Gray Whale Tours February and March 2018
8 days, 7 nights $1,795 all-inclusive, double occupancy, Tour with Graham Mackintosh
Day 1 – departure from San Diego 7am, cross border at Otay Mesa, La Rumarosa toll road to Highway 5 and then to San Felipe, lunch on malecon in San Felipe, drive to Highway 1 via Puertocitos-Gonzaga Bay, check in to Hotel Mision Catavina, free time, dinner Catavina
Day 2 -, 7am breakfast in Catavina, depart 8am for local cave paintings, drive to Guerrero Negro, stop at Baja berrendo (prong horn antelope) sanctuary, check in at motel, lunch, free time, dinner at Mario’s Palapa
Day 3 – 7am breakfast, drive to Ojo de Liebre lagoon for 2 hour whale tour – inner lagoon, lunch at Tony’s Tacos, break, visit old town Guerrero Negro – old lighthouse – wetlands, special dinner at Mario’s
Day 4 – check out of rooms, 7am breakfast, bus tour to outer lagoon with Mario’s through salt plant, 3 hour whale tour outer lagoon with sack lunch, drive to Bahia de Los Angeles, check in Costa del Sol motel, free time, Seafood extravaganza dinner!
Day 5 – 8am breakfast, boat tour of bay and islands, lunch on a beach, visit Bahia Natural History Museo, dinner at Casa Essary
Day 6 – depart Bahia de Los Angeles at 8am after breakfast, tacos in Vincente Guerrero, drive to Meling Ranch, free time (hiking or horseback riding), family style dinner
Day 7 – 8am breakfast, drive to Observatory for tour, picnic lunch at San Pedro Martir museum, return to Rancho Meling, free time, Special BBQ dinner with fireside S’mores
Day 8 – depart Meling Ranch at 8am after breakfast, torta lunch in El Sauzal, wine tasting in Valle de Guadalupe (Monte Xanic), cross border in Tecate.
Come join famous Baja author Graham Mackintosh on this Baja Custom Tours special trip to see Whales, the Sea of Cortez, and the mountains of the Sierra de San Pedro Martir. Share close encounters with the Gray Whales in Scammon’s Lagoon, stories and locations in Graham’s Baja books, and a great time with friends in this All Inclusive 8 day/7 night Tour.