How about watching the giant blackfin whales or the majestic humpback whales in their natural habitat while sailing in the beautiful sea of Cortez. That’s right, from January to March, These beautiful animals, also called the largest mammals in the world, travel kilometers during the winter to reach the warm waters of the Sea of Cortez and settle during the first months of the year; Ideal season and perfect weather for dozens of whales to give birth to their young.
The tour they take annually is impressive. It is estimated that these beautiful whales travel 20,000 to 25,000 kilometers each year starting from extremely icy waters to warmer places, such as the peninsula of Baja California, where they settle for a few months and again move to what would be their starting point. Fortunately those who are interested in living the experience of whale sightings and have residence in cities such as Mexicali, Tijuana, San Luis Rio Colorado, Caborca, Nogales, Hermosillo or in places like Phoenix, Tucson, Yuma, Caléxico, downtown and valley of California in the United States, they no longer have to go so far as Puerto Peñasco is very close to you, traveling by road.
The accesses to Puerto Peñasco, also known as Rocky Point, are quite safe, the destination has excellent quality hotel developments that are located at the edge of the beach and within the city. Sometimes visitors who stay in front of the sea can enjoy whale sightings from their balcony, however the best way to observe these wonderful creatures is by using the different excursion services offered by some local companies, who know exactly how to Where to go to enjoy this unique natural spectacle.
Most excursions provide drinks and snacks to those on board, one more reason to make your experience unforgettable.
Do you need more excuses? Visit Puerto Peñasco and enjoy an excellent weekend!!!