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Address: Cabo marine protected area, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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Rock overlooking the sea; a great spot for whale-watching and snorkeling.

Rock overlooking the sea; a great spot for whale-watching and snorkeling.

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$95.00*
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Snorkel Tour to Pelican Rock
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$60.00*
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Snorkeling Adventure Cruise in Los Cabos Coastline
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$79.00*
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Glass-Bottom Boat Ride and Snorkel Tour in Cabo San Lucas

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Great place to dive!

Pelican Rock is a great place to dive! Nice and easy, not much current or surge, lots of fish. It must be a great place to snorkel, too, because we always see a ton of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Kelli M
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Baxter, Minnesota, United States
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Baxter, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Pelican Rock is a great place to dive! Nice and easy, not much current or surge, lots of fish. It must be a great place to snorkel, too, because we always see a ton of snorkelers above us when we're there!

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Torrance
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We actually saw more Pelicans in the bay, harbor, and air than on the rock. There are many things to see in this area.

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Accokeek, Maryland, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the sites on the boat tours. Interesting - would not be worth a trip alone, but it is part of the boat trips and adds to the pleasure of the trip

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Long Beach, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great dive at any experience level! Whit tip sharks, moray eels, sea lions if you are lucky!

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Medford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to spend some time snorkeling. Close to the Marina and Medano Beach. Great snorkeling for beginers

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Hollywood
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a glass bottom boat and tour Pelican rock, Seal Rock, the amazing rock formations at Land's End (Arches and more). Even if you don't get off at Lover's beach take the boat trip. You do have to wade into the water and climb up a ladder to board...plenty of help to get you and your picnic supplies onto and... More 

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Aliso Viejo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Once we found Pelican Rock, we spent both our full days here. Crystal clear water for snorkeling and cliff diving is a big thrill. If you are looking for a snorkeling day trip, don't miss Pelican Rock. Best location in Cabo San Lucas

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Thank CaribbeanFan79
Hartford, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Going to Cabo is amazing, seeing the wildlife is also amazing. be careful though! Pelicans just like any other bird loves their perch and has a tendency to poo all over it! This however brings on many coral life. The reef fish have something to eat, What goes around comes around!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

We saw no pelicans at Pelican Rock. Rather, they were lining the slips in the marina. So, no birds but a couple of very good dives. Lots of fish and a playful young sea lion provided many photo opportunities. I don't know what people do there topside. There is not much to see snorkeling, unless the lions decide to play.... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Great tour of the arch via water taxi. They will tell you the landmarks in the tour and show you the certain rock formations that look like certain animals or figures. Pretty Cool

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