Baja California, California Coast

A Southern Migration: From the Channel Islands to Baja California

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Discover inviting isolated isles and an enchanting coast

Migrate alongside humpback whales and numerous seabird species on a unique early Winter journey from Los Angeles to La Paz. Depart Los Angeles for the nearby Channel Islands to witness intact wildness with thriving endemic species. Sail south to Ensenada and discover why everyone is talking about the vineyards of Valle de Guadalupe. Meet the residents of Isla Natividad and learn the inspiring story of their sustainable fishing practices. Continue down the pristine coastline of Baja California, home to a panoply of sea life, untamed desert wilderness, and otherworldly sunsets.

  • Discover the incredible biodiversity of Channel Islands National Park, home to over 2,000 species including 145 endemics.

  • Go behind the scenes and enjoy a private lunch at a boutique vineyard in the world-renowned Valle de Guadalupe.

  • Explore the waters and experience the wildlife of peninsular Vizcaino Biosphere Reserve; meet the fishermen of Isla Natividad’s model fishing co-op.

  • Observe breaching humpbacks and acrobatic dolphins from the bow of a small ship.

  • Snorkel in Cabo Pulmo National Marine Park, the only hard coral reef in North America; featuring over 220 species of fish.

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Duration

12 Days

Price

From $8,090 per person
(does not include flight)

Dates

Dec

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TRAVELING AS A GROUP

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$350 AIR CREDIT ON SELECT DATES

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Baja California, California Coast

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Discover the hidden facets of a coast well known on a carefully curated expedition. Armed with a state-of-the-art expedition ship, deep local knowledge formed over 30+ years, and a flexible itinerary, we’ll go where conditions make for the the best encounters with wildlife. Hike desert dunes, snorkel a pristine reef teeming with fish, get a taste of local culture, and search for pods of dolphins and marine mammals.

Current

Embark

Los Angeles, California

Disembark

La Paz, Mexico

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Exploring California 2021-22
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Exploring California 2021-22

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