ABOUT US

ABOUT US 

Desert & Sea Expeditions is a company specialized in services of ground transportation y sightseeing tours in Loreto Baja California Sur. While it is true that many of our tours are in Loreto, Our comfortable units Are also used to perform lengths Circuits to several points of the peninsula.  The natural wonders that surround us allow us to offer various tourist activities related to the desert or the sea.

THE BAJA CALIFORNIA PENINSULA

Virgin beaches and land, majestic mountain ranges, intricate union between mountains, desert and sea; the Baja California peninsula is located northwest of Mexico. The slender silhouette stretches over 1300 kilometers, developing like a spine formed by a succession of mountain ranges, it is without a doubt the perfect hiding place for numerous natural treasures.

Despite its desert nature, the peninsula is home to incredible biodiversity, thanks to its geographical isolation and the variety of micro climates. Its varied flora and fauna has adapted to extreme climatic conditions, that wild state of survival has made possible many endemic species. Cactus, succulent plants and other desert species that inhabit at least 3 / 4 parts of the country are also here, offering coyotes, pumas, rabbits, hares and reptiles of all kinds an ideal place to live. At sea level, cormorants, herons, pelicans, blue-footed boobies and ospreys peacefully coexist with some colonies of sea lions that have decided to make their home in the Islands of the sea of ​​Cortes. True "Aquarium of the world" as Jacques Cousteau loved to describe it, the waters of the Gulf of California are also a true marine sanctuary that captivates the eyes of lovers of the deep.

In addition to permanent residents such as dolphins, the  Sea of ​​courteous and the lagoons of the Pacific are temporarily home to and birthplace of the largest marine mammals: Blue whales, Fin, humpback, orcas and the friendly Gray whales...

Although the richness in biodiversity seems to define this land that invites silence and rest, it is also a region rich in culture, history and tradition: from the paintings Left by the first inhabitants, to the Ruins of religious missions, the peninsula offers visitors an interesting collection of stories, anecdotes, and legends ... Away from the rest of the country, the Baja California peninsula is also a land with an interesting mix of Latino culture and culture of the Far West. Land of sunsets, this place seems to have incomparable wealth… just as the mythical land of ”El Dorado” constantly awakens the curiosity of visitors. Authentic immaculate land, it is certainly one of the few places that remains a perfect paradise for ecotourism.