Why Everyone is Visiting Cabo Pulmo
Grand Solmar Vacation Club suggests a day trip to this great Los Cabos Marine park.
Cabo Pulmo is the go-to place for divers and beach aficionados who want to enjoy deep blue waters with abundant marine life. Established in the early 1990s, the main intention for the development of Cabo Pulmo National Marine Park is to protect the oldest living Coral Reef across North America. The goal was a success, and now Cabo Pulmo has opened its doors to tourists for swimming, diving, snorkeling and other beach activities.
Grand Solmar Vacation Club Suggests Snorkeling
Safety should always be everyone’s main priority. The staff at Cabo Pulmo are well-aware of that; which is why they always make sure all snorkelers wear a life vest before enjoying the waters. For added protection, a licensed captain and expert tour guides are also on the boat – always ready to assist for your safety and pleasure.
Furthermore, in case the need arises, and an oxygen tank is available on board.
Booking a snorkeling tour will help you enjoy the beautiful Mermaid Beach.
The next stop is the Sea Lion Colony, and the last is the Las Navajas Reef where you will have a once in a lifetime opportunity of swimming with majestic manta rays. Although seasonal, the tour also includes whale watching.
The snorkeling tour costs around $60 if you bring along your snorkel gear. You also have the option to rent the full equipment for an added price of $15.
Cabo Pulmo takes pride in many diving sites ranging from 15 to 100 feet. Some of these diving sites include La Esperanza, El Cantil, El Isolate, Las Casitas, La Lobera, and the famous Mermaid Beach. When diving in one of these sites, expect to encounter a school of Sardines, Bigeye Trevallies, Yellowtail Snappers, African Pampanos, Surgeonfish and many more.
Also brace yourself to see turtles, stingrays, and electric eels. When you are diving during the certain seasons, then you will surely be in awe to witness bull and tiger sharks, mobula rays, guitarfish, and humpback whales.
This is why a famous explorer Jacques Cousteau referred Cabo Pulmo as the “Aquarium of the World.
The diving activity in Cabo Pulmo is not only for adults and professionals; children eight years old and older can take advantage of it, too. The dive is facilitated by expert divers to guarantee the utmost safety.
There are many diving activities to choose from. In addition to children’s diving, there is half course, open water or full course, referral dive, advanced open water, and adventure diver. Each type of diving lesson comes with different inclusions and price. As a Grand Solmar Vacation Club tip, book a snorkeling tour or diving activity ahead of time. This way, there is a big possibility you can enjoy a lower rate rather than making last minute bookings.