WHALE WATCHING >
The great gray whale calves in the protected bays along the Pacific Ocean of Baja. You can also see them at a distance all along the Pacific coastline as they spout water or breach. The prime months are January to through March. Find a bilingual guide that has been trained as a naturalist for best value.
Near La Paz is located the port of Pichilingue, there are ferries leaving the city to Mazatlan, Manzanillo and Guaymas.
The city is has a nice beach and a pleasant promenade decorated with statues and palm trees, and is less touristic than other cities of the peninsula as Cabo San Lucas or San Jose.