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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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A spectacular beach where tourists come to view the sea lions in the month of June.
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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 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
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

It is an OK walking path from Historic Downtown to the Hotel Area (Beach) an assortment of birds will be seen here, flying or swimming catching a fish or a bug... yeah bugs, be ready for those little flying bugs (mosquitos) also you will hear...More

Thank Hector F
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were walking from our hotel to downtown and got to see a forest fire up close. The bird sanctuary had caught on fire from someone's cooking fire. Burned for many hours and all of Cabo had black soot and dead embers all over.

Thank Reno D
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The "Estuary" was right outside our balcony!! Woke up to all kinds of birds chirping!! It was great!!

1  Thank D'Arcy M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very quiet. A short walk from Holiday Inn. Some wildlife . This place has really suffered from the Hurricane in 2013/2014 . It's still a beautiful place to visit

1  Thank Gerald V
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Estuary was only a mile and a half from our hotel so I thought it wouldn't be a big deal to walk there and check it out even though it was pretty hot. However, I got all the way down there and it was...More

2  Thank l8ysinclair
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This was right next to our hotel (Holiday Inn Resort) and was a really pretty place to spend some outside time.

1  Thank TerriBaroch
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Its the only place in all of Cabo that is green and somewhat lush, however, its very hot and humid walking along the beach. The beach is unsafe to swim in so you cant cool off, and the flies were swarming so bad they it...More

1  Thank jolen6
Reviewed 10 April 2017

this is a fresh water bird sancuary that has a wide variaty of bird including Osprey's.Easily accessible by car or taxi from San Jose de Cabo

1  Thank keithmillard
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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...
9 June 2016|
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Response from Stephiepu | Reviewed this property |
I don't know....I don't recommend that type of footwear anywhere except for a public bathroom!