NATURE & WILDLIFE IN MEXICO

On land and in the sea, Mexico is home to diversity of wildlife that is recognized worldwide.

Colorful underwater worlds, lively jungles, protected eco-reserves and alpine forests make Mexico’s wildlife richly diverse across the country. Whether you want to swim with whale sharks, release baby turtles, spot rare birds, hike cactus-lined trails or observe a forests of migrating butterflies, Mexico has it all, and Journey Mexico is committed to providing environmentally responsible travel, working to promote conservation and preservation of Mexico’s natural habitats.

SAMPLE ITINERARIES

Use the itineraries below to generate ideas for your vacation. Each itinerary is completely customizable – you choose your dates, accommodations, activities and more to create your perfect Mexico holiday.

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Monarch Butterflies and Playa Viva: An Eco-Friendly Adventure

Walk hand in hand with Mother Nature as you experience some of Mexico’s most life-affirming natural wonders.... read more »

Axolotls and Chinampas in Xochimilco: Nature & Conservation Experience

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Hours: 6

Enjoy bird watching and learn all about the intriguing Axolotl salamander, a rare amphibian with unique regeneration abilities that is... read more »

Private Gray Whale and Sea Turtle Adventure 3N Camp Experience

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Days: 4

Travel to majestic Magdalena Bay on the Pacific coast of the Baja California Peninsula to participate in a customizable, multi-day, wor... read more »

Escorted Group Tours – Copper Canyon Fall Hiking Expedition

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Days: 9

Our Copper Canyon escorted group tours offer a mix of adventure, history, culture and exploration. With an expert guide leading the way... read more »

Discovering the Sea of Cortez: Hidden Beaches, Whales, and Whale Sharks

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Days: 7

With a base in La Paz, travelers can experience unique encounter with wildlife, including whale sharks, migratory birds, sea turtles, s... read more »

Swim with Whale Sharks and visit ancient ruins
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5-day Adventure Swimming with Whale Sharks and Visiting Ruins

The Swim with Whale Sharks and Visit Ancient Ruins trip allows for an up-close encounter with the docile whale sharks, and visit to th... read more »

Todos Santos to Los Cabos Baja Whale Shark Swim

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Days: 8

This trip is the perfect mix of beach, culture, and interacting with nature. The first few days are spent in the Pueblo Magico of Todos... read more »

Wildlife Encounters in Baja California Sur

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Days: 8

The Wildlife Encounters in Baja California Sur explores the protected lagoons of the Pacific Ocean and Sea of Cortez, allowing for magn... read more »

Private Whale Shark Swim from Playa del Carmen

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Hours: 7

Live the experience of visiting blue waters of the Caribbean Sea and have the amazing opportunity of swimming next to the biggest fish ... read more »

Yacht Expedition to Swim With Whale Sharks

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Hours: tba

Enjoy a private expedition to live an extraordinary day coexisting with the whale sharks in style.... read more »

Private Tulum and Akumal Tour

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Hours: 5.5

For those who only have limited time this great expedition that combines Mayan Culture and the natural experience of snorkeling with wi... read more »

Highland Monarch Butterflies
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Magical Mexican Migrations: Pacific Whales and Highland Butterflies

Pacific Whales and Highland Butterflies is an encounter where explorers can experience both of these extraordinary congregations of wil... read more »

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All Natural Mexico

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Days: 10

This trip is a memorable adventure taking in three different areas of Mexico: Puebla, the Gulf Coast, and the Yucatan Peninsula...... read more »

Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula

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Days: 9

The Yucatan Peninsula tour offers a fascinating blend of pre-Columbian, Colonial, and modern day culture and a variety of unique and di... read more »

9-day Monarch Butterfly Migration & Morelia Experience

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Days: 9

Discover Morelia and witness the natural phenomenon of the Monarch Butterfly migration while also getting to visit several charming n... read more »