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San Jose's Estuary and Bird Sanctuary

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Paseo San Jose, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico
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beautiful birds in san jose del cabo

if you wanna see all types of birds in san jose del cabo visit this place, you won't regret it! we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John S
Fresh Water Wetland Nature Preserve

My husband and I rented horses at the nearby stable and rode along the beachfront perimeter of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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A spectacular beach where tourists come to view the sea lions in the month of June.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“the holiday inn” (48 reviews)
“peaceful walk” (13 reviews)
Paseo San Jose, San Jose del Cabo 23400, Mexico

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Reviewed 1 week ago

if you wanna see all types of birds in san jose del cabo visit this place, you won't regret it! we had a lot of fun visiting all the cages the entrance was free of charge also

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I rented horses at the nearby stable and rode along the beachfront perimeter of the San Jose del Cabo Estuary and Bird Sanctuary. Professional birders might be disappointed but we saw lots of fresh water shore birds in the estuary including white...More

Thank BJ K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great walk around parts of the estuary. It is beautiful and there were a variety of shore birds and warblers depending on where you were walking. Our hang up was we didn't feel all that safe while walking around some other two...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful natural area just beyond the hotel zone. Saw dozens of varieties of birds in a very short period of time.

Thank Ashley Maria G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was impacted by one of the 2017 hurricanes and is still being cleaned up and repaired - which is actively being done. The birds appear to be coming back.

Thank Tricia D
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This sanctuary is a really great walk. There are all sorts of different birds to see in the waterway. It’s a perfect length walk, but you want to do it early morning or late afternoon. Is quite exposed to the sun.

Thank Shirley M
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I always love the tranquility of this estuary. I rarely seen anyone else although unfortunately many leave their garbage behind. A river always calms the mind, and this one certainly does. Lots of seabirds such as pelicans. A total contrast to Cabo San Lucas, and...More

Thank yurisandra
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Don't waste your time. Recent hurricanes have decimated it. Trees down and not pretty. Lots of better choices in the area.

Thank Dave9000
Reviewed 11 July 2017

it is ok to visit for 20 minutes & walk the path. i personally didn't see very much wildlife, it had lots of bugs, & overgrown plants blocked views.

Thank Baopham316
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The estuary was flooded at the south entrance to mid-point. I finally found an entrance point mid-way to the north entrance. Peaceful, quiet place to get away from traffic and construction noise. Nice walking trail.

Thank LadyGallica
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15 December 2017|
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Response from Shirley M | Reviewed this property |
As you pass the shops on your left of the little strip mall, all the big hotels are on your right. Cabo Azul, the Mayan is the last one you pass before the roundabout. Go straight, no turns at the roundabout. The road does... More
Sarah S
4 March 2017|
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Response from boatmisser | Reviewed this property |
Depends on your definition of an easy walk. The estuary can be toured from the south-end Holiday Inn side or the north-end San Jose side, but the connection between these two ends is flooded, requiring a long detour between... More
Krista L
2 January 2017|
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Response from stefanofro | Reviewed this property |
Yes it has been redone, it is now a nice path...