As the hub of the Baja California Sur state, La Paz attracts all kinds of tourists, from solo travelers to families. With the vast ocean and pristine beach as its backdrop, La Paz teems with eco-friendly activities that balance fun and environmental responsibility. Fully enjoy a visit to La Paz with these activities.
Swim With Nature
Fronting La Paz is the Sea of Cortez, an area of immense marine diversity. More than 200 islands in this body of water have been declared as conservation areas. These islands are under the protection of the UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves.
Isla Espiritu Santo which is narrowly separated from Isla Partida, are part of these network of biosphere reserves in La Paz. Because of these natural resources, Eco-tourism is widely supported in the region. To raise awareness on the unique biodiversity of the area, some tours allow visitors to swim with whale sharks, sea lions, and other marine creatures inhabiting the waters. Visitors are also given opportunities to snorkel, scuba dive, and kayak around the island.
Explore the Malecon
The Malecon is known as La Paz’s waterfront promenade. At 5 km from end to end, Malecon bursts with activity from sunrise until after dark. Along the promenade are restaurants, cafes, shops, galleries and other establishments. Couples and families can be found strolling along the path or watching the sunset.
A stroll along the Malecon could be an enjoyable experience. The path breaks into several small plazas with benches and sculptural pieces … Read More