8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 8 dinners
This Baja family vacation is for families with Millennial kids and has everything from glamping on a gorgeous uninhabited island to kayaking and snorkeling, all while leaving plenty of time to do nothing but relax and wander. There is a little something for everyone and no pressure to stay on the path well traveled.
Glamping on a Secluded Island
Have a comfortable and glamourous camping experience with cozy beds and delicious home cooked meals on a secluded island all to yourself.
Explore Isla Espiritu Santo
While glamping on this secluded island with no roads, cars, restaurants, or people we’ll hike, relax on the beach, swim, kayak, and standup paddleboard in complete privacy.
Snorkel in Cabo Pulmo
Baja locals had fought to protect the waters in Cabo Pulmo and their efforts paid off. The waters are now full of kaleidoscopic tropical fish that we can swim with.
Night Out in Todos Santos
Visit the best cantinas in town for a night of drinks, stories, dancing, and getting to know the locals.
Hike and Surf in Todos Santos
Todos Santos is not only a quaint Mexican town, but a place where hiking cactus strewn cliffs and catching the perfect surf are never far away.
Fly to Baja
Snorkel in Cabo Pulmo National Park, a protected reef system that’s now thriving due to the conservation efforts of the local community. Experience firsthand the gorgeous underworld that they fought so hard to save.
Mountain Bike Ride
Take an adrenaline-pumping mountain bike ride through the desert landscape of Baja. Bring your camera—you won’t be sorry!
Morning Hike Option
Wake up bright and early and break a sweat with a morning hike. By the time you’re done, the day will already feel like a success!
Scuba Diving Option (at your own expense)
If you’ve always wanted to try scuba diving, here’s your chance! This five-star dive center offers dive education, PADI courses, and first-class dive guides and instructors. If you’re already certified, join fellow divers and a pro, and take off for an unforgettable experience among the only living reef in the area.
El Bismarkcito Dinner
Enjoy an incredible dinner at the lively El Bismarkcito, a La Paz institution. Pssst…they’re famous for their fabulous tacos!
Boat Ride to Isla Espiritu Santo
Take a boat ride to the secluded Isla Espiritu Santo to go glamping and have an entire island all your own to explore!
Isla Espiritu Santo
Unhook from the fast-paced world on Isla Espiritu Santo, an uninhabited island located in the Sea of Cortez that’s perfect for adventuring and glamping.
One of the best was to explore the Sea of Cortez is by kayak, allowing us to take it nice and easy, gliding on the surface of the water while thousands of colorful fish swim just below.
Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Kayaking, or Snorkeling
You decide how to explore the sea just off the coast Isla Espiritu Santo: snorkel, kayak, stand-up paddle board or swim. There’s no wrong answer in these waters!
Boat to Los Islotes
Take a boat from Isla Espiritu out to Los Islotes to snorkel with the area’s famed sea lions! Snorkel to watch playful, underwater antics of these curious creatures, and grab some epic photos with them in the water!
Optional Morning Yoga
Don’t want to sleep in? Start the day off with a gentle yoga class at the hotel.
Take a clifftop hike above the shoreline for spectacular views of stark sand contrasted against vibrant sea, watching for resident sea lions, birds, and whales along the way.
Los Cerritos is one of the best surf breaks in Baja, featuring a smooth, sandy bottom and small waves breaking close to shore, perfect for all levels to experience the sport of surfing!
Enjoy a ride on an endless stretch of beach, learning from our guide about Baja ranching culture and wildlife as we ride.
Evening Cooking Class
Learn how to make the perfect margarita and special local dish from the best, Chef Iker himself from Chef Iker’s Colibris Café. Your taste buds will never be as happy.
Night Out in Todos Santos
Head out for a night on the town. Start with dinner and drinks at a favorite local restaurant, and then head out to a bar to hear some music, do a little dancing, share a pint with the locals, and have a whole load of fun.
Depart / Arrive home
Dates & Prices
Smart Traveler Advantages
Book a trip 9 months ahead of the day that you want to leave and get free flight insurance, free cancellation insurance, and a GoPro Hero Session!
If you are a returning Thomson guest, please subtract $500 per family from these prices.
All entrance fees, accommodations based on two to a room, land transportation, private bilingual guide throughout, all meals, bottled water & snacks in the vehicle, Comprehensive Travel Insurance.
Thomson Family Adventures will attempt to adhere to this itinerary and its hotels as much as possible. However, certain conditions (political, climatic, environmental, cultural, or availability) may necessitate changes in the accommodations.
- Why Thomson
Guaranteed DeparturesNo matter what happens, once your family books a trip you’re going.
GuidesBe accompanied for your entire trip by an expert local in-country guide who will know all of the ins and outs of the adventure and destination.
Small GroupsWith a small group you’ll have plenty of time for spontaneity and to develop a connection with your fellow travelers and guide.
Every Thomson Family Adventures trip comes with travel insurance for your entire family at no extra cost.