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Mexico Sea of Cortez Cruises

Mexico's Sea of Cortez Cruises

A small ship adventure cruise to Mexico's Sea of Cortez, or "The Galapagos of the North" allows you to experience the rich abundance of wildlife and plant life like no other. Observe humpback, gray and blue whales and dolphins, up close, like no other place on earth. You'll explore where the desert meets the sea, over 6,000 animal species and over 3,000 plant species in the nearby desert, some species which grow nowhere else on earth. Expedition leaders, naturalists and regional specialists will guide you onboard ship, Zodiacs and kayaks to experience Mexico's Sea of Cortez completely, and help turn curious travelers into lifelong explorers.

Mexico's Sea of Cortez Small Ship Cruise Statistics

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Avg Temp 74/54°F 77/55°F 81/56°F 86/58°F               77/58°F
Avg Precip (in) 0.20 1.10 0.00 0.00               1.10

Mexico's Sea of Cortez Cruise Itineraries

Among The Great Whales
Baja California: Among The Great Whales

Lindblad Expeditions, in partnership with National Geographic10 day Baja California and the Sea of Cortez: Among the Great Whales cruise sailing between La Paz to San Jose Mexico aboard the National Geographic Venture. Each expedition is crafted to offer you the most in-depth experience of Baja California possible and maximize your time in the company of California gray whales.

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A Remarkable Journey
Baja California: A Remarkable Journey

Lindblad Expeditions, in partnership with National Geographic16 day Baja California: A Remarkable Journey sailing between San Carlos and La Paz, Mexico aboard National Geographic Venture. A Remarkable Journey offers the most comprehensive Baja California and the Sea of Cortez experience available. It is a photo expedition that begins in the gray whale birthing lagoons on the Pacific side of the Baja Peninsula and then ventures into the Sea of Cortez for over a week of exploration.

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Base Camp Baja
Base Camp Baja: Espiritu Santo

Lindblad Expeditions, in partnership with National Geographic5-day Base Camp Baja cruise sailing roundtrip La Paz aboard National Geographic Venture. Lindblad has teamed up with exhale to create a 5 day Wildness + Wellness adventure in Mexico’s shimmering Sea of Cortez. Board your floating base camp in Cabo, and you’ll head to Espiritu Santo and Isla Partida, two of the loveliest islands in the Sea—to actively explore unsullied landscapes, revel in pure nature, and enjoy exhale’s award-winning wellbeing programs.

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Baja's Bounty
Baja's  Bounty

Uncruise Adventures8 day, 7 night Baja's Whale Bounty Mexico cruise sailing roundtrip San José del Cabo aboard either Safari Endeavour. Kayak, paddle board, snorkel, sail, and ride a skiff in impossibly brilliant turquoise blue waters. Swim with playful sea lions, watch whales, and join a local ranchero for a BBQ on the beach or a mule ride into the arroyos.

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