Water activity

From Cabo: Cabo Pulmo Marine Park Snorkeling and Kayaking

4.9 / 5

7 reviews

Activity provider: Cabo Outfitters
Water activity

From Cabo: Cabo Pulmo Marine Park Snorkeling and Kayaking

Activity provider: Cabo Outfitters

From US$ 180.72 per person

Discover the remote underwater paradise that is the Cabo Pulmo National Marine Park. Kayak along pristine beaches and snorkel a coral reef with a myriad of colorful sea life. Experience the bay that Jacque Cousteau dubbed "the aquarium of the world."

About this activity

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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
A Cabo Outfitters guide will pick you up in a van in front of your accommodations. Please email or call Cabo Outfitters immediately after booking to notify them of the location of your accommodations. You will be given a meeting point (usually in front of your accommodations) and an actual pick up time prior to the starting time of the tour. Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes prior to your designated pick up time.
Small group
Limited to 11 participants


  • Get up close and personal with tropical sea life snorkeling in the only hard coral reef in the Northern Hemisphere
  • Glide along the coast in the crystal blue waters to remote La Sirenita beach
  • Visit the remote sea lion colony between Cabo Pulmo bay & Los Frailes
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch of classic Mexican fare
Full description
Your full day excursion begins with morning pickup from your accommodation, followed by a 2-hour scenic drive to Cabo Pulo National Marine Park. Along the way, your expert local guide will keep you entertained with priceless stories and facts about the region. Cabo Pulmo National Marine Park is a series of protected marine sanctuaries that form a bay around 1 of the 3 living coral reefs in North America. Established as a protected park in 1995, studies recently have shown an increase in biomass of almost 500% — and it shows. Tropical fish abound, with schools of grouper and jacks parading next to rays, eyes, and the occasional shark. Upon arriving in Cabo Pulmo, marvel at the landscape as the mountainous desert meets the brilliant turquoise sea. As you get geared up at Los Arbolitos beach, you’ll be informed of the park regulations and given an instructional kayak lesson. Paddle out to La Sirenita beach, a remote sea lion colony, before hopping into the water to begin snorkeling amidst plentiful aquatic life. You’ll spend around 4 hours exploring the vibrant coral reefs, stopping at 2-3 snorkeling locations. After a thrilling day on the water, head back to the small community of Cabo Pulmo for a delicious local lunch, before heading back to Cabo.
  • Round trip transportation from Los Cabos
  • Experienced guide
  • Park and beach user fees
  • Sit-on-top double kayak, seats, paddles, and lifejackets
  • Mask, snorkel, and fins
  • Beverages and snacks
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Dry bag to share for small valuables during the kayak
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic beverages
Not suitable for
  • Children under 7 years
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Biodegradable sunscreen

Know before you go

  • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 7 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
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  • Service
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Casey is a first rate guide to the area and on the water. The snorkelling was great and lunch was too. I would book tours with them anytime

March 4, 2023

Casey was great: very informative and accommodating and super-friendly. We would definitely use him again! Cabo Pulmos was very remote, on a bone-jarring road, but we’ll worth the trip. Fabulous snorkeling!

April 5, 2022

It was an amazing trip and our guide Casey was the best! We loved the kayaking and snorkeling. The fish tacos were best too! What a great time! Sandra and Jim Vioski

March 31, 2022

Product ID: 251207