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Marlin Adventures

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Calle Paseo Alvaro Obregon 460-F | Esquina Melchor Ocampo, La Paz 23006, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Armando and Sergio were exceptional guides! They were very accomodating of the needs of our diverse group that included both children and elderly, as well as Mexicans and foreigners. They really made this trip the highlight of our travel to La Paz. Besides, the booking...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trip was great. They were really safe - everyone got lifejackets. The guide was very knowledgable when he talked about the whale sharks, their biology, conservation, and the environment. I was surprisingly uncomfortable in the water, which I didn't expect given that I've done...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank slantendicular
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Took a 7 hour boat tour with Jaciel and Javier with our friends. Really amazing experience swimming with sea lions, whale sharks and more. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chase M
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Really wonderful day and experience with everyone involved. Nice small group and attentive guides. Probably the most friendly group of people we have met in La Paz. Very reasonable price compared to competitors.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alertchief
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Excellent dive trip October 21, 2018. Did two dives, one on a freighter wreck and the other on a shallow reef. Excellent valet service, Armando was a great dive master, very caring, looking out for his divers. Between dives we were treated to a scrumptious...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ian O
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We were touring with another group and we watched as this boat charged through a large group of dolphins. Clearly they had no respect for the fact that the dolphins were feeding and had circled a large net of fish with their swimming. The Marlin...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Emily K
Reviewed 20 May 2018

I took a day private tour with Marlin Adventures in order to swim with Sea Lions and Whale Sharks out of La Paz. I spoke for long time with both the guide and the business owner explaining how I appreciate wildlife and my efforts to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Irma T
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Jaciel and Arturo really know how to make you feel welcomed and ready for a wonderful day on the water. Swimming with the Whale Sharks was an experience of a lifetime. Whale Sharks, Yellow Jack Fish and Mobula Ray swimming, viewing a pod of Dolphins...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kristin E
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Marlin Adventures provided us with excellent guides, captain, boat, meals and service. We spent a depth information about the weather, sea and climate change issues in the Sea of Cortez. We swam with sea lions and were able to hold them. WE proceeded to a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank pasos2014
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We did 2 days with Marlin Adventures. Day 1 we took a long boat ride out to the Sea Lion colony and swam with them - this was just awesome. They're playful and its kinda scary because they're so large, but it was a great...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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1fireguy
17 September 2016|
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Response from kipaco | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I do not know. I believe it's a pretty strict permit process to be able to camp on the island.
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danielle c
11 November 2015|
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Response from EchoSanDiego | Reviewed this property |
We were actually at the start of the wale shark season October 20th, so you should see them too, our tour started at 9am so if you are going to drive from Cabo it's about 2 plus hours but that really depends on traffic, we... More
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