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Loreto Bay National Marine Park

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Loreto, Mexico
+52 613 134 0350
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Nice visit if you have knowledgable guides. While we really enjoyed the marine life, the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stephen L
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Alpine Colorado
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Snorkeling is the best we have ever done. Boat rides take you to beautiful places. The boats carry... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
trekkrsal
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claremont, california
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This park works to preserve Loreto's desert ecosystem.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“marine park” (38 reviews)
“sea lions” (83 reviews)
“fish” (65 reviews)
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Loreto, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice visit if you have knowledgable guides. While we really enjoyed the marine life, the surrounding waters and the overall experience, one must have a very knowledgeble guide to appreciate a walk on the island((s), specifically Coronado. The signage for plants and geology are in...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Snorkeling is the best we have ever done. Boat rides take you to beautiful places. The boats carry small groups, so you feel like you are nearly all alone in that beautiful bay.

Thank trekkrsal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a 6 day trip with Sea Kayak Baja Mexico out of Loreto. Excellent guides, excellent scenery, paddling and snorkeling. Great camping on beach.

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a snorkel trip thru the park. The guides took the time to educate us on the area and the history of the park. So many breathtaking views. We snorkeled at Dantanze island and could not believe the amount and variety of different...More

2  Thank CfayeS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hurry before the mega resort expands and this natural wonder nataional park bring in Yosemite-like crowds. Convenience, affordable! 30 minutes by panga (fast boat) gets you to a white sandy beach to frolick and snorkel. That's not the highlight for most. How manhy darn dolphins...More

3  Thank suraimcfly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A good guide is a must. Ours was Said Orozco. He was very solicitous and always looking out for us. He is knowledgeable, courteous, and funny. He kows the marine park like his back hand. We saw things that we would have never imagined.

Thank Ulrich T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took a charter out for the day and had a wonderful time taking in the nature, dolphins and vast varieties of fish while snorkeling and birds while hiking. Only alert is that there are not any bathroom facilities and you’ll need to get creative....More

1  Thank Dana E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw many dolphins, sea lions, and birds. We had ten dolphins swimming with our boat. Unfortunately, we did not see any blue footed boobies. The beach on Coronado island was also very nice!

Thank katej1348
Reviewed 18 December 2017

More areas of this fantastic country should follow Loreto's lead and preserve the specially unique places before foreign interests and $ destroy them all. This is an absolutely pristine area, well monitored and protected by numerous organizations - hooray for Loreto!

1  Thank Barb S
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We saw Blue Footed Boobies, pelicans, frigate birds, herons, and saw quite a variety of fish while snorkeling.

2  Thank travelhopes
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Duncan B
18 October 2017|
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Response from Brenda H | Reviewed this property |
Ours was privately set up through Loreto Bay Reality, so I am not sure of the company name. Sorry I can't help.
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Tulks-expeditions
24 September 2017|
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Response from Rodeoduck | Reviewed this property |
Middle of February through the end of March is the usual time period they are in the area. Humpback whales, fin whales also are in the same areas at the same times. They are all feeding on krill/green stuff in the... More
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clovershome
16 November 2016|
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Response from Mike_Cooling | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Hotel Santa Fe. It was clean, had a small kitchen, a patrolled parking lot, and was about $50 per night. Also the steak and seafood restaurant right next door was great.
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