They are not scheduled trips or in massive groups. You choose when to travel and with whom.

Personalized

Build the trip to fit your needs, with the help of our travel designers.

Safe

Our suppliers are verified, meet all quality and hygiene standards and you will also have 24/7 assistance during your trip.
 

Increased flexibility

Although things may look good for your travel dates today, we know that the situation may change later. That is why at Rutopía we offer you the option of postponing your trip in case you cannot travel. You will be able to move the dates of your trip at no additional cost, and you will not have to choose new dates until you are ready to travel again.

More information here.

Increased flexibility

Although things may look good for your travel dates today, we know that the situation may change later. That is why at Rutopía we offer you the option of postponing your trip in case you cannot travel. You will be able to move the dates of your trip at no additional cost, and you will not have to choose new dates until you are ready to travel again.

More information here.

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