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Address: Punta Banda, Mexico
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Roughly translated as "the snorter," this underwater cave...

Roughly translated as "the snorter," this underwater cave regularly sucks in sea water and spits it out the cave's top drenching visitors to the site.

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La Bufadora Tour in Baja California
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Ensenada Shore Excursion: Blow Hole and La Bufadora Tour with Horseback Riding

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This was an excursion by Carnival cruise and we got transport there by bus. The marine geyser is good. The views of the surrounding ocean side are spectacular on a sunny day. Just... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Westland, Michigan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

La Bufadora is a rock formation through which waves shoot up and create a geyser effect...water goes inot the air and you will often see a rainbow. After the first few times, you've see it. Great views are abundant in the area. The street leading up to La Bufadora is lined with booths with salesmen pushing tequila, souvenirs, viagra, pictures... More 

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Rayville, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the tour thru Carnival Miracle as last stop on 15 day Hawaiian cruise. Tour guide Leslie was awesome, very knowledgeable of Ensenada area. Once arrived at LaBufadora, walked as a group down to the blow hole site while navigating through the crowded shop areas. The view was spectacular, especially being there at sundown! Saw migrating whales plus active dolphins... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing sights. Excellent food - clams, churros and fish tacos are a must try. Delicious. Flea market can be a bit annoying with everyone trying to get you to buy something but it has nice souvenirs (just need to bargain).

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excursion by Carnival cruise and we got transport there by bus. The marine geyser is good. The views of the surrounding ocean side are spectacular on a sunny day. Just watch out for all the vendors who will try to sell you stuff at an inflated tourist price. Returning back to the car park, there are restrooms... More 

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Fayetteville, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is such a beautiful Marine Geyser. The water is clear, the views are breathtaking. This is such a beautiful piece of nature. Admission is Free! If negotiating stresses you out, this shopping area will make you sweat! Not for the faint of heart. Be ready to negotiate to get good deals on shopping, viagra, liquor, food, trinkets, souvenirs, bags,... More 

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Bothell, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Did a quick excursion to Ensenada and went to the La Bufadora just south of Ensenada. A storm was brewing and with a strong tide, the blow hole was absolutely spectacular. Even the tour guide said that it was the highest she had ever seen. This was my second trip there and it was twice as strong as the first... More 

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Andalusia, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was nice place to visit it was beautiful. We got to see a lot of the area on the 30 mile bus ride out there which was pretty cool. There is a lot going on here nothing you want you can get and eat. Wish I would have had more time to spend there. Its a busy area. I... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Bufadora is a blowhole that spouts water about 50 feet high every thirty seconds or so. If you're close enough to the rocks, you can get sprayed and it was easy enough to get a close spot to observe on a random Wednesday. It seemed like the blowhole was caused by the water pressure of crashing waves, but Wikipedia... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bufadora was lovely, peaceful, awesome. However to get to this place one must side-step and rebuff about 1/4 mile of desperate Mexican sales persons. This was a real negative to me. The Bufadora is one of 3 blow holes in the world, and it is majestic in its setting amongst the rocks and the silvery ocean. It must have sounded... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

After reading many negative reviews everywhere about how dirty it is and the venders hogging you all the time ,I was a bit nervous about booking this excursion,but since it's one of its kind ,we decided to go anyways . And we did not repent our decision a tiny bit.The hot water spouts out of the ocean / caves and... More 

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