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Visit San Ignacio Lagoon

Visit San Ignacio Lagoon and discover why it is the best place for whale watching in Baja.

person hugging a gray whale

hugging a gray whale

Join us when you decide to have a whale-watching experience like nothing else

Explore the wonders of whale watching at its finest with Ocean Safaris. Immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of our San Ignacio Lagoon glamping camp, renowned as the ultimate destination for this extraordinary marine spectacle in Baja.

Discover the Unparalleled Charm of San Ignacio Lagoon. Join us and elevate your whale-watching adventure by choosing San Ignacio Lagoon, a place celebrated for its vibrant biodiversity and a community deeply committed to preservation. Embrace a journey that opens your heart to life’s profound connections and allows you to witness the gray whale in its most authentic and unfiltered essence.

The Gray whales that come here are friendly and enjoy interacting with the people who live here. They also enjoy interacting with those who visit every year for whale watching. And according to our guests, our guides, and the people who inhabit San Ignacio Lagoon, they all share the same reason: these whales want to connect with our species, communicate with us, show us their world, and their immense kindness so that we carry it with us forever in our memories

Every year, between December and mid-April.  the Pacific gray whales travel to the waters of San Ignacio Lagoon, arriving This is the time for them to give birth, nurturing their calves in preparation for a long migration north to the feeding grounds of the artic

Our San Ignacio Lagoon Tour will redefine your perspective on life. Our glamping camp, nestled in the desert along the ocean, offers unparalleled comfort while immersing you in the untamed beauty of the surroundings.

San Ignacio Lagoon  is located In the area known as El Vizcaíno Boispere Reserve which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the largest wildlife refuge in Mexico. The reserve safeguards a multitude of species, from sea lions to sea turtles, and so much more along with the gray whales

San Ignacio Lagoon is not just a renowned whale-watching destination, but it also beckons bird enthusiasts worldwide, it is a habitat supporting up to 200 bird species.; it’s a sanctuary for nature lovers seeking the harmony of diverse ecosystems.

The San Ignacio region is a treasure trove for outdoor eco-tourism, featuring kayaking on pristine beaches, hiking through picturesque hills, and exploring the vibrant local culture with visits to the museum and ancient cave paintings.

Connect with nature, beyond the joy of the best whale watching experience,  San Ignacio Lagoon is also about fostering connections with family and friends new and old

Whale Watching in Baja offers a unique opportunity to disconnect from the everyday and reconnect with nature. Surrounded by breathtaking landscapes, enchanting sunrises, and starlit nights accompanied by the songs of whales, this experience promises a renewed perspective, where peace, nature, and each new day hold profound purpose.