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La Paz VIP Tours

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La Paz 23060, Mexico
+52 612 200 3989
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One of the most incredible experiences ever!

This is the only tour for whale sharks you should take in La Paz! Eagle Eye Eddie was picking out... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Quinn H
Fantastic Boat Tour: Magical

Katrin and Mano were amazing guides and hosts of a day out in the bay of La Paz. Katrin was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LindaPinda100
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Only by previous appointment, reduced groups, private tours and custom tours. Contact us by email. We will get back to you in less than 12 hours, or telephone or whatsapp. We run daily tours to swim and snorkel with the whale sharks, the sea lions, visit beautiful Balandra Beach, full day in Espiritu Santo Island. We also offer Private Tours customised to fit your interests and schedule. All the tours are guided (English, Spanish, Italian, French) and we offer photography and videography service. We can also arrange your fishing trip with our very experienced and friendly captains, including all the gear and live bait when available. Please contact us for more details
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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La Paz 23060, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the only tour for whale sharks you should take in La Paz! Eagle Eye Eddie was picking out whale sharks in the water long before we could even realize they were there! We got to swim alongside many sharks when other tour companies...More

Thank Quinn H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Katrin and Mano were amazing guides and hosts of a day out in the bay of La Paz. Katrin was extremely knowledgeable and attentive to our party of nine. She was perfect with our children of ages 3 and 7! We learned a lot about...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent a day with Katrin and her boat captain Eddie this week while on vacation in Todos Santos. Was the highlight of the trip. Snorkeling with sea lions was unforgettable. Touring the rest of the island, seeing the wildlife, beautiful scenery, and the amazing...More

Thank hokieg
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A C, Owner at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear hokieg thank you very much for your review, I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your tour with our team, we hope you come back for the whale shark season, starting October 1st. Best Greetings Anna, Katrin and Eddie

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

I took my 16 year old daughter on a trip to Mexico, and found out about La Paz VIP Tours on TripAdvisor. The other people we were grouped with had to cancel. Rather than cancelling the entire tour, Anna and Eddie took just the two...More

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A C, Propietario at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

Dear xunshyne thank you so much for your review, we are happy to hear you were so pleased and enjoyed it so much. And of course, if the other guests cancel it is not your fault and we will always provide the service, even without...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

Anna has three qualities not often found together in these parts: deep knowledge of the area's nature, true passion for the place, and an understanding and a a commitment to servicing the needs of each client. The coast's rugged beauty with its rare combination of...More

Thank coleccionista1898
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A C, Propietario at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

Dear coleccionista1898, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, I love your description of the islands.It is truly breathtaking. Thank you for your compliments, we are delighted you enjoyed the tour. Thanks again for your preference and until next time Anna

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Fabulous 4/5 hour excursion with Anna and Eddie. Anna is hilarious and highly informative about all things nature and more. Eddie prepared the best ceviche and burritos we ate during our whole Baja trip, setting us up for an unforgettable lunch on a beach in...More

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A C, Propietario at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

Dear Nicholas t Thank you so much for your review, and crediting Eddie for the lunch, but actually we have a chef preparing the ceviche in the early morning and the burritos are made by a mexican housewife in the most traditional way (over fire,...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2018

Having contacted several companies in regards to taking a Whale Shark Tour, i found La Paz VIP Tours to be the most outstanding company. Anna was quick to respond to all my emails and questions. After telling her i was a single traveller she noted...More

Thank Phillip B
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A C, Propietario at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2018

Dear Phillip B Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a 5* review. I think you are talking about Valiente (Valiant) yes, he is my favorite, he comes back every year, and is easily distinguish by his broken fin, he always...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

This had to be the highlight of our trip to the Cabo area. We opted for the half day tour and got to swim with the whale sharks and snorkel with the sea lions along a beautiful coral reef. The lunch was delicious and the...More

Thank mois49
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A C, Propietario at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Dear mois49 thank you so much for your kind words, we love to hear you loved every detail of our tour and you appreciate our efforts to preserve the environment, it was a pleasure you have you on board, thanks again for your preference and...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018

My wife and I did the Whale Shark tour with VIP tours, and we were VERY impressed with every aspect of their operation. Anna was very quick in her responses to us with questions when we were booking. Our guide, Katrin, was amazing. She made...More

Thank jdks84
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A C, Propietario at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Dear jdks84 Than you so much for this wonderful review, we are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the tour so much, nothing makes us happier than words like yours, we are sorry we did not have any shared tour to the islands, that is the...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Four of us booked a semi-private trip, Anna got a couple from Chicago to join us with our guide Katrin. The day started with a safety briefing and an explanation of how the day would go. All very professional. There was plenty of equipment available,...More

Thank Jaylee47
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A C, Owner at La Paz VIP Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Dear Jaylee47 Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a great and detailed review, we appreciate very much your patronage and your recommendation, we hope you visit us again soon, until then, keep having fun and adventures! Katrin, Manolo and Anna

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Savanna K
July 15, 2018|
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Response from TraceyFogarty | Reviewed this property |
No feeding the whale sharks. They eat plankton. That is why they are in this area, there is an abundance of food for them. This company is very responsible. We will use them again the next time we go. Have fun.
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Savanna K
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Response from Tracy W | Reviewed this property |
No. This company is well educated and loves to share their knowledge during the tour in the hopes of educating others.
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Savanna K
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Response from P P | Reviewed this property |
No! They suck plankton from the surface of the water, so you couldn't really feed them. I was impressed with the efforts of our guide to keep us from stressing the animals. No touching, keep a safe distance, and at first... More
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