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Sea of Cortez

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Body of water formed where Baja California broke away from the Mexican mainland over 20 million years ago.
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“whale sharks” (6 reviews)
“la paz” (7 reviews)
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"sailing school"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Encounters with whales - including two adult blues and a calf, seabirds, sea lions, dolphins. strolling on uninhabited desert islands with only bird song for accompaniment. Beach combing - looking at the variety of shells. Cacti in flower oh and woodpeckers exploring them for grubs....More

1  Thank Sally W
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Just completed a week-long live aboard ASA certification course in the Sea of Cortez. Fantastic experience! Nautilus Sailing did a great job from start to finish. The curriculum was clear and well presented, and the trip was extremely well organized.

1  Thank alanraywartes
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

This is a wonderful laid back fishing and shrimping town on the Sea of Cortez and Sanoran desert! Americans flock here 2 hrs from boarder for unending blue skies most of the year! Fresh caught fish and shrimp daily in local resturants. Off-road racing Mecca...More

Thank Karen H
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My husband and I joined a large group of whale-watchers for a week on Uncruise Safari Endeavor and saw the Sea of Cortez for the first time. What a treat! It was our first small-ship cruise after several large ship experiences over the last 30...More

Thank gbrportland
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

The boat Uncruise sails in the Sea of Cortez is the Safari Endeavor. We had almost 80 people on our cruise, and I believe 79 people had a fabulous time. I was the 80th. On the positive side: • The Sea of Cortez is fantastic...More

Thank KimSL10
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

We had a splendid vacation aboard Un-Cruise Safari Endeavor. Being able to travel to some of the remotes islands and seeing all the numerous species of wildlife and aquatic life was superb. In all my years of snorkeling, the Sea of Cortez offers some of...More

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We booked a catamaran trip to the Sea of Cortez with Cabo Adventures. It was beautiful, well organized trip. It's long , 10h but in my opinion worth every penny. It's about 2 hours drive from Cabo to La Paz where we boarded nice catamaran....More

Thank PrzemekB
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

I had an excellent cruise and experience for a weeklong, live aboard Sea of Cortez cruise with Capt. Al Van Dyke. Despite light wind all week, Al made the cruise just about everything one could want. He's experienced, knowledgeable, patient, calm and a very good...More

Thank Margaret R
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

If I could live IN the Sea of Cortez...I would. Ever read the book "The Girl From The Sea of Cortez" by Peter Benchley (who wrote "Jaws")? Book no longer in print, but this Sea is wonderful, magical, little coves winding around, mountains going right...More

2  Thank ccon2018
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

The is a great way to sharpen your sailing skills and enjoying an unspoiled body of water. I highly recommend this. Take a friend.

Thank KurtfromWashington
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