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Sayulita Sailing Explorations

Address: Calle Tortuga #15, Sayulita 91345, Mexico
Phone Number: 0443221884788
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Ranked #8 of 26 Activities in Sayulita
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Owner description: Sayula 1 is a Custom 50ft Sailing Trimaran with all the luxuries on board for an amazing day on the...
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities
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Owner description: Sayula 1 is a Custom 50ft Sailing Trimaran with all the luxuries on board for an amazing day on the Bay. Capt. Darrin has been sharing & teaching his passion of sailing good times & sailing with the whales with people for 25 years in many ports around the world before making Sayulita , Mexico his home. There is no other Boat , Crew or Captain that will give you the memorable time you will have on board Sayula 1 , "As said by many" . Great food & Open Bar , Being towed off the back of the boat with a Margarita in hand.Cool breeze'zzz , Sailing along with the dolphins , whales , Etc , lots of Deck Cushions & plenty of shade . Sailing is always a big part of our day. Sit back & relax or help out with the hoisting of the sails, "always a great photo opportunity ".The snorkeling is excellent in the winter months at the Islands . Videos of trips past are on you tube under Sayulita Sailing Explorations.These show what a unique personal boat Sayula 1 is.Our office is located right on the bridge coming into Sayulita , you can't miss it , "Sayulita Sailing Explorations" Stop in and say hello & don't miss an amazing day on the water with us while visiting Sayulita & the surrounding area's...
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Everett, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

My family and friends had a great time aboard Sayula 1. The crew was super. The cold truth is that the boat itself is a little rundown, so if you are looking for a luxury experience with like-new kayaks, paddleboards, etc this is not the boat for you. But if you want to avoid some of the more rowdy, overcrowded... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

For 1,100 pesos you go out for the entire day on the boat to see whales and a sea cave. It is very worth while and the entire staff is incredible. I would highly recommend this for anyone looking to take a day out on the ocean

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We had an awesome day sailing to Marietas Islands on the Sayula 1! There are many activities to choose from and the service is wonderful! We also saw quite a few whales! Great music, great service, great vibe-highly recommend!

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Redmond, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We had a great day on the boat. Weather was perfect, we saw many whales, some right next to the boat, the kids did snorkeling for the first time ever and we all enjoyed swimming into the beach at Mariettas Island. Both adults and kids were well catered for when it came to food and drink. Thanks for a great... More 

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Augusta, Missouri, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We booked this thru rio and the trip was exactly as he said....crew was wonderful, entertaining and attentive..food was excellent, fresh cooked on boat, fresh fruit and all was plentiful. View was outstanding. Got to see plenty of whales and schools of fish. Marietta islands is unique and beautiful, however it was fairly crowded due to other excursions in the... More 

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Denver, Colorado USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I wish I could give 4.5 stars instead of just 4, because the 2 things I would change are fairly minor. First I want to say that I was so grateful to Rio, who runs things, for letting me go because they were booked up solid. It was New Year's Eve day and the weather was perfect! The boat was... More 

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donderio, Manager at Sayulita Sailing Explorations, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your trip. I felt a magical day going as well. We appreciate that you appreciate the extent to which we cater. On the topic of the kayak. We have replaced the part and even added two new paddle boards. The many people in the island on that day had everything to do with the time of... More 

Friday Harbor
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Bob and Mo's exellent adventure! My girlfriend and I were staying in Sayulita for 10 days this past winter and were approached on the beach one day about a day of sailing to the Mariettas Islands for some snorkeling and swimming. Turned out to be the highlight of our entire stay. The boat was gorgious. The day was spectacular. The... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Been on two trips with captain Darren, and it was a blast! The second time we went on this trip, the great captain Darren asked us on our way back to shore, if we were up for a sunset trip. So we decided to go back out, something I never will either regret or forget. It was full moon and... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We met Rio on the beach where we enrolled into the sailing trip on New Year Eve of 2014. We didn't know what we were getting into so showed up in the morning as scheduled. From there, everything was taken care of, it was such a great day. The taxi was quickly arranged to the Marina, the boat was very... More 

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Gothenburg, Västra Götaland County, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Our swedish group of 10 people (adults and children) thought the sailingtrip was great! All of it! The boat - Sayula 1 - felt safe and the crew was amazing to us and our kids - with excellent food, drinks and service! Swimming and snorkelling around the Marietta Islands was great and we got to see whales as well -... More 

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