Gray Whale Tours February and March 2018
8 days, 7 nights $1,695 all-inclusive, double occupancy, Tour with Graham Mackintosh
February 22nd – March 1st and March 22nd – 29th 2018
**Includes: Recently paved San Felipe and Bahia Gonzaga route, Cataviña stay, Guerrero Negro with inner and outer lagoon tours, Baja Berrendo Reserve visit, Bahia de Los Angeles with Island boat tour, Rancho Meling in the San Pedro Martir, Observatory tour, highest point in ALL of Baja, horseback riding, wine tasting in Valle de Guadalupe!
**All meals-drinks-transportation-lodgings-tours are included. Tips and personal purchases are not included. Transportation is a 4×4 Ford E350 Van.
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, 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 with road burrito lunch, 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 or boat, visit Bahia Natural History Museo, dinner at Casa Essary
Day 6 – depart Bahia de Los Angeles at 8am after breakfast, lunch in San Quintin at Parcela 12, 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 area, 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, 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.