Espíritu Santo Island Tour with Snorkeling and Sea Lion Swim

Espíritu Santo Island Tour with Snorkeling and Sea Lion Swim

From $110 per person

Spend the day swimming, soaking up the sun, and visiting the gorgeous turquoise bays of of Espíritu Santo Island on this 6-hour catamaran tour. Explore one of the Sea of Cortez’s most beautiful islands, swim with sea lions, and enjoy a beachside lunch.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 6 hours
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  • Enjoy astonishing views of local flora and fauna
  • Swim with friendly sea lions at Los Islotes (depending on season)
  • Enjoy the comfort of a 33-foot catamaran, with shower and restroom
  • Taste a delicious lunch on the Ensenada Grande beach
  • Have the chance to spot dolphins and mobulas
Full description
Meet your guide by Fiscal Pier in La Paz, and hop aboard a 33-foot catamaran. Relax as you soak up the sun and listen to the waves gently lapping against the side of the boat. Sail to Espíritu Santo Island, considered by many to be the most impressive island in the Sea of Cortez. Renowned for its natural beauty, this island has been designated a Natural World Heritage site. Admire the island’s beautiful turquoise bays and diverse marine life. Take a dip in the water and swim with some of the friendly local sea lions. Visit El Candelero or Ensenada Grande, two of the island’s most gorgeous beaches. There you can enjoy lunch and go for a swim. Snorkel and see some of the island’s magnificent marine life. Take a stroll around the island and find some of its beautiful hidden spots. After a day of sun and majestic natural beauty, hop aboard the catamaran once again and return to Fiscal Pier.
  • 6-hour tour
  • Snorkel equipment (fins, tube, mask)
  • Life jacket
  • Wet suit in winter
  • Lunch
  • Snacks (chips and cookies)
  • Bottled water, soft drinks, and 2 beers per person at the end of the tour
  • Towels
  • Additional purchases in the city of La Paz
  • Entrance to the Protected Marine Park ($5 per person)
  • Gratuities for the crew
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet at the local partner's office in front of Fiscal Pier, between the Seven Crown Hotel and the Burger King restaurant, Zona Comercial, 23000 La Paz.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Towel
  • Sandals
  • Biodegradable sunscreen

Know before you go

  • Swimming with the sea lions is dependant on the season.
  • You must be able to swim on your own.
  • At least 4 people are required for this activity to take place.
  • You must have good circulation and healthy, unblocked breathing in order to participate in this tour.
  • If you are prone to motion sickness, please take any necessary precautions.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

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3 December 2020


Sun Rider Tours did an excellent job.

29 May 2021

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