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Baja Ecotours

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Life-changing, beautiful experience! Amazing people, wonderful surroundings, lovely food - and of... read more

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Reviewed May 28, 2018
emergwynne
Best trip ever

Well in January of 2017 I had some health problems, When I got out of the hospital I saw a video... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2018
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Seemingly perched on the edge of civilization “Campo Cortez” offers many modern amenities while maintaining a clean, comfortable and eco-friendly environment. The base camp provides a modern solar and wind generation system in our dining palapa and...more
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| San Ignacio Lagoon, San Ignacio 23000, Mexico
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Life-changing, beautiful experience! Amazing people, wonderful surroundings, lovely food - and of course the whales... there are no words good enough to describe how awe-inspiring the whales are. 10/10.

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Reviewed May 24, 2018

Well in January of 2017 I had some health problems, When I got out of the hospital I saw a video on the internet of some guy kissing a whales . I researched it and became obsessed with it. For weeks, all I dreamed about...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2018

Everything you read about this amazing trip/place is true. From the moment you meet your Baja Ecotour tour guide, boarding the private bus to the airport, boarding one of the private chartered airplanes for a beautiful flight south along the Baja coast to San Ignacio...More

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Reviewed May 3, 2018

I cannot say enough great things about our experience at Campo Cortez. The staff and crew were very accommodating! The food was fantastic and the whale encounters were unbelievable! Thank you for making this experience one that my family and I will never forget!

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Baja Ecotours made this whale-watch adventure work very well from accomodation and logistics perspective, allowing my wife and to concentrate on the whales and not worry about all the other things that need to be looked after

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Our 4 days at Camp Cortez were an opportunity to see whales close up and to see plenty of other wildlife close-up in this beautiful, unspoilt location. The Baja Ecotours staff are knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. Thoroughly recommended.

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

If you want to get up really close to nature - petting a whale takes some beating! Well organised, lovely people, both at the camp and on the holiday. An experience not to be forgotten

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Loved our experience, but the food needs an upgrade. The location is perfect, it's close to the whale viewing area and a 2 hr trip twice a day is perfect. the cabins were small and funky but also perfect. the location on the peninsula was...More

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bajaecotours, Owner at Baja Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2018

While we strive to make every guest exceedingly happy with every aspect of our camp...we realize we sometimes have limitations. Food is so very subjective and we know we cannot please all of our guests and we are very aware of this...but we will do...More

Reviewed April 29, 2018

Great experience, people were great, food was great! Had daily encounters with the whales. Were able to pet adults and babies, bird watching when not out in the boats was interesting, also went clam digging and then cooked them for dinner. Other members of the...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

Waited 20 years for this experience, was not disappointed. Everyone and everything was exceptional, above and beyond my expectations. The whales were friendly and the people become family. Truly wonderful, would highly recommend this trip.

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Michele T
May 15, 2018|
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Response from Michelle F | Reviewed this property |
The bathrooms are a short walk away down a lighted path. They're clean and convenient. When we were at Campo Cortez there was a big osprey nest on one of the stalls, so everybody used the other one. Mama Osprey got a little... More
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anto8dc
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Baja Ecotours will arrange to get you to San Ignacio Bay. You just have to get to San Diego. The way my trip went we stayed overnight at the Hotel Baja Ecotours uses, took a tour bus to Ensenada Mexico, boarded a small plane... More
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Lucysmumanddad
January 2, 2018|
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Although you cannot go to see gray whales in Baja in August (when they are in Alaska), you can find blue whale watching day trips out of most Southern California ports (San Diego, Dana Point, Long Beach) in August. They are... More
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