Whale watching year around in Baja California, Mexico
Spectacular whale watching encounters at San Ignacio Lagoon’s Gray Whale Sanctuary and the Sea of Cortez
About the Whale Watching in Baja
During the months of December through April witness friendly Gray Whales up close at their winter birthing and mating sanctuary at San Ignacio Lagoon. See Blue, Humpback, Fin, Pilot and Orca whales to name but a few on one of our customized Sea of Cortez whale watching private cruises aboard one of our sailboats or custom motor yachts any time of the year. All year-round, the waters off the coast of Baja California, Mexico, offer some of the most spectacular and diverse whale watching opportunities in the world because of its nutrient rich waters.
San Ignacio Lagoon Gray Whales
Join us for the journey of a lifetime at our remote wilderness whale watching base camp “Campo Cortez” on the shores of San Ignacio lagoon where Gray Whales have migrated to for thousands of years to breed and bear their young. You'll experience up close the friendly behavior of these gentle giants and their calves as they approach our skiffs to play with us...
Sea of Cortez Whale Watching
Cruise the waters of the Sea of Cortez where you'll be captivated by the offshore desert islands. We'll be searching for a variety of whales, but specifically Blue, Humpback, Fin, Orca and Sperm Whales. Also on the itinerary are visits to remote islands for kayaking, hiking, birding, snorkeling and swimming with Sea Lions and their pups...
Why Baja for Whale Watching
There is no other place in the world that offers such a concentration and variety of marine mammals throughout the year as do the waters of the Baja Peninsula. All year around you'll find incredible opportunities to view whales and many other marine mammals and pelagic fish. Any questions? E-mail Us!