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Raw and wonderful!

Actually visited back in 1989, you had to camp out, use the Marine Corps style latrine, and obey... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Joe E
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Pacific Palisades, CA
Amazing experience of a lifetime

We must have seen at least 100 whales during our recent trip to the lagoon. Some were very... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2018
Ruth C
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Los Angeles, California
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Jul 21, 2018
“Raw and wonderful!”
Feb 12, 2018
“Amazing experience of a lifetime”
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Actually visited back in 1989, you had to camp out, use the Marine Corps style latrine, and obey the Dorey hackers who shouted !Nada! when you got too close to the whales. Visited the one-person whale conservation program office; his description of the job was...More

1  Thank Joe E
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We must have seen at least 100 whales during our recent trip to the lagoon. Some were very friendly and allowed us to touch them and were coming out near the boat to look at us! An incredibly wonderful experience. We used Mario’s tours and...More

2  Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We sailed into Scammons lagoon way back in 1972. Due to the captains stuborn nature we ran aground and had to empt the 48 ft sailboat of all it's stowage. This took us a few hours. The whole while pods of whales circled us ,...More

1  Thank JuliaB4117
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful experience. So many whales willing to get close to you. I recommend it highly. Did it through Andiamo Travel

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

Went on a tour with Bajas Frontier Tours to Central Baja and Scammon's Lagoon. Stayed in nice hotel and went out in the lagoon twice. There were over 2,500 whales and babies in the lagoon. Boat goes out, sits and soon you are surrounded by...More

4  Thank banjowine
Reviewed 14 February 2014

Marios tours can be reached by email and reserved. Its one of the first places you see as you approach Guerrero Negro. They were awesome. I have used them twice to see the gray whales and both times had amazing experiences. They are respectful of...More

2  Thank bajagirl2010
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