Planning Your Trip
When do you travel to Baja California?
Which ships travel to Baja California?
When is the best time to travel to Baja California?
What type of weather can I expect during a Baja California expedition?
What are the water conditions in the Sea of Cortez?
When is the best time to see whales in Baja California?
Do I need any vaccinations? Is a medical form necessary?
Do I need a valid passport to travel to Baja California?
Is a visa necessary?
Is there a time difference in Baja California?
What are the airport transfers like?
Can I book additional nights with you if I wish to extend my stay in La Paz?
Can I bring my children or grandchildren to Baja California?
What are the requirements of minors under age 18 traveling with one parent/or legal guardian?
What is included in my trip cost?
Is there an upper age limit for Baja expedition guests?
What is the cost of the voyage video created by the video chronicler?
Packing and Preparation
What footwear is a necessity in Baja California?
Will I get seasick? Will I need Dramamine or seasickness patches?
What kind of clothes do I need for a Baja California expedition?
Should I bring Mexican currency?
How much cash should we bring per person?
What are the ships’ amenities?
What are the cabin amenities?
Are the ships wheelchair accessible?
Does the ship have a pool?
Is there a gym or fitness center on board?
Is there a spa? What kind of treatments?
When does the ship travel from location to location?
Is there a doctor on board?
Can my family and friends contact me in case of emergency at home?
Will I be able to access the internet while on board?
What is the food like on board?
What types of special meal requests can be accommodated on board?
Is alcohol available on the boat and on shore?
Is the water safe to drink in Mexico, and are water bottles provided on board?
Are snacks available during the day and in between meals?
Do I need to dress up for dinner?
Are gratuities included in the cost of the expedition?
How will I pay my bill for personal items on board?
Will there be talks or presentations on board?
What is Recap?
Lindblad Expeditions often refers to the value of flexible schedules. What does this mean to me?
How will I explore Baja California?
What activities are included?
Are there activities that can be done on our own while on the voyage, and will we have free time?
What wildlife will I see on a Baja expedition?
What whales will I see in the Sea of Cortez?
Are your Baja California expeditions physically challenging? Will I be able to walk unassisted, or is the terrain difficult?
Are there short hikes and long hikes?
Would hiking sticks be helpful or just get in the way? Are they even permitted?
What is a wet landing?
Is snorkeling equipment available on board?
How often will snorkeling will be offered?
What activities are available for children?
What is the difference between photo expeditions and other expeditions?
What can you tell me about the expedition staff on board?
What is the role of the video chronicler?
What is a certified photo instructor?