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I had a fun day visiting Bird Island/Isla San Jorge snorkeling and kayaking. I bought the tickets... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2018
Jptravelswithfreedom
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EcoFun Bird Island Boat Tour

This tour provided a once in a lifetime chance to get up close w/ sea lions. I could hardly... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
bizmarkee1
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Baja Hotel at the base of Whale Hill | Ave. Matamoros S/N L-1, Puerto Penasco 83550, Mexico
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I had a fun day visiting Bird Island/Isla San Jorge snorkeling and kayaking. I bought the tickets for Eco fun inside the Hotel Peñasco del Sol and I don't have a single complaint. The trip was from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. the ride was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

My girlfriend and I were looking to do a sunset cruise, we had spoke with a man at the tent who had promised us that the boats were going out on the water later that afternoon. We paid a deposit, the boats never went out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank camerondenver
Reviewed 31 July 2018

If I could post a negative star I would. Be very wary of this tour company in Rocky Point/Puerto Penasco. I bought two tickets for a Wednesday boat trip to Bird Island for the day of snorkeling and diving with the sea lions. I purchased...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Ok, we make a reservation for 6 people with Pedro Gaytan, we gave 30 dollar to make the reservation and when we arrived they said that we were in the waiting list, so we said to them that we can’t be in the waiting list...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

No snorkeling area which that’s what I pay for water full a fecal from birds on sea lions no good all

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

This was a blast! The staff was outstanding! This is a beautiful setting. The drinks are unlimited and the staff kept the drinks coming non-stop! One of the best values in Rocky Point!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

This tour provided a once in a lifetime chance to get up close w/ sea lions. I could hardly believe that we were swimming and kayaking right next to hundreds of these friendly and playful creatures. As the boat approaches Bird Island (which is a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bizmarkee1
Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

We did the 2 hour afternoon cruise. Sailed out the bay, stopped to play in the water, cruised back. They offered beer, margaritas and micheladas included in the price of the ticket. Fun staff, clean boat. Awesome experience.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 666globetrotter
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We went on the whale watch -- the boat was extremely well maintained and clean. The crew hung in there until we saw whales. Four older women (my group) were supposed to go on a sunset cruise. It was during ASU's Spring Break and the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We have taken a lot of tours and excursions over the years and far too many turn out to be cgeesey, hokey or nearly ripoffs. Eco fun' Burd Island tour was great. Nice boat. Great staff. The good lunch and ever available cocktails didnt hurt...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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danny e
2 May 2018|
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Response from MaryMontiel | Property representative |
Hello Danny E, I sincerely apologize about this extremely late response,the only good months to go whale watching here in Rocky Point is from January to mid March, thank you for contacting us!
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Loretta F
8 February 2018|
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Response from mbayoneta81 | Reviewed this property |
This was towards the end of August. I would check the weather to see if there's any chance of storm.. I dont think so in Feb. But you never know. The crew will really try their best to get you out there. Good luck I hope you... More
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